41% OF AMERICANS SAID THEY HAVE BOUGHT A PRODUCT BECAUSE IT WAS ASSOCIATED WITH A CAUSE

(2010 CONE CAUSE EVOLUTIONARY STUDY)


Volunteer Corporate Engagement Opportunities

Choose Matrix Human Services as your
corporate partner . Together, we can fight poverty one
man, one woman, one child at a time!



Our cause at Matrix Human Services is simple. We fight poverty! For more than 100 years, Matrix has provided a reliable hand up to individuals determined to reach a life of self sufficiency.  With programs operating out of more than 40 locations throughout the city of Detroit, we work to ensure that every man, woman and child has food, shelter, an education, employment, and hope for tomorrow. With your support, our vision continues to become a reality.

DETROIT NEEDS YOUR HELP

  • 36.4% of Detroit residents have income levels that are below poverty level. (City-Data.com) 36.4%
  • 51% of Detroit children currently live in poverty. (National Kids Count) 51%
  • 25% of Detroit residents can only afford one meal a day. (Detroit News 2011) 25%
  • The current unemployment rate in Detroit is 15.5% and rising! (Michigan Department of Energy, Labor & Economic Growth) 15.5%

CORPORATE ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Become a Community Partner
Sponsor a Matrix Signature Event
Join our Comprehensive Campaign
Join the Matrix Giving Society
Inquire about Naming Opportunities
Organize a Service Project
Host “Silent No More” Training
(provides solutions to racism, intolerance and bullying)
Host a Fundraiser

INDIVIDUAL ENGAGEMENT

Leave a Legacy
Become a Matrix Ambassador
Become a Matrix Advocate
Mentor and guide our youth and young adults
Become a Matrix Consultant
Give an In-Kind Gift
Share Your expertise by serving as a Guest Speaker
Volunteer your time
Register with GoodSearch
Register your Kroger Card


Support a mission that impacts thousands of lives, locally, every day.

Click here for the Volunteer/Corporate Engagement package.

Research speaks for itself. Corporate Engagement is Good Business!

2009 & 2010 Cone Evolution Study

  • 83% of Americans want MORE products and services from retailers that support social causes. 83%
  • 41% say they have bought a product because it is associated with a cause or issue in the last year. 41%
  • 89% of employees surveyed, who were familiar with their company’s cause, confirm feeling a strong sense of loyalty to their company because of it. 89%
  • 64% would recommend a brand that supports a good cause. 64%