Photos of Young People

Donor Acknowledgment

Annual and Program Support
The Center wishes to thank these Businesses, Community Groups, Faith-Based Groups and Foundations who demonstrate leadership in committing their resources to support safety and opportunity for LGBTQ Youth.
Together, in the last 12 months, these donors have provided either program or direct support. These generous donations allow us to provide heat, hot water, food, hope, crisis intervention and paths to a better life for the young people who turn to the Center for help and hope.
A&H Contractors, Inc.
Acts In Common
Adams Apple Bar
Affirmations Community Center
Arcus Foundation
Black & White Men Together
Birmingham Unitarian Church
Cafe Muse
Christ Church Grosse Pointe
Claw Corp
Congregational Church of Birmingham
David Syner
DENCAP Dental Plans
Detroit Friends Meeting
Detroit Industrial School
Detroit Metro Bar Association
Detroit Sprice Co LLC
Dignity Detroit
Ecumenical Theological Seminary
Etkins Management LLC
Feet on the Street Tours
First Giving
First United Methodist Church
Ford Motor Company
Get Out and Live, Inc.
Gladys Street Bar and Grill Co.
Hazel Park High School
Henkel of America
Hershey Insurance
Hope Fund
Huron High School GSA
ICON Detroit
John Snow, Inc.
Justus Clothing
Law Offices of Lynn L. Marine
Marx Layne & Company
Massachussetts Ave. Block Club
McGregor Fund
Media Genesis
Mejishi Martial Arts, Inc.
Merck Partnership for Giving
MGM Grand Detroit
Michelle Andonian Photography, Inc.
Michigan Citizen, Inc.
Motor City Bears
My Church, Inc.
Northwest Unitarian Universalist Church
Pepper Hamilton LLP
PFLAG Detroit
Platinum Mix Productions
Prism, Michigan State University
Pro Processing
Prues Hecker LLC
Rainbow Network, Inc.
Roxbury Group
Saugatuck Weekends, Inc.
Sinai-Grace Hosptial
Slows Bar BQ
Spirit of Hope
St. Clair Community College
St. Johns Episcopal Church
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
Steppin Out
Strategic Staffing Solutions
The Jewish Fund
The Village Women’s Club Foundation
Tree of Life MCC
True Body Fitness
Universalist Unitarian Church of Farmington Hills
University Liggett School
University of Michigan
Whosoever Ministries
Wines for Humanity
Women Together
*The Center makes every attempt to ensure that this listing is current; however, if an omission has occurred please contact us.





Lear Corporation


Quicken Loans


Jeff Antaya & Peter Rosenfeld

Henry Grix & Howard Israel

PNC Bank

Bank of America

Ernst & Young

Strategic Staffing Solutions


Robert & Connie Sfire

Allen Brothers PLLC

GE GLBTA Alliance

MGM Grand Detroit

Comerica Bank

WDET 100.9 FM

St. John Providence


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Contact information

Administrative Offices: 313.252.1950
Second Stories 313.867.6936
Fax: 313.865.3372

Mailing Address:

Ruth Ellis Center
77 Victor Street
Highland Park, MI 48203
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