• COTS’ Emer­gen­cy Shel­ter oper­ates at capac­i­ty through­out the year, offer­ing pro­grams and pro­vid­ing ser­vices for more than 900 men, wom­en and chil­dren dai­ly.

Campaigns

COTS Holiday Elves
COTS Holiday Elves
Volunteer Campaign
COTS has received an abundance of toys, household items, and more to gift to families in COTS programs this holiday but we need your help...
Home Makers
Home Makers
Volunteer Campaign
This fall/winter, COTS will re-open its 26 Peterboro location to offer 56 families a new place to call HOME! This building renovation wil...
YOU Make a Difference!
YOU Make a Difference!
Campaign
Your gift today will help keep staff and families safe and continue to Create Opportunities To Succeed! We wanted to let you know that ov...
Your support will help families in need this holiday.
Your support will help families in need this holiday.
Campaign
Your gift today will help keep staff and families safe and Create Opportunities To Succeed! We wanted to let you know that over the past ...
Check out this GREAT News!
Check out this GREAT News!
Campaign
We wanted to let you know that over the past 12 months, amid COVID-19, partner support helped us provide: 103 families with gift cards b...
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Warrior Women Against Poverty & COTS invite you to our annual Listening Session - virtually!   The evening will provide an ...
Warrior Women Against Poverty
Warrior Women Against Poverty
Campaign
Mentorship. Advocacy. Friendship.Changing lives one woman at a time.Warrior Women Against Poverty helps transform the lives of women and ...
#GivingTuesdayNow
#GivingTuesdayNow
Group Campaign
This #GivingTuesdayNow we're fundraising to support families experiencing and overcoming homelessness in the city of Detroit. Every ...
$5,257 raised (105%)
Standing Together Against COVID-19
Standing Together Against COVID-19
Group Campaign
In Michigan, the "housing wage" needed to pay for a modest two-bedroom unit is $17.25 an hour.* Michigan's minimum wage is $9.45 an hour....
Peterboro Arms Apartment Sponsors
Peterboro Arms Apartment Sponsors
Campaign
Sponsor an apartment for a family in the newly renovated Peterboro Arms apartment building! This former home of COTS shelter for families...
$0 raised
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Mission Welcome Home
Mission Welcome Home
Campaign
in 2020, COTS will re-open its 26 Peterboro location to offer 56 families a new place to call HOME! This building renovation will provide...
$2,149 raised
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Mission Movers
Mission Movers
Volunteer Campaign
This fall/winter, COTS will re-open its 26 Peterboro location to offer 56 families a new place to call HOME! This building renovation wil...
Year-End 2019
Year-End 2019
Group Campaign
There's still time to make a tax-deductible donation in 2019 to help families overcoming poverty and homelessness.Because of caring peopl...
$8,302 raised
Giving Tuesday 2019
Giving Tuesday 2019
Group Campaign
This Giving Tuesday we're fundraising to support families experiencing and overcoming homelessness in the city of Detroit. Every dollar r...
$5,146 raised (102%)
Herbie Russ Sings for COTS
Herbie Russ Sings for COTS
Campaign
This December, the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe in Grosse Pointe will host two evenings with Herbie Russ, a soulful performer who wears many music...
$7,734 raised (51%)
Soup City: Roaring Twenties Edition
Soup City: Roaring Twenties Edition
Campaign
Soup City – The Roaring Twenties Edition features music, art, and soup galore from more than 30 Metro Detroit restaurants. This even...
State of the Agency 2019
State of the Agency 2019
Group Campaign
In Michigan, the "housing wage" needed to pay for a modest two-bedroom unit is $17.25 an hour.* Michigan's minimum wage is $9.45 an hour....
Back-to-School 2019
Back-to-School 2019
Group Campaign
The end of the summer and the start of the new school year comes with mixed feelings. Many are sad to say goodbye to fun summer days but ...
Leading Ladies Present Tea at 3!
Leading Ladies Present Tea at 3!
Campaign
Leading Ladies for COTS invite you to put on your fancy hat and join us for high tea and the 2nd Annual COTS Community Awards Presentatio...
Soup City 2019: A Night at the Gallery II
Soup City 2019: A Night at the Gallery II
Campaign
Join us for an evening of expression, music, dance and soup to warm your soul and help benefit families served by COTS. Embrace the smoot...