Our Next Tent Sale is Tomorrow!

Tomorrow; Saturday, October 23rd we’re hosting another tent sale at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! If it’s too cold outside, our sale will be held inside the Wellness Center. We’re offering tea & homemade scones complimentary to our guests, and you’ll have the chance to spin the wheel of fortune to win a prize from our corporate sponsor White Castle! Stop by between 12-4 pm and support a great cause. *You must have a mask for entry.*

Princess Doll Giveaway with Crowns Against Cancer

Our friends at Crowns Against Cancer are committed to creating a bit of magic by visiting children experiencing cancer and other illnesses as their favorite princesses, superheroes, and other fairytale characters. The group is generously hosting a...

8th Day of Giving: Sponsor a Welcome Bag

A welcome bag is one of the prizes our wig recipients are given during their first visit to our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc Wellness Center. They are filled with comfort items to support their journey with a health challenge that often...

Central Lake Lions Club Donates Hats & Gift Cards

There are over 500 Lions Clubs throughout the state of Michigan and we are fortunate at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to receive support from many of them. Ray traveled all the way from the Central Lake Lions Club to deliver crocheted...

7th Day of Giving: Planned Giving Opportunities

Planned giving is a beautiful way to honor a legacy and make a gift for a child that will last a lifetime. There are many options in planned giving available. If you're new to this area of philanthropy and would like to consider planned giving...

Wolverine Lake Police Pigs 4 Wigs

Wolverine Lake Police Department is one of our long-time contributors for the annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign. Today, Chief Ellsworth and Natasha visited to present the funds raised which includes an amazing contribution from Halos of Hope. They brought...

11th Annual Pigs 4 Wigs a Success!

Excited to highlight the 11th Annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign which concluded today! Our thanks to ALL of the police departments who participated to show their support for the kids. This morning, Officer Yglesias from Fraser Department of Public Safety...

1st Day of Giving: Sponsor a Hat!

December 1st marks the season of giving... help wrap our wig recipients in love & warmth during the holidays by sponsoring a hat for a child. A $10 gift shows you care and brings them comfort. Make a contribution here:...

Reminder: Holiday Makeup Class!

Wig recipients & families: our holiday makeup class is almost full and will be held Saturday, December 2nd, 2023 - 10:00 am at our Wellness Center (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082). We'll be creating beautiful holiday looks...

It's Giving Tuesday & Your Donation Counts!

Did you know? There are over 500 newly diagnosed cases of children with cancer in Michigan each year. Over the last year, we've had a 26% increase in requests for services at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. Your #GivingTuesday...

Shop Local Macomb

Macomb County Planning & Economic Development has announced the return of its Shop Local Macomb contest, an effort to encourage supporting small businesses during the holidays. The campaign, now in its 7th year, asks shoppers to give business to...

Holiday Party Sponsors

Our annual children’s holiday party will be held Sunday, December 17, 2023 from 12-3 pm at the beautiful Blossom Heath Inn in St. Clair Shores and we thank our Board members and friends in the community for helping sponsor this magical...

Grace Donates Hair 4 Times to our Program

Meet Grace, one of our amazing hair donors! Grace’s mom shared photos of her donation experience over the years: “My daughter has donated four times and she’s only nine years old. Her first donation was at three years of age, then...

Michael Agnello Renews His Founding Membership

Our dear friend & supporter Michael Agnello from Michael Agnello Jewelers became a Founding Member of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc a couple years ago with his wife Bobbi. He recently sent in his annual pledge of $1,000 to renew his...

Happy Thanksgiving 2023!

Our team at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan would like to wish all of our wig recipients & families, friends & supporters a very Happy Thanksgiving! We give thanks for the honor & privilege to be of service and to the community for...

Meet Piper, One of Our Newest Wig Recipients!

What a sweet story! Piper is one of our newest wig recipients at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc who was recently diagnosed with alopecia; an auto-immune disorder causing hair loss. Her hair has been falling out rapidly, so Piper's mom...

Thank You, 3rd Quarter Kroger Shoppers!

A special thank you to the 111 households who participated in Kroger Community Rewards during the months of August - October 2023. These generous individuals chose Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as their charity of choice to benefit from a...

St. Clair Shores Police Sponsor 2 Kids!

The St. Clair Shores Police Officers Association brought a $2,000 donation to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan during our annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign. Their contribution will help sponsor 2 children’s wigs through our Adopt-a-Kid...

Gourmet Nut Sales

This holiday season, Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is supporting the St Clair Shores Lac Ste Claire Kiwanis and Mount Clemens Kiwanis by selling gourmet nuts at $25/canister. Both civic groups do great work in our communities and support...

Holiday Makeup Class 2023

Wig recipients & families: we're excited to announce our holiday makeup class will be held on Saturday, December 2nd, 2023 - 10:00 am at our Wellness Center (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082) and you're invited! We'll...

