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Secret Millionaire: Featured Charities

April 04, 2011 02:00 PM by Veronica Dudo

Secret Millionaire: on ABC is the reality series, where six of America’s most successful business people will spend a week in the country’s poorest areas, ending their stay by giving members of the community hundreds of thousands of dollars of their own money. Have you been watching and would like to donate to one of the charities? Keep reading to find out how!

Each week America watches as another secret millionaire travels to an impoverished area looking to share their wealth and make a difference in the lives of those they meet. Has there been a charity that touched your heart–one that you would like to make a donation to? If so, below is a list from ABC of some of the charities featured on Secret Millionaire.

Contact Information:
Email: lifeiscrushow@gmail.com

Phone: 818-276-7783
Mailing Address:
3 on 3 Street Ball League
Gladys Park
(on the corner of 6th and Gladys)
Los Angeles, CA 90021
Contact: Frisco

Contact Information:
Email: judyalexandriah@sbcglobal.net

Phone: 213-381-2649
Mailing Address:
Alexandria House
426 Alexandria Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Contact: Judy Vaughn

Contact Information:
Website: http://www.helpingrebuildgary.org

Phone: 219-885-5711
Mailing Address:
Adonia Community Services
1601 Broadway
Gary, IN 46407
Contact: Yvonne Kemp, Founder

Contact Information:
Website: http://www.urbanfaithworks.com
Email: benandjaque@sbcglobal.net

Phone: 219-886-0685
Mailing Address:
Urban Faithworks
568 Maryland Street
Gary, IN 46402
Contact: Ben Miller, Founder

Contact Information:
Website: http://www.bayloryouth.org

Email: info@bayloryouth.org

Phone: 219-306-9932

Mailing Address:
Baylor Youth Foundation
P.O. Box 11041
Merriville, IN 6411
Contact: Toi Baylor, Founder

Contact Information:
Email: bmanick@youngdetroitbuilders.org

Phone: 313-964-2763
Mailing Address:
Young Detroit Builders
1627 West Lafayette
Detroit, MI 48216
Contact: Beverly Manick, Director

Contact Information:
Email: jc@reallylivingcorp.org

Email: jc0322@aol.com

Phone: 734-709-6402
Mailing Address:
Really Living Corporation
24293 Telegraph Road, #224
Southfield, MI 40833
Contact: John Cook, Director

M.A.N Network
Contact Information:
Email: russellgail@live.com
Email: bishoprussell@msn.com

Phone: 313-526-4000
Mailing Address:
M.A.N. Network
13560 E. McNichols
Detroi, MI 48205
Contact: Valerie Russell, Director or Bishop Tony Russell

The Joy of Music School provides free music lessons and instruments to hundreds of disadvantaged and at-risk children in inner-city Knoxville. This is accomplished with 65 volunteer teachers, ranging from high-schoolers teaching young beginners to university professors grooming more advanced students, to retirees offering their experience and wisdom to all.

How to get involved:
The School accepts cash donations to support music programs in our own building, as well as outreach to several after-school facilities. We also gratefully accept offers of time and talent from volunteers who can teach weekly music lessons.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:
Joy of Music School
1209 Euclid Avenue
Knoxville TN 37921
Contact: Francis Graffeo, Executive Director

Founded in 1986 by twin sisters Helen Ashe and Ellen Turner, The Love Kitchen provides meals, clothing and emergency food packages to homebound, homeless and unemployed persons. The first day they served 22 meals, while today they prepare over 2,000 meals weekly.

How to get involved:
The Love Kitchen is looking for volunteers to help prepare, cook and deliver meals. In addition, they would greatly appreciate financial donations to continue their services.

Contact Information:
www.thelovekitchen.org  or http://www.thelovekitchen.org/volunteer.php  

Mailing Address:
The Love Kitchen
P.O. Box 6839
Knoxville, TN 37914-6839

Founded in July 2004, Special Spaces works to create dream rooms for children with life-threatening diseases. After starting with a single room, the organization has completed 86 rooms over the years.

How to get involved:
Special Spaces is in need of both volunteers to actually help create the rooms as well as funding for the supplies for the rooms. They could also use gasoline cards for the trucks.

Contact Information:
Phone: 865-659-8531

Mailing Address:
Special Spaces
5201 Kingston Pike 6-122
Knoxville, TN 37910

Secret Millionaire airs Sunday night at 8|7c on ABC.

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