Monetary Contributions

Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly is a privately supported organization with an ongoing need for donations to fund our work. There are many ways to contribute. Little Brothers is a 501(c)(3) not for profit organization. All gifts are tax deductible to the extent provided by law. Make an online donation here


Gifts In-Kind

Gifts in-kind include food, flowers, office equipment, computers, party location, and gifts for the elderly. Please This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with questions regarding the appropriateness of a gift in-kind.



Bequests and Planned Gifts

Bequests are gifts provided by way of a will. By naming Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly, Upper Peninsula Michigan chapter as a beneficiary in your will or life insurance policy, you ensure that we will be able to serve lonely elderly people in your name far into the future. For more information, please contact Cathy Aten, Executive Director at 482-6944 or email her at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


GoodSearch: You Search...We Give!

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Calendar of Events

December 2014
5 Christmas Box Delivery Begins
Friends Without Borders
Christmas Light Tour
Christmas Gift Delivery Begins
Christmas Dinner
Office Closed

January 2015
New Years Day Office Closed
Food Bag Delivery Begins

Martin Luther King Day - Office Closed

New Volunteer Orientation

We have a coffee clutch open to the public every Thursday at 9:30 am at our office in Hancock.