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Community Action Network

Holiday Wishlist Eligibility

Eligible families either live and/or participate in CAN's programs related to the following communities:

  • Completing this form does not guarantee that CAN will be able to provide your family with holiday gifts, though CAN does its best to match you and your child or children's preferences with potential donors.


  • Each gift must be valued at $25 or less. When listing a clothing item, please include the expected size of the child in mid-December.


  • Due to funding and resource limitations, participation is limited to specific CAN service areas and neighborhoods.


Check your eligibility to sign up for CAN's Holiday Wishlist:

Anchor 1

Bryant or Arrowwood Hills Co-Op


Do you have one or more dependents who are registered for After School Program 22-23 at either of these locations?

Bryant Community Center

Bryant Community Center

3 W. Eden Ct.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

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Arrowwood Hills Community Center

 2566 Arrowwood Trail

Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Creekside court, Hikone, or Green Baxter Court


Are you and your dependents currently on the lease in the

Creekside Court, Hikone, or Green Baxter Court neighborhood?

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Hikone Community Center
Green Baxter Court Community Center

Hikone Community Center

2724 Hikone Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Green Baxter Court Community Center

1737 Green Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Creekside Court Community Center

3425 Platt Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Anchor 2

Brick Community Center


Do you have dependents who are registered for After School Program 22-23 at CAN's Brick Community Center located within Brick Elementary School?

Brick Elementary

Brick Community Center

8970 Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Anchor 3
Anchor 4

Salvation Army Christmas Assistance

Gifts and toys for children 0-18

  • Current photo ID of every adult in the household

  • Proof of Washtenaw County residency (such as a lease or mortgage statement)

  • Proof of each Dependent (child) in household (birth certificate AND Social Security card, school records, guardianship papers, insurance cards, updated shot/immunization records, mail with dependents name

Please call 734-668-8353 / 734-482-4700 with questions. Download flyer.

DTE Gift of Energy

  • Help someone you know by paying all or a portion of their DTE Energy bill

  • You can use the Gift of Energy for:

    • A charitable donation to someone in need​

    • Holiday gifts

    • Relatives living on a fixed income

    • Children living away from home

Shop With A Cop

  • Each child receives:

    • A winter coat, hat, gloves, blanket, backpack, toothbrush, and toothpaste

    • $100-$150 to spend on gifts

    • $100-$150 gift card to local Washtenaw County restaurants

    • $25 gas card

Washtenaw County MDHHS Holiday Assistance Program

  • Provides holiday help to families with children (under 18) and senior citizens (over 65) within Washtenaw County. Families who fall into one of the following categories will be prioritized:

    • Families with an active CPS or Prevention case (Foster Care families are eligible for a separate holiday program)​

    • Seniors (over 65) receiving Medicaid and Food Assistance

    • Families receiving Family Independence Program (FIP) cash assistance

    • Families of Erickson Elementary participating in Pathways 2 Potential services

Applications accepted from October 17-November 4:

Download informational flyer: 2022 Washtenaw MDHHS Holiday Assistance

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