Accepting Hair from Around the World

We received a lovely message today from Monique in Germany who is planning to donate her hair and help the children in our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program. This is heartwarming that people around the world send an outpouring of...

Easton & Kody's Outstanding Lemonade Stand

Stirring up something sweet: the Clark Family visited Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan to personally deliver proceeds from their summer lemonade stand. They raised close to $2,000 to help sponsor two more families through our program! Easton...

Wolverine Lake Police Visit

We visited the Wolverine Lake Police Department today to deliver Pigs 4 Wigs t-shirts and thank them for their service in the community and support of our kids! They were the largest donor during the Pigs 4 Wigs campaign last year and we appreciate...

Seeking Holiday Party Sponsors

We're seeking holiday party sponsors to help make our annual children's holiday celebration a success for our wig recipients & families. Spread some seasonal cheer by considering a $100, $250 or $500 sponsorship. You can learn more on...

Austin & Haley Donate Hair & Headbands

Congratulations to Austin & Haley who recently got married and celebrated by donating their hair at Go Green Salon located inside Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! In addition to their beautiful hair, the couple also brought in gifts of...

Sign Up for Our Fall 2023 Newsletter

Our monthly newsletter will be released soon. Are you on our mailing list? Subscribe today to receive our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc newsletter delivered right to your inbox. It features stories from Michigan children & families...

Happy Halloween 2023!

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Halloween! Whether you're trick-or-treating, passing out candy or enjoying the party atmosphere, make some fun fall memories with your loved...

Walsh College 2023 Fall Career Fair

Thank you, Walsh College for inviting us to participate in their annual Fall Career Fair! We have great opportunities for professionals to grow their skill set through hands-on experience in marketing, finance and hospitality at our Wellness Center....

Dr. FREAKuency Tickets!

Dear wig recipients & families: through the generosity of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, 4 tickets are available for Dr. FREAKuency's Major Monster Bash at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 28, 2023. Mad scientist Dr. FREAKuency concocts an...

Michigan First Credit Union Donation!

Janet from Michigan First Credit Union visited Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc today to deliver a special year-end gift to our program. They generously donated $1,500 to help us continue our mission and have supported us for several years...

Hair Donation Information

We are so blessed at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to have over 1,000 supporting salons that send in hair donations. We had over 18,000 hair donations last year and don't want to waste any of the hair we receive. Unfortunately, when...

Lipstick Personality Chart

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan hosts skin care & makeup classes throughout the year to help our tween and teen wig recipients with the appearance-related side effects of their health challenges. These offerings are informational,...

Pigs 4 Wigs 2023 Campaign Approaching

"No-Shave November" is right around the corner, which means it's almost time for the 11th Annual "Pigs 4 Wigs" campaign! Officers at police departments throughout Michigan pay $50.00/person to avoid shaving for the month of...

Tickets to Dr. FREAKuency's Major Monster Bash

Dear wig recipients & families: through the generosity of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, 4 tickets are available for Dr. FREAKuency's Major Monster Bash at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 28, 2023. Mad scientist Dr. FREAKuency concocts an...

417 Hair Donations from Sparrow Health System

Wow, look at all this hair!!! We thank Sparrow Health System in Lansing for their continued support by hosting their annual hair-a-thon. They just sent 417 ponytails to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc along with funding to help defray the...

Mike Donated Hair - You Can Too!

Meet Mike! He has donated his hair 4 times to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Mike has the heart to help the kids in his community: he is a member of the Crusaders for Children Michigan nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower...

Paul Mitchell the School Michigan Trunk or Treat!

Our friends at Paul Mitchell The School Michigan are hosting their a Trunk-or-Treat event on Friday, October 13, 2023 from 6-8 pm at their cosmetology school on Van Dyke in Sterling Heights. Please see the flyer for details! Proceeds from this fun...

Cuts 4 a Cause 2023!!!

Cuts 4 a Cause!!! Congratulations to Anita, Carmela & Cynthia who participated in our hair restoration training & certification program and graduated today! We appreciate returning graduates Carolyn, Catherine and Sara for helping facilitate...

Thank You, Diamond Sponsors!

A special thank you to our Diamond Sponsors of our 20th Anniversary Gala for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! These are the incredible individuals and organizations that help us continue serving the children of Michigan at no charge and...

Hair Donation In Memory of Martino

In March, we were saddened to hear of the passing of Martino Mande – a young man in our community who had a beautiful heart and gave generously through community service. Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan was one of Martino’s...

Cuts 4 a Cause Class Upcoming for 2023!

Counting down the days...we are so excited! On Monday, October 9, 2023 we're hosting our annual Cuts 4 a Cause hair restoration training and certification program at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Sponsored by the Andrew Gomez Dream...

