Join us at one of our events in 2019!

Take part in the “Gift Drive” at Summit in the Park. Volunteer during our Work Week in December. Help out with our annual Holiday Market food drive.  Or participate in one (or both) of our 5K Run/Walk Fundraisers.

Check out our calendar of events below.


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 14, 2019  (2018 Wrap Up Meeting)
  • Thursday, March 14, 2019  (Annual Meeting, with voting for the Board)
  • Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Thursday, May 9, 2019
  • Thursday, August 8, 2019
  • Thursday, September 12, 2019
  • Thursday, October 10, 2019
  • Thursday, November 14, 2019

  • 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 2019.
  • Sponsors will drop off their child’s unwrapped gifts in a leaf bag (as seen above) on  December 5 and 6, 2019
  • Purchase gifts for one of our children, learn about sponsorship

Summit Gift Drive TAGS

  • Date: Tags will be up mid November through early December
  • Location: Summit on the Park, 46000 Summit Parkway, Canton, MI 48188 (map to the Summit)  on the pool window
  • Take a tag (or two), then drop off the new, unwrapped gift at the Summit or Canton Leisure Services in the Canton Municipal Building

Toy Drive

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

Holiday Market Food Drive


  • Date: Friday, November 22, 2019          4PM-9PM
  • Date: Saturday, November 23, 2019     9AM-6PM
  • Date: Sunday, November 24, 2019        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, December 3, 2019
  • 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.
  • Or Make a donation now.  THANKS!

4th Annual “The Crossover”

  • This annual fundraising event has been re-organized into an event which will include all of the PCCS Middle Schools.
  • It is now a Decathlon style event, with staffs and students competing against each other in fun and goofy games!
  • Date: Friday, November 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm (doors open at 5:45)
  • Admission: $5.00, or FREE if wearing an event T-shirt
  • Location: Plymouth High School Gymnasium
  • Proceeds will benefit the Canton Goodfellows, the Plymouth Goodfellows, and each Middle School’s  Intervention Funds




 Jacob matthew JEWELERS  “TWELVE DAYS of GIVING” Event

  • Date: Shop for your Christmas gifts on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (On each day of the event, the store donates 10% of their profits to 12 different nonprofit organizations.)
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: The local Giving Hope Women’s Circle was chosen as one of the 2019 nonprofits. They have  generously volunteered to work that day at the store and donate their profits to the Canton Goodfellows!
  • Time:  All day – check their website  for hours of operation.
  • Location: Jacob Matthew Jewelers, 6673 North Canton Center Rd, Canton, MI 48187

Goodfellows Paper Sale

  • NOTE:    Our 2019 Paper Sale has been cancelled.

Work Week: Santa ElveS