Help For Flint is our State's current resource in directly providing Flint residence the clean water they need during this crisis. Inner State Gallery would like to open our doors to accepting resources like donated cases of water from our local Detroit community; who are interested in assisting aid to our neighbors during these difficult winter months. We will be dropping these resources off at the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan.
Food Bank of Eastern Michigan
Feel free to drop off your donations to Inner State Gallery : 1410 Gratiot Ave. Detroit 48207 during open hours: Thursday, Friday & Saturday 11am - 4pm. (313) 744-6505
The following items are acceptable:
- Full cases of commercially packaged water (no loose bottles)
- Commercially sealed gallon (or larger) containers of water
- All containers must have an expiration of at least 6 months in the future
The following items will not be accepted:
- Canned water
- Containers with open/broken seals
- Carbonated water
- Flavored water
- Water past its expiration date
They will be collecting donations thru February 20th 2016
More easy information about donating from HelpForFlint.com :
For those interested in donating money, go to FlintKids.org and click on "Donate Now" in upper right, or call the United Way at 810-232-8121, or Community Foundation of Greater Flint at 810-767-8279. The Community Foundation of Greater Flint, the United Way of Genesee County, Hurley Children’s Hospital and Greater Flint Health Coalition have created a fund for Flint residents.
The Salvation Army of Genesee County is also accepting donations to pay for water, filters and to pay delinquent water bills for residents who have received shutoff notifications. To donate: Web: www.salmich.org
Via smartphone: Text "WATER" to 91999
Mail: Salvation Army Flint Water Crisis, 211 W. Kearsley, Flint 48502
WINTER BLAST - CAMPUS MARTIUS - Feb 12th-Feb 14th to donate all proceeds to Flint
H2O FEST @ Tangent Gallery/Hastings Street Ballroom - Feb 13th - Donate at least a gallon of unopened water and free admission to the concert
GREENING OF DETROIT - Drop off bottled water on Saturday 1/29 between 8am and 10am at The Greening of Detroit's new offices at 13000 McNichols in Northwest Detroit so we can get it to Flint!
ANY ART VAN FURNITURE location in metro Detroit and lansing is accepting water drop off for Flint
Most of the firestations and police stations are also accepting donations