Goodfellows in the News!

Paper: C&G Newspapers

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — The 11th year of the Rock 4 Tots fundraiser finds the event moving to a new location.

After formerly taking place at Rayz Sports Bar in Clinton Township, the event — which raises money for toys for the Clinton Township Goodfellows’ “No Child Without a Christmas”...

Paper: Macomb Daily

Ever since the former owner of Freddy's Bar & Grill died six years ago, Gino Gennora had hoped to land the Rock 4 Tots toy drive and charity event.

This past weekend, Gennora got his wish.

The Clinton Township bar hosted a two-day music showcase and toy drive for the Clinton...

Paper: Macomb Daily

The Clinton Township Goodfellows have provided toys for children at Christmastime, for the past 35 years. That kind of commitment requires funding and much of that is generated by the annual “No Child without a Christmas: Spaghetti Dinner” from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Mirage Banquet &...

Paper: C&G Newspapers

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — We’ve all heard the story about how the Grinch stole Christmas, but what is often forgotten is that many children experience the holiday the same way every year. That’s why the Clinton Township Goodfellows have been on the holiday prowl for more than 50 years, giving back to...

Paper: C&G Newspapers

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Clinton Township Goodfellows has been around for more than 50 years, giving back to the community and offering kids presents at Christmas.

And in 2013, not much has changed.

This year’s Goodfellows spaghetti dinner once again took place Oct. 16 at the Italian-...

Paper: Macomb Daily

Clinton Township Goodfellows President Sharon Harrison was one of 13 siblings in a St. Clair Shores family that had limited assets. Goodfellows came through with Christmas gifts for the children during some lean years. It’s one of the reasons she has been a Goodfellows volunteer for more than a...

Paper: C&G Newspapers

CLINTON TOWNSHIP —Margie Anders remembers the first time she was introduced to the Goodfellows. It was Christmastime, and she was only 3 years old.

She can still picture the Goodfellows — men in long, red suits — coming through the front door and dropping off plastic bags of Christmas...

Paper: C&G Newspapers

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — One thing is certain: Without the Goodfellows organization, Christmas would be a lot less jolly for a lot of local children.

Year after year, the Goodfellows work hard to make sure their No Child Without a Christmas program is a success. But they need some help from the...

Paper: C&G Newspapers

CLINTON TOWNSHIP/ FRASER — Local families down on their luck needn’t miss the happy faces of their children opening gifts under the tree on Christmas morning.

The Goodfellows in Fraser and Clinton Township will take care of that.

The organizations raise money each year to help...