Join us at one of our events in 2018!

Take part in the “Gift Drive” at Summit in the Park. Volunteer during our Work Week in December. Or help out with our annual Holiday Market food drive.

Check out our calendar of events below. Make sure to read about our NEW 2018 No Child Without A Christmas 5K Run/Walk! 


The Canton Goodfellows meetings are held in the Canton Municipal Building, 1105 Canton Canter Rd, at 7:00 PM in Room C (Lower Level).

You are more than welcome to join us, in order to find out more about our organization! We are always looking for new members who are willing to help in implementing new ideas.

  • Thursday, February 8, 2018  (2017 Wrap Up Meeting)
  • Thursday, March 8, 2018 (Annual Meeting, with voting for the Board)
  • Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • Thursday, May 10, 2018
  • Thursday, June 14, 2018
  • Thursday, July 12, 2018
  • Thursday, August 9, 2018
  • Thursday, September 13, 2018
  • Thursday, October 11, 2018
  • Thursday, November 8, 2018
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: Our children are usually all sponsored out by the end of October. If you are interested in sponsoring a child, make sure to contact us in early October, or you might miss out. 
  • Date: Child assignments begin in Mid-October 2018.
  • Gifts are dropped off December 6 and 7, 2018
  • Purchase gifts for one of our children, learn about sponsorship

 Summit Gift Drive

  • Date: November 15, 2018 through December 7, 2018
  • Location: Summit on the Park, 46000 Summit Parkway, Canton, MI 48188 (map to the Summit)
  • Check our list of needed gift items at the Summit, purchase a gift, and drop off new, unwrapped gifts at the Summit or Canton Leisure Services at the Canton Municipal Building

Toy Drive

  • Date:  November 15th through December 7th
  • Location: Summit on the Park, 46000 Summit Parkway, Canton, MI 48188 (map to the Summit) or Canton Leisure Services at the Canton  Municipal Building
  • Anyone can drop off new, unwrapped toys

Holiday Market Food Drive

  • Date: Friday, November 16, 2018         4PM-9PM
  • Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018    9AM-6PM
  • Date: Sunday, November 18, 2018        12PM-4PM
  • Location: Holiday Market, 520 S Lilley Rd, Canton, MI 48188 (map to Holiday Market)
  • Volunteer at the drive or purchase food items from our list as you shop
  • Contact Paula Kosbe in October at 1-734-394-5191 or


  • Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2018
  • What is ? It’s the Tuesday after Black Friday and Cyber Monday each year, which has become known as a day of world-wide charitable giving.
  • Please consider making a tax deductible donation to our No Child Without A Christmas Campaign on this day.
  • Make a donation now.  THANKS!

3Rd Annual “The Crossover”

  • Charity basketball game fundraiser organized by the staffs of West and Liberty Middle Schools
  • Liberty MS Staff vs. West MS Staff
  • Date: Friday, November 16, 2018 Doors open 5:45pm/Tip-off 6:30pm
  • Location: Liberty Middle School Gymnasium, 46250 Cherry Hill Road
    Canton, Michigan 48187, (map to Liberty Middle School)
  • Admission:  $5 per person (Ages 5+), FREE if wearing The Crossover 2018 T-Shirt
  • Proceeds benefit Canton Goodfellows, Plymouth Goodfellows, and Liberty & West Intervention Funds
  • In partnership with the Educational Excellence Foundation
  • Supported by the Plymouth-Canton Community Schools

***** NEW  EVENT *****


Goodfellows Paper Sale

Volunteers selling Goodfellows newspapers outside Canton business

  • Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018  
  • Location: Outside of businesses throughout Canton Township
  • 2018 Locations:  TO BE DETERMINED
  • Volunteer as a paper seller, or plan to stop by to make a donation
  • Contact Paula Kosbe in October/November at 1-734-394-5191 or

Work Week: Santa Elves