2016 Chiefs Cooking for Kids Auction Items

You can still help The Youth Connection connect our youth to a brighter future by purchasing silent auction items from the event that are still available! Simply click on the "Buy Now" button under each item to use your credit card and The Youth Connection will arrange a pickup time at our office - 4777 E. Outer Drive; Suite 1340, Detroit, MI 48234. Happy shopping!

Holiday Party Cupcake Display

Dazzle your guests with this unique cupcake display at your next soiree. This display allows guests to grab the cupcake of their choice with no mess! Perfect for upcoming holiday parties!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $10.00

7 Goldfish Swim School Family Swim Passes

These swim passes to any of the 6 metro-Detroit area Goldfish Swim School Family Swim days will be a perfect mid-winter treat for kids and parents! Beat the winter blues by spending a day having fun in the pool!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $15.00 for 7 passes

Day Pass to Camp Pump It Up!

Drop your child off at Camp Pump It Up while you vote, go shopping on Black Friday/Saturday, or over the winter break! Check out the Pump It Up website for more details on available dates.


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $25.00

Plymouth Massage Spa - One Hour Massage Gift Certificate

Pamper that special someone in your life with a gift certificate to Plymouth Massage Spa. This certificate is good for a one hour massage at the Plymouth, MI location.


Max Limit – 2

Price - $40.00 each

Plymouth Massage Spa - One Hour Massage in Farmington Hills

Give the gift of massage this holiday season. This gift certificate is good for a one hour massage at the Plymouth Massage Spa's Farmington Hills location.


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $40.00 each

$100 Ashka Salon & Spa Gift Certificate

This gift certificate is good for $100 worth of services at Ashka Salon & Spa in Canton. Hair styling, nails, eyelash extensions, facials, massages - it's all available at Ashka Salon & Spa. Let your special someone treat themselves today!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $65.00

Still Point Massage - One Hour Massage Gift Certificate - Canton, MI

This gift certificate is good for a one hour massage at Still Point Massage in Canton, MI. Give the gift of relaxation this year!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $40.00

Original Framed Wall Art - Country Scene

Enjoy this gorgeous framed wall art from The Loft in Harrison Township. Piece pictures a country scene and is 19" wide x 23" tall.


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $25.00

Original Framed Wall Art - Gondola

Give the gift of beauty - enjoy this beautiful framed wall art scene from The Loft in Harrison Township. Scene pictured is a gondola ride.


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $25.00

Original Aaron Reed Framed Wall Art - "Serenity"

Spectacular piece of framed wall art from local artist Aaron Reed. Original artwork pictures a Cellist. Fantastic for the art lover you know! Piece measures 22" wide x 27.5" tall.


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $175.00

Original Delores Flagg Painting

Colorful wall painting by local artist Dolores Flagg. Great for any room to add a touch of color and class! Piece measures 20" wide x 24" tall.


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $35.00

Handmade Wooden Keepsake Box

Stunning handmade wooden keepsake box. Excellent place to store any small treasures you choose. Great for a gift!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $50.00

Handmade Jade Necklace from My Sisters Jewelry

Beautiful Handmade fine strand jade necklace with a slip clasp. Perfect to wear for a holiday party or give as a gift!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $65.00

Handmade Pearl Necklace (Red)

Handmade six strand freshwater pearl necklace with locking clasp. Perfect color for the holidays!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $65.00

Detroit Lions Autographed Football

For the sports fan you know! Autographed Detroit Lions Football from 2013 team. Signatures include Calvin Johnson, Coach Jim Schwartz, Brandon Pettigrew and many more!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $300.00

Flowering Bradford Pear Tree - Free Delivery and Planting!

Perfect for your yard! Beautiful flowering Bradford Pear tree. Purchase includes delivery and planting (with a decorative mulch ring). At this price, it's a steal!


Max Limit – 1 

Price - $350.00

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 Strengthening Families Program 10-14!

CALLING ALL FAMILIES! Sign up for our upcoming Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 Session! For more infomation or to sign up, call 313-826-7099 and ask for Deb O' Rah Mitchell or fill out our online form!

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Transformation Thursday Stories

Get to know our youth!

Read about our current and former youth and their accomplishments throughout our Career Academies (TYCCA) program.

I2D2 Fruit/Vegetable of the Month: Strawberries & Summer Squash

Strawberries & Summer Squash

Check out the Fruit/Vegetable of the Month where The Youth Connection features produce tips, facts, and healthy recipes that you can share with the entire family!

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Donations payable to The Youth Connection by mail is:

The Youth Connection, Inc.

4777 E. Outer Drive

Suite 1340

Detroit, MI 48234

(Phone): 313-826-7099

Our Sponsors

We would like to thank The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) for sponoring our 16th Annual After School Fair!


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