We Thank Our Platinum Sponsors!

Our heartfelt gratitude to the Platinum Sponsors of our 20th Anniversary Gala for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Maloof Jewelry & Gifts has donated many pieces of fine jewelry, provided monetary support and attended our signature...

Gold Sponsors of our 20th Anniversary Gala

A special thanks to the Gold Sponsors of our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc 20th Anniversary Gala! They contribute in several ways: through in-kind donations of services & goods, mentorship and funds. It was our honor to celebrate our...

Sparrow Hospital Hair-a-Thon 2023 is Today!

We would like to take this opportunity to thank Sparrow Health System, one of the 8 hospitals in Michigan that provide pediatric oncology for hosting their annual Hair-a-Thon today. We service all the children they refer to us. If you live in the...

Mt. Clemens Supporting MW4K Since 2012!

Every day, Mount Clemens Kiwanians are revitalizing neighborhoods, organizing youth-sports programs, tutoring, building playgrounds, and performing countless other projects to help children and the city of Mount Clemens, Michigan. They have...

Thank You, Silver Sponsors!

This year for our 20th Anniversary Gala for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc, we welcomed both ongoing and new Silver Level Corporate Sponsors for our signature event of the year. A special recognition goes to 5 Star Outdoor, LLC Anne...

Dio, One of Our Great Volunteers!

Meet Dio! He works for GM and signed up to volunteer at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan at a very important time of year: when we were in the midst of ramping up preparations for our 20th Anniversary Gala. Dio helped in every way he could and...

Bronze Sponsors for our 20th Anniversary Gala

A special shoutout to the Bronze Sponsors of our 20th Anniversary Gala for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! These wonderful businesses have supported us for many years either through a contribution of in-kind services or a monetary...

Sparrow Hospital 9th Annual Hair-a-Thon

Sparrow Health System is one of the 8 hospitals that provide pediatric oncology services and we service the children they refer to us. On Saturday, September 30th from 9am-12pm in the Sparrow Plaza Building, they will be hosting the 9th annual...

Complimentary Ghostbusters Tickets

Dear Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc Friends & Supporters, we are excited to announce we have complimentary tickets to attend a performance of Ghostbusters in Concert with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (valued at $84/ticket). The...

The Village Elves

How sweet! The Village Elves chose Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan to receive a $500 donation to help us serve more children in need. The Village Elves were founded over 25 years ago by residents in the Milford, MI who shared a goal of...

Elite Sponsors of our 20th Anniversary Gala

A special thank you to the Elite Sponsors of our 20th Anniversary Gala! College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving provided the transportation of all our gala supplies and prizes to the banquet hall. PTM Corporation was referred by one of our board...

Congratulations, Silent Auction Winners!

Congratulations to the winners in the silent auction from our 20th Anniversary Gala for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! If you have been notified through GiveSmart that you won a prize, please call 586-772-6656 to arrange a time to claim...

Seeking Gala Wrap-Up Volunteers!

Dear Volunteers, we have had wonderful support in preparing for our 20th Anniversary Gala and are excited to say it was a successful event for the wig recipients & families we serve! We need as much help with wrapping up from the gala as we do...

20th Anniversary Gala!!!

Heartfelt gratitude to EVERYONE who helped make our 20th Anniversary Gala a great success!! We have been so fortunate to help over 5,200 Michigan children through our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program since our humble beginnings in...

Joseph & Jackson, Brothers Donate Hair

Our wig recipients experience cancer, alopecia or other disorders that cause hair loss which can make them feel vulnerable and affect their self-confidence; yet it is during the most difficult times that we can find a light shining in this world....

Another great harvest!

We've had a great harvest in our raised therapy garden this season...look at all these delicious veggies! Our heartfelt gratitude to the many caring volunteers like Dio and Lori who have stepped up to help us maintain this special sanctuary...

Josh Donates His Hair in Honor of Tricia

Donating your hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is a great way to help a Michigan child in need and cutting it in honor of a loved one is a beautiful gesture indeed! Josh donated his hair in honor of Tricia and it will make an...

Central Lake Lions Club Members Visit MW4K!

"Where there's a need, there's a Lion!" Rod and his daughter Jennie from the Central Lake Lions Club visited Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc today since they have both donated hair in support of the kids we serve and...

Come Celebrate With Us!

The countdown continues! Our 20th Anniversary Gala for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is our signature event - an incredible evening where we celebrate the kids & families we cherish. You're invited to join us! Gather your family...

More VR 4 Kids Program Pilot Progress!

Our VR 4 Kids Program Pilot at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc continues! We gather helpful feedback, videos and photos of our wig recipients enjoying & benefiting from this immersive technology which is shared with our partners...

Meet Cecily, One of Our Wig Recipients!

