23 East Adams | Detroit, MI 48226

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The mission of the NOAH Project is to empower low income and homeless Detroiters to achieve stability by serving as the first step on the journey to self sufficiency.



Bag Lunch Program

Offered Monday through Thursday, the Bag Lunch Program has served the downtown Detroit community for over 40 years.

A Community Center For All

A place for people to build community, gain skills, and grow, the programming of the NOAH Community Center transforms lives. Learn how!

Partners on the Journey

Learn about how NOAH's Social Services empower people to achieve self-sufficiency!

Join the Family!

Become part of the NOAH Family by volunteering, donating, or advocating! Learn how!

Volunteer Spotlight

With school out for summer, NOAH has been swamped with volunteer groups! Chelsea reflects on the importance of these volunteers.

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Client Spotlight

Facing homelessness, dialysis, and hopelessness, Jacob turned to NOAH. Read his story.

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Recent Updates

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Happy 40th Birthday to NOAH's Bag Lunch Program! ...

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Busy last couple of days around NOAH - thanks to Newburg UMC for providing chili cheese dogs and watermelon for lunch on Monday, we welcomed Isaac Dunn, the new Global Mission Fellow and 100 volunteers from Gleaner's to make sandwiches and bags! ...

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Great job The NOAH Project Detroit volunteers! We served 500 hotdogs to our close friends today. #dogood #recognizingchristinall #noahprojectdetroit ...

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NOAH's bag lunch program is turning 40!
Save the date for Friday, September 16th for an evening of celebration with NOAH.

Bag Lunch 40th Anniversary Party

September 16, 2016, 4:30pm - September 16, 2016, 5:30pm

The NOAH Project Detroit

Come celebrate the growth of NOAH over the last 40 years on Friday, Sept. 16th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm. There will be birthday cake, guest speakers, tours of our community center and celebration with community. NOAH's fundamental program, Bag Lunch, started through Central United Methodist Church in 1976 when church members began offering a bag lunch to anyone in need twice per week. We officially became NOAH in 1999 and started to expand our services and have been growing ever since. We would love to celebrate with you - please join us!

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