upcoming causes

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HAVEN has helped domestic violence and sexual assault victims and their families escape abuse and create safer lives for over 40 years. Our survivor-centered services honor survivors as experts of their own experiences. 

As Oakland County’s only comprehensive program for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, HAVEN provides shelter, counseling, advocacy and educational programming to nearly 30,000 people each year.

Haven Women's Shelter

Pontiac, Michigan

May 2019 Featured Cause

Haven Women’s Shelter, Pontiac, Michigan

Our motto is “One Bag at a Time”

Buy a bag today to be donated to one of our featured non-profit! Together, we can make a difference in the lives of a child, young adult and/or family!

Sneak Peek: April’s Featured Bag

This month’s featured bag is for Haven, a Michigan Women’s Shelter, that enables others to “live Without Fear”. It is a nationally recognized non-profit that has helped domestic violence and sexual assault victims and their families escape abuse for more than 43 years. 

Their mission is to “eliminate sexual assault and domestic violence and to empower survivors through advocacy and social change”.

They offer intervention, treatment, prevention and education programs to individuals and families though all stages of crisis. 

They have a 24-hour crisis and support line, residential program, counseling services, social action advocacy, safe therapeutic assault response team, prevention education and Personal Protection Order (PPO) Advocacy program to aid those in need and education to stop the cycle, one individual, child, family at a time.

How do we stop the cycle of sexual assault and domestic abuse?  “One Bag at a Time”

Child’s Comfort Bag

These bags offer children comfort when displaced from their home, set in new surroundings, and unsure of their futures.

We wish all children were happy and healthy, our hope is that receiving a Susie Q Comfort Bag will brighten their day, give them some peace and hope, and help make a difference in their outlook on the present and the future.

Imagine the smile on a child’s face that has a bag of goodies to keep them busy, to let them know others care, to provide them hope and inspiration, and to let them know others care and believe in them!

What our bags may contain:

Personal and Dental Toiletries

  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Hairbrush and comb
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste and floss
  • Water bottle
  • Chapstick

Comfort Items

  • Stuffed animal
  • Blanket

Activity/Craft Items

  • Coloring books/crayons
  • Activity books/colored pencils
  • Play-Doh kits
  • Lego or K’Nex Kits
  • Hot Wheel cars
  • Playing Cards/Card games
  • Puzzles

Inspirational Items

  • Journal
  • Inspirational item
  • Crystal stone

Bullying & Suicide Awareness

  • Educational material

Sponsor a featured bag today, to brighten the lives of children. 

Click here to donate to supply one or more $100  featured bags to the monthly non-profit causes being supported by Susie Q’s Kids, Inc.