Meet Cecily! She is one of our wig recipients who is bravely fighting brain cancer. Cecily was referred by one of the 8 hospitals in Michigan that provide pediatric oncology. When Cecily visited our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc Wellness...

Silent Auction is Open!

We’re excited to announce we’re just one month away from our 20th Anniversary Gala which is the biggest celebration of the kids we serve and one of our largest fundraisers of the year. Our silent auction is LIVE online and there are some...

A Special Message from Josie's Family

We were thrilled to read this email today from our wig recipient Josie's family who received her custom wig that we ordered for her. This is the joy we strive to create with our program: "We just love the new wig! It’s so beautiful...

Thank You, White Castle Volunteer Team!

Our 20th Anniversary Gala is a month away and we're fortunate to have wonderful volunteers helping us prepare! White Castle general managers Brittney, Troy, Denise and Cassandra gave of their time & talent today to organize special prizes...

Kroger Community Rewards: May-July 2023

Thank you, Kroger Community Rewards members! Choosing Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to benefit from a portion of proceeds from your shopping trip is an easy, cost-effective way for you to help us continue our mission! Each quarter,...

Party with a Purpose!

There's an exciting beauty industry event coming up! Windsor Beauty Supply and Schwarzkopf Professional are hosting Party with a Purpose on Saturday, September 9th, 2023 from 5-9 pm at Windsor Beauty Supply's location on Middlebelt Road in...

Detroit Zoo with UAW Local 160

A special thanks to Home of UAW Local 160 for providing 100 tickets to the Detroit Zoo! Our wig recipients & families, board members, staff, volunteers and hair donors were invited to enjoy a delicious luncheon and visit to see the zoo's...

July 2023 Facebook & Instragram Donors

A special thanks to our summertime Facebook & Instagram supporters who made contributions to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan during the month of July. These caring individuals donated through birthday fundraisers, and we appreciate that...

Nutrition & Healthy Meal Planning Class

Dear Wig Recipients & Families, Prepare those chef hats...we're hosting a healthy meal planning & nutrition cooking class on Saturday, August 19, 2023 - 10:00 am at our Wellness Center in St. Clair Shores!  In this...

Selfridge Firefighters 2023 Golf Outing

Heartfelt thanks to Chief Howard and Chief Ross & all the Selfridge Firefighters for their love and support of our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program over the years through their annual golf outing. They have now become our biggest...

Brothers Michael & Robert Donate Hair

Michael and Robert enjoyed sharing a hair donation experience today at Go Green Salon located inside our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Wellness Center. The journey started with one brother growing his hair out for donation, which inspired...

Birmingham Metropolitan Women's Club Visit

The Birmingham Metropolitan Women's Club is always looking for ways to increase the community service work they do. We were invited to share information about Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc this morning during their monthly meeting....

Grounds For Belief Community Church Picnic

Grounds For Belief Community Church is a small, starter, non-denominational church in our hometown of St. Clair Shores that supports Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc by raising awareness & funds for our program. We attended their annual...

International Alopecia Day 2023

Today is International Alopecia Day and 35% of the children we serve at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc have alopecia; an auto-immune disorder where the body's immune system misperceives a threat, attacks the hair follicles and causes...

FLAME Becomes Galaxy Star Members

Our friends at FLAME Heating, Cooling, Plumbing, and Electrical visited our Wellness Center and became Galaxy Star members with their $500 donation! With that level of support, they receive 2 complimentary tickets to our 20th Anniversary Gala and...

Explore Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

If you own or are employed by a business, participating in corporate sponsorship is a great way to build brand recognition and help a good cause! Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc invites you to explore corporate sponsorship opportunities...

FLAME Cares Charity Contest Winner!

Thank you to everyone who voted for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc in the FLAME Heating, Cooling, Plumbing, and Electrical FLAME Cares contest during the month of July - we are $500 recipients from the kindness & generosity of this...

GTS Open House!

A fabulous evening at the Detroit Athletic Club with our friends from Global Telecom Solutions!! They hosted their annual open house to celebrate clients, vendors & sponsors and recognize the key people who make their work possible in the...

GM Car Show 2023!

Another amazing event! The team at General Motors hosts an annual employee car show with a portion of proceeds from donations collected being gifted to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. We thank the GM volunteers who helped gather funds!...

We Celebrate Brave Barbies During Barbie Week!

In honor of #barbieweek we're sharing a special shoutout for our Brave Barbies that were donated to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc so we can gift them to wig recipients in our program who are experiencing hair loss. Veronica, our...

Charity Navigator Awards Us Highest Rating!

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is excited to announce we have received a new acknowledgement for the work we do to help the kids of Michigan at no charge!  Charity Navigator states, “This charity's score is 100%, earning it...

We’ll Be in Grand Rapids Next Week!

We connect with the 8 hospitals in Michigan that provide pediatric oncology every year and recently met with the team at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital via Zoom. Our Founder & CEO Maggie Varney will be in Grand Rapids next week and...

