Mittens for Detroit Collection Drive at West Michigan Whitecaps Winter Baseball Banquet January 23

The Tigers have spent past Winter Caravans firing guns at a police academy, serving coffee at Dunkin' Donuts, working the deli counter at Meijer and dishing out burgers at McDonald's. Next week, they'll be waiting tables at a National Coney Island, sampling a new Tigers ice cream at Hudsonville Creamery and taking a ride in [...]

By | January 17th, 2014|News, Press|0 Comments

All Free Knitting/Lion Brand team up for Mittens Charity Drive

  January is National Mitten month and AllFreeKnitting will be teaming up with Lion Brand to sponsor a mitten charity drive for Mittens for Detroit.  Knitting and crocheting are wonderful skills that allow you to give back to your community.  Given the record low temperatures we’ve been experiencing this year, there are plenty of people [...]

By | January 6th, 2014|News, Press|0 Comments

‘Mittens for Detroit’ launches effort to collect winter supplies for children and adults

Mittens for Detroit on Friday kicked off its fourth year of collecting winter supplies for children and adults. The collection runs until Feb. 28, 2014. The group partnered with Detroit Public Schools to give 6,200 new texting gloves to reward students in 11th and 12th grade for staying in school. MFD founder Erin Cummings delivered [...]

By | November 1st, 2013|News, Press, Videos|0 Comments

Mittens for Detroit Launches Fourth Year of Collection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mittens for Detroit Launches Fourth Year of Collection Efforts to Warm Hands and Hearts of Detroiters Non-profit partners with Detroit Public Schools to reward students, kick off Mittens for Detroit season DETROIT (October 29, 2013) — Today, Mittens for Detroit (MfD), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, launches its fourth year of collection efforts [...]

By | October 29th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

MFD Ticket Package available for September 18 Detroit Tigers Game

  Baseball and mittens? When it's the community spirited Detroit Tigers and Mittens for Detroit, they go hand in... paw. Please join us for "Mittens for Detroit Day at Comerica Park" as we cheer on the Tigers against the Seattle Mariners Sept 18. Purchase these special Mittens for Detroit tickets from and $5 from [...]

By | August 22nd, 2013|Events, MFD Events, News|0 Comments

Thank You!!!

As Spring approaches and the temperatures warm up again in Detroit, Mittens for Detroit would like to thank all of you who helped to make our third season a success. Many of you donated gloves to local drop boxes, money online and at our Giggles & Gloves event and helped us to spread the word [...]

By | April 1st, 2013|News|0 Comments