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The Lighthouse Hunger Walk and SOS End Homelessness Now 5/K 10K have come together to form the "Steps for Hope" walk/run to end hunger and homelessness. It will be held on Sunday, August 4th, 2019 starting and finishing at St. David’s Episcopal Church in Southfield, MI. All community members are welcome and encouraged to participate; run, walk, volunteer or just spectate.
Details Coming Soon! 
St. David's Episcopal Church
16200 12 Mile Rd
Southfield, MI 48076

Parking will NOT be available at St. David's. Please park at:
16500 W. 12 Mile
Southfield, MI 48076
(on the corner of 12 mile and Pierce) 

For more information, please contact the SOS Development Team at 248-920-6000 or

                                                                                                  Registration Fees

                    1 Mile                                                  5K Run/Walk                                                     10K Run
Feb 1 - August 2
 (ends at 6pm) $15                    Feb 1 - May 31 $20                                         Feb 1 - May 31 $25
              Day of
 $20                                           June 1 - June 30  $25                                        June 1 - June 30  $30
                                                                 July 1 - August 2 (ends at 6pm) $30             July 1 - August 2
 (ends at 6pm) $35
                                                                                    Day of  $35                                                           Day of $40

Event Schedule
7:00 a.m. - 8 a.m. Registration 
8:00 a.m. 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Start
8:30 a.m. 10k Run Start & Pancake breakfast opens!
8:30 a.m. 5k/10k Run/Walk Start
10:00 a.m. Celebration Ceremony

* Overall M/F winners of the 5k & 10k
* Overall M/F Masters of the 5k & 10k
* Top 2 M/F in each age group 
* Largest team registered (must all be registered online by Aug. 4)
* Team that raises the most money (as of Aug 4)
* Individual that raises the most money (as of Aug 4)

Volunteer Opportunities
Coming Soon!


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Questions? Please email us at or call 248.920-6000

Over 27,000 people experience homelessness throughout Metro Detroit each year. 
On any given night, there are over 3,000 homeless people in Oakland County

Some SOS Stats:
More than 52% of shelter clients have attended or graduated from college
17% of shelter clients are children
37% of shelter clients are homeless for the first time

Your support makes a difference:
  • Over 580 men, women and children receive support through our programs annually
  • 80% of our shelter guests successfully move into their own housing
  • 88% of our clients are still in their home one year later

$15 Supports one night of food and shelter for a neighbor in need
$60 Provides a family with warmth and electricity for one month in their own home
$120 Provides two months of bus passes to help someone find and keep a job
$180 Provides one month of case management to ensure those who secure housing, maintain it
$1,000 ($83/mo) Covers the cost of a deposit to move someone out of homelessness and into housing

• 89 cents of every dollar donated directly benefits the men, women and children served at SOS