CeCe Donates Her Hair

Meet Cordelia (CeCe), who just chose to donate her hair to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Her mom writes, “CeCe just turned 8 and her favorite show is “Alexa and Katie” on Netflix that deals with childhood cancer, hair...

Show Your Support with MW4K Merchandise!

We have lots of items in our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc merchandise collection for you to show your support for the kids we serve! Shown below are a few ideas. Make sure to visit our website for a full listing - you can purchase items...

Emaline Enjoys a Tea Party!

Our wig recipient Emaline and her family returned to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc for a wig maintenance appointment which is included in our scope of services. We treated Emaline and her sister to a princess tea party during their visit...

Business of the Month: Maloof Jewelry & Gifts

Maloof Jewelry & Gifts has supported our program for the last 15 years. They donate beautiful, high-end jewelry for our live and silent auctions every year for our signature annual gala. Harry Thompson, owner and friend of Maggie's Wigs 4...

Selfridge Firefighters Field Trip 2023

Dear Wig Recipients & Families, We're excited to announce we've been invited to the Selfridge Firehouse (inside Selfridge Air National Guard Base) for a summer fun field trip on  Friday, August 4th,...

Danna Joins VR 4 Kids Pilot Program

We are thrilled to have the continued support of partners in the VR (virtual reality) sector for our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan VR 4 Kids Program Pilot. Danna is one of our teenage wig recipients who has bravely fought Ewing’s...

Please vote in Flame Cares Competition

Our thanks to FLAME Heating, Cooling, Plumbing & Electrical who chose us as one of their charities of choice for Flame Cares! Each month, three local causes compete for a chance to win a $500 prize based on whichever receives the most votes. The...

We Request Sugar Free Treats

At our 20th Anniversary Gala this September, we are planning on making the Sugar Free Station in our Sweet Treat Area more robust than ever before! We are looking for an assortment of individually wrapped sugar free candy donations. Some great...

Happy 4th of July 2023!

Happy 4th of July everyone! Whether you’re enjoying a festival, BBQing on the grill, or simply spending quality time with your loved ones, our team at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan hopes you’re having a great holiday. Be safe...

Elliot's 4th Time Donating Hair!

Elliot is a kind-hearted boy who has generously donated his hair 4 times to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! He personally visited Go Green Salon located inside our Wellness Center to have his haircut onsite so he could see the difference...

Congratulations to Bob our UPS Driver

For 13 years now, Bob has been one of our regular delivery personnel at UPS; bringing in hair donation packages and wig supplies daily. He is always pleasant and has a smile on his face. Bob has decided to retire, and we congratulate him on a great...

FLAME Cares Voting Contest - Help Us Win $500!

It's time for another round of FLAME Cares! Each month, three local causes will compete for a chance to win a $500 prize based on whichever receives the most votes. The group with the most support will be presented with a check for $500....

Thank You, Tyrone Elementary School!

Today we give a special shoutout to Ms. Doakes, the staff and 3rd – 5th grade students at Tyrone Elementary School in Harper Woods, MI. They participated in an empathy project since many families have been touched directly or indirectly by...

Pre-Gala Raffle Tickets for Sale

Who wants a chance to win $1,000? In our pre-gala raffle, purchase tickets for $10 each and you could win $1,000 cash prize and help provide 9 wigs for Michigan children in need! The drawing and winner will be announced at our 20th Anniversary Gala...

Congratulations to Tyler our Finance Intern

Congratulations to Tyler who just completed his finance internship at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! We offer professional skill-building experiences at our Wellness Center and work with a variety of colleges & universities to...

Look At These Beautiful Hair Donations!

Look at all this long, beautiful hair!!! We have been gathering it to make wigs and hair hats for our wig recipients at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. Hair grows about half an inch a month, so it takes around 2 years to reach the minimum...

Heartfelt Story: Gemma our new Wig Recipient!

Heartfelt story from one of our newest kids; Gemma who is experiencing alopecia. She received a wig and a hair hat during her visit to our Wellness Center. Her mom Do-Hee shared how much our services mean to her family: "I just wanted to let...

Mirepoix Kids Cooking Camp

We’re excited to be sending one of our wig recipients to Mirepoix Cooking School for Kids Cooking Camp in July! They’ll learn unique world cuisine recipes during this 4-day experience. This is part of our efforts to expand upon our...

Planned Giving Opportunities

Planned giving to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is an opportunity to build your legacy as you invest in our mission with a generous financial gift that will have a profound impact on the lives of the children & families we serve....

Happy Father's Day 2023

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc wishes a Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there and to those who are father figures to others. Fathers hold their children's hands for a while, and their hearts for a...

