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Adopt-A-Family Program

Grant Funding provided by the Children’s Hospital Foundation

This year, in light of the current pandemic, we are only accepting donations in the form of gift cards to help families celebrate together, safely. We understand that the act of shopping for specific gifts is special to you, however, hope that you understand this year’s solution to keep your family and our hospital families as safe as possible. We will be accepting gift cards only and will divide them among children and families from the Children’s Hospital of Michigan who are in need.

We humbly suggest gift cards to the following stores in denominations of $15-$50 (you may donate as few or as many gift cards as you’d like/are able) that will be allocated to families based on family size and need. Families who have applied to the program have identified which stores they have access to and enjoy.

2020 Donor Information

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Suggested Gift Card Donations

Grocery Stores:


[Kroger]              [Meijer]                  [Wal-Mart]             [Target]                [Aldi]


Household items/Toys/ Pharmacy:


[Meijer]          [Amazon]              [Wal-Mart]             [Target]           [CVS]                [Walgreens]              [Aldi] [Visa/MasterCard/American Express]


Gas Stations:


[BP]       [Mobile]       [Speedway]      [Shell]

Next Steps

Donated gift cards can be dropped off at The Children’s Hospital of Michigan on or before December 11. Please email Wendi Henning at to arrange curbside drop off. Beginning on December 7th, please call 313-833-5435 to arrange curbside drop-off and when you arrive. A receipt for your donation to the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation will be provided to you at that time.

This program is supported by Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation. Tax-deductible contributions may be made to “Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation.” Please designate your gift by indicating it is for the “Adopt-A-Family” program at the “Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation.” Monetary donations may also be made at or by calling (313) 964-6994.