Over 300,000 Detroit residents face water shutoffs due to past due water bills exacerbated by Detroit's ongoing economic woes.
Do you know someone who needs help? Send them here for one-time assistance of up to $1500.
We match you to a Detroit resident you can help directly by submitting a payment for all or a portion of a water bill to the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department on their behalf.
You will receive the following information to help a Detroit resident when you've been matched:
We only share information donors need to get matched to people to help with bills. Here's what we share only with the donor:
Harry Truman once said, "It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit." It's true. Besides Tiffani and Kristy, here are other people who deserve credit for volunteering their time and talent(s) with everything from donor-resident account matching to code to handling press inquiries:
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