Billboard Coverage from 5 Star Outdoor

A big shoutout to 5 Star Outdoor for their generosity in donating billboard space to help us raise awareness of our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program! We currently have 3 designs running in the Brownstown, MI area so we can connect with...

Subscribe to our Monthly Newsletters

Our monthly newsletter will be released soon. Are you on our mailing list? Subscribe today to receive our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc newsletter delivered right to your inbox. It features stories from Michigan children & families...

Registered Beauty Industry Supporters

We’re fortunate to have the love & support of the beauty industry with over 1,000 registered salons, cosmetologists and cosmetology schools involved with our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program. They volunteer to style wigs,...

Our Bears are all dressed up for the Gala!

More 20th Anniversary Gala preparations! Our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc bears are all dressed up and ready for the party. These fuzzy friends will be on display in our Sweet Treat Area which is filled with candy, cupcakes, cookies,...

Hair hats & other options in Hair Restoration

At Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan we have fun colorful wigs, hats, beanies and hair hats for our wig recipients to wear as an additional option in hair restoration.  Sara, one of the cosmetologists at Go Green Salon located inside...

Helping the Self-Esteem of Children

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc works with all 8 hospitals throughout the state of Michigan that provide pediatric oncology and serve all children they refer to us. We also partner with burn clinics, dermatologists, pediatricians, etc. All...

Lily, Our Angel

We check in periodically on the kids in our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program and just found out today that one of our wig recipients Lily has become an angel. Our thoughts & prayers are with her family-it is an honor &...

Kids Heal Through Support Services

Through our support services at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc, our wig recipients are able to make new friends with other children who are experiencing similar health challenges leading to hair loss as they heal together. We offer a wide...

Thank You, May Facebook & Instagram Donors

A special thanks to all of our amazing Facebook and Instagram donors in the month of May who dedicated their birthdays or held a fundraiser to support our wig recipients while they’re journeying through a health challenge. $435 was raised for...

DADI Golf Outing

Golf outings are a good way to have fun, gather friends, family & business associates together for a great cause. The Shores House is hosting their annual golf outing and chose Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as one of their charities of...

Katelyn Donates Hair Every 2 Years

Kudos to Katelyn for donating her beautiful hair every 2 years since kindergarten! She is now a senior in high school and came in to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to donate her hair again. Her heart to help other kids is evident in her...

Christine from High Level Marketing Donates Hair

Meet Christine from High Level Marketing! She donated her hair to be made into a beautiful wig for a child in our program. HLM designed our website: www.wigs4kids.org and they continue to support Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan with marketing...

Mecosta-Osceola Hair Drive - 488 Ponytails!

Wow! Mecosta-Osceola Career Center hosted a Hair Drive from February 1 – 14, 2023 and just sent in 488 ponytails. That’s enough to make 48 wigs for Michigan children in need. This event was a student-led hair drive through the...

St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade 2023

The 70th Annual St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade is the largest volunteer-led Memorial Day Parade in the Midwest. It steps off at 1:00 pm on Sunday, May 28, 2023 along Jefferson Avenue at 9 Mile traveling north to 11 Mile. This year’s...

Know a child in need? Refer them!

Know the numbers: According to the American Childhood Cancer Organization (ACCO), 1 in 285 children in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer before the age of 20. Roughly 50% of the Michigan children we serve have cancer and Maggie’s...

#2352 Local Painters Union 1M

#2352 Local Painters Union 1M are generous supporters of Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Ray and his coworker Jimmy donated their time & talent by volunteering to repaint interior sections of our Wellness Center yesterday. What a great...

Growing Our VR 4 Kids Program Pilot

Our VR 4 Kids Program Pilot at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc continues to grow and we are expanding the amount of VR headsets we have available to our wig recipients who are experiencing cancer to help them with pain management &...

Teacups for our Gala

Heartfelt thanks to Sonja who serves on our Advisory Board and has given of her time & resources to gather teacups with her daughter. They will be utilized in our princess tea party at our 20th Anniversary Gala on Friday, September 15, 2023 -...

Get Your Pre-Gala Tickets!

Who wants a chance to win $1,000? In our pre-gala raffle, purchase tickets for $10 each and you could win $1,000 cash prize and help provide 9 wigs for Michigan children in need! The drawing and winner will be announced at our 20th Anniversary Gala...

Walsh College Spring Career Fair 2023

Tonight, we attended the Walsh College Spring Career Fair to share information with their students about possible future career opportunities with Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. We thank Walsh for inviting us each year to participate in...

Douglas J Aveda Spring Career Fair 2023

Thank you, Douglas J Aveda Institute Royal Oak for including Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc in your Spring Career Fair! We met many future cosmetologists, estheticians and nail technicians who are looking to make a difference in the...

Voyager VR by Little Seed - 2nd Demo!

