SOS Resource Center
114 North River
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Walk-In Hours:
Mon. 9 am - 1 pm

Thu. 9am - 4 pm

Fri. 9 am - 4 pm

Food Pantry Hours:

Tues.: 1 pm - 6:30 pm

Wed.: 9 am - 1 pm

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Tues. 9 am - 11 am
Thurs. 1 pm - 3 pm

Call (734) 484-9945


"SOS helped me raise my kids better. I want people to know there is help out there. Thank you SOS for all that you’ve done."

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You're Invited: Filling Empty Bowls Event
Friday, September 26, 2014


Join SOS Community Services in preventing and ending homelessness in Washtenaw County. SOS will be hosting the 5th Annual Filling Empty Bowls Fundraiser that will feature a silent auction of unique bowls and other fine items donated by local businesses.

Some of the items that will be auctioned include:

  • Weekend stays at beautiful cottages up-north
  • An auto detailing package from Cueter Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep
  • Tickets for the Performance Network Theatre and the Ann Arbor Civic Theater
  • Hundreds of dollars worth in gift certificates from your favorite local restaurants
  • Unique and handcrafted bowls

By joining SOS at this event, not only are you helping end family homelessness and hunger in our community, but will enjoy a night with fellow community members.

This year's event co-chairs are Dave & Louise Lutton.

The event will be held on Friday, October 17, 2013 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Please join us.

To purchase tickets visit:

Questions? Please call (734) 485-8730.


Thanks to Color Run Volunteers!
Monday, July 14, 2014


Thank you so much to everyone who volunteered with the Ypsilanti Color Run on behalf of SOS Community Services! Because of your hard work, SOS raised $2160.00 to support our programs & services. This phenomenal success is a reflection of the ever-increasing dedication and enthusiasm of our SOS volunteers. We appreciate your support!




Give Local to SOS!
Monday, May 05, 2014

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Save-the Date: Day of Giving on May 6

Save-the-date for the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation’s Day of Giving! On May 6, SOS Community Services will participate as one of 50 non-profit organizations that have the chance to receive a 1:1 match for every dollar raised up to $10,000.

Read More to learn about how you can participate!

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Welcome to SOS New Board Member
Tuesday, April 22, 2014


This month Janet Nacu was inducted as a new board member at SOS Community Services. “For years I have been an admirer of the organization and its dedication to helping people,” says Nacu. “As a participant in the Adopt-a-Family program and former Ypsilanti resident, SOS has always had special meaning to me.”

Nacu comes to SOS with over 20 years of experience at American Express (Amex) in a variety of key management, operations, business development and client relationship positions. As Vice President & General Manager, she was responsible for the growth and expansion of many of Amex’s global corporate clients, which included major technology corporations, such as Apple, Microsoft, and other Fortune 100 clients. Her team developed payment and travel solutions, which both enhanced the employee experience and netted significant savings for clients. In 2010, she earned the division’s prestigious “Hall of Fame” award.

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SOS Supports AAATA Millage
Thursday, April 03, 2014


On April 2, SOS Board of Directors passed a unanimous resolution in support of the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority’s 0.7- millage proposal. The millage would provide revenue to make improvements in public transportation in Washtenaw County.

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