On Saturday, Maddox, one of our kids who is bravely fighting brain cancer returned to our Wellness Center for another VR experience in our VR 4 Kids Program Pilot. Maddox is learning how to navigate and have fun with the Voyager headset by...

Happy Mother’s Day 2023

Happy Mother’s Day from all of us here at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! This is a special day to celebrate our mothers and all the caring women in our lives who are like mothers to others. Thank you for all you...

Kroger Community Rewards Help Our Kids

Thank you to the 108 households who supported Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc by shopping through Kroger Community Rewards! $322 was raised to help our wig recipients & families. To register if you aren’t part of the Community...

Thank You, Grace & Jill - Great Volunteers!

Grace & her mom Jill recently volunteered at our Wellness Center to help us with several projects; example: preparing all of our beautifully-decorated raffle jars for our 20th Anniversary Gala that will be held Friday, September 15, 2023 - 6:00...

Team Collier Volunteers from White Castle

We love #TeamCollier - our wonderful volunteers from White Castle returned to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to help us prepare tea party gifts for our guests that will attend our 20th Anniversary Gala. We enjoyed lunch and fellowship...

Multimedia Makeup Academy Visit

Multimedia Makeup Academy of Esthetics, Cosmetology and Special FX sent one of their instructors and students to learn more about our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program. We explored various types of wigs we offer our recipients, cap...

Mom & Daughter, Lisa and Olivia Donate Hair

Mom & daughter duo Lisa and Olivia chose Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to donate their hair so they could help us create more wigs for children losing their hair due to cancer, alopecia, trichotillomania or other disorders. Together,...

Join Our Sweet Treat Committee!

Calling all sweet tooths! We are in need of volunteers in a leadership capacity to join our Sweet Treat Area committee. This committee supports one of our most desired attractions during our annual Gala – an entire room filled with sweet...

Calling Princesses & Superheroes!

We recently had a great meeting with the professional team at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital – they are one of the 8 hospitals we work with throughout Michigan that provide pediatric oncology, and we service all children referred from...

Newsletter Sign-Ups

Stay up-to-date on stories from kids we serve, events & other opportunities to support them by signing up for our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc newsletters! It's quick, convenient and we don't sell or share your information....

We're Hiring a Social Worker!

We’re excited to announce we’re hiring and seeking a social worker to help meet the emotional, social & psychological needs of our wig recipients & families at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. This kind & caring...

FOX2Detroit: Compassion Project with Bates Academy

We thank FOX2Detroit for providing media coverage of our compassion project in partnership with Bates Academy. 5th-8th grade students who are part of a pre-med club and are aspiring doctors were led by teacher Rolanda Mathews in a compassion project...

Happy Earth Day 2023!

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is happy to celebrate Earth Day today! Our commitment to giving back to our planet includes recycling hair donations into wigs that help the children in our communities. We can all do something that contributes...

Garden Committee Volunteers Needed

Now that our wig recipients have completed our first planting of spinach, lettuce, garlic, onions & potatoes, we need assistance with maintaining & nurturing our raised therapy garden for our kids & families! We're looking for...

Collin Joins our VR 4 Kids Program Pilot

Collin is a new child in our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program who has been bravely fighting cancer for 10 years. His sister decided to donate her beautiful hair in his honor, so the family visited our Wellness Center for her haircut...

Facials Class this Saturday!

Dear Wig Recipients & Families,  Did you know that some of the ingredients that are a part of your favorite breakfast can be used to make a mask for a facial? Join us in using yogurt, avocado, honey, oatmeal, banana, and orange to make...

Happy Easter 2023!

Our team at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan would like to wish everyone a Happy Easter and wish you a wonderful celebration with your family & friends.Our team at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan would like to wish everyone a Happy...

Nearly 4,000 hair donations in the 1st Quarter!

We are so fortunate to receive hair donations from caring individuals in 66 countries around the world. In the first quarter of 2023, we have already been sent close to 4,000 hair donations - wow! Thank you all for choosing Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids...

March 2023 Facebook & Instagram Donors

Social media gives us all the opportunity to connect with loved ones and share what’s important to us. It provides a convenient way to raise awareness & funds for our favorite causes. A special thanks to the following individuals for...

Paula's New Bike!

We have a new friend named Paula who stopped by to inquire if we were hiring or if there were opportunities to volunteer. We learned that due to her physical disabilities and epilepsy, she can’t drive, and her bike is her only means of...

Bunny Balloons

Renee Johnson of Mirror Me Moments Photobooth was recommended to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan by our Finance Director, Christina. She makes adorable pre-filled bunny balloons for Easter and generously donated 4 of them for our Wellness...

Balloon Bloom's Easter Balloon Donation!

Our friend Katelyn at Balloon Bloom saw our Easter decorations and generously stepped up to donate a kid-friendly & festive balloon arch! We absolutely love it and are excited to have her return to our Wellness Center – she previously...

Christopher Mascaro's Cuts 4 Cash

Chris is a returning hair donor to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan who made his first contribution to our program in 2019. He is hosting a Cuts 4 Cash fundraiser to collect pledges per inch of hair he donates this year. Chris’ goal is...

Mira Completes Finance Internship

Congratulations to Mira who just finished her finance internship at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! She traveled from Ukraine to complete her master’s degree in accounting at Walsh College and will be moving out of state. We wish her...

GFL Donates Volunteer Time

It was a pleasure having a wonderful group from GFL Environmental in today to volunteer. We are so glad they chose Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as their charity of choice! They’re hard workers who spent the afternoon traveling...

Paul Mitchell the School Farmington Hills

We had the honor of presenting Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to the learning leaders and future professionals at Paul Mitchell The School Farmington Hills! Maggie our Founder & CEO shared her career in the beauty industry, the humble...

Dan & Marie Donate Hair - You Can Too!

Dan donated his hair in memory of a loved one. Marie donated her hair after reading a story about a girl experiencing hair loss. Both wonderful donors chose Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to be the beneficiary of their kindness &...

Happy St. Patrick’s Day 2023!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! We are so *lucky* to have such wonderful supporters like YOU who believe in the work we do for the kids of Michigan! Thank you for helping us continue our mission. Enjoy this...

Reminder: Walmart Spark for Good!

Dear Walmart Shoppers: Just a reminder…March is halfway through and we have an opportunity for you to support Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! Until March 31, 2023, Walmart is matching all Round Up Donations 2:1. Give back by rounding...

Allie Tough!

Beautiful Allie is one of our wig recipients at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc who is bravely fighting cancer. People raised funds to support Allie along her journey and she chose to pay it forward; sponsoring 2 children's wigs in our...

Makeup Class Magic!

Our focus on skin care continued in our makeup class for MW4K wig recipients. It was jam-packed and everyone had a great time! On Saturday we learned: -Using a cryotherapy ice roller to reduce inflammation and promote optimal cell function...

Window Cleaner Needed!

We moved into our new Wellness Center 3 years ago and love this place as our home! We take tender care of it, so the Center is always nice for our wig recipients & their families. We’re in the process of looking for a window cleaner that...

Celebrating International Women's Day 2023!

Today, on International Women’s Day we celebrate women everywhere who strive to make a difference in their communities. 70% of the employees in the nonprofit sector are women and we are honored to be a woman-powered organization! Led by Maggie...

Kerry Donates Hair for Her 15th Birthday!

Let’s hear it for Kerry from Kentucky who celebrated her 15th Birthday and chose to donate her hair to our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program! This is not her first hair donation; she has donated before. Kerry sets a great example...

Janellyn and Carlie's Hair Research Project

Janellyn and Carlie are seniors at a local math, science and technology center. This past semester, they enrolled in a chemistry research project that compared varying flat iron temperatures and heat protectant sprays to determine the effect they...

Resiliency Award Winner!

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is excited to announce we are a “Resiliency Award Winner” through the Troy Chamber of Commerce’s Business Excellence Awards presented by Horizon Bank! The Resiliency Award, sponsored by...

Emma's Hair Donation & Cards

Emma is precious! She is the sister of a special needs sibling and has a caring heart to help others. After watching a video about a child who had cancer, Emma was inspired to grow her hair out and donate it to support the kids in our program. Her...

We're Seeking An Art Therapist

As we develop our programming for our wig recipients & families throughout 2023, art therapy is always one of our most well-received activities. We’re seeking an art therapist to help facilitate a variety of art classes, including sand...

Thank You, Scott at Shear Pointe!

Scott is the owner of Shear Pointe Hair Restoration Center in Birmingham, MI and is a friend & supporter of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. He came in for a professional courtesy tour as he has not yet seen our new Wellness Center and...

Family Resources

Dear wig recipients & families: the nonprofit sector is all about collaboration and Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is fortunate to work alongside great organizations that can be wonderful resources as your child journeys through a health...

Thank You, Ryan for your Kind Words!

It was very nice to hear from Ryan, one of our wonderful hair donors who took the time to write a positive review about his experience with Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc and encourage others to donate their hair. The Kids & I Thank...

Kroger Community Rewards Nov 2022-Jan 2023

Kroger gives to so many community organizations and Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is fortunate to be one of them. If you shop at Kroger, you can support us too! Register for Kroger Community Rewards at no cost and watch the donations add...

Greeting Cards from Cub Scouts Pack #92

A greeting card is one of the easiest ways to bring a smile to someone’s face and we are so grateful to the Cub Scouts Pack #92 for decorating cards to send to our wig recipients, who are often in the hospital or home-bound. Roughly 50% of the...

Paul Mitchell The School Visit

A few weeks ago, I had the wonderful opportunity to present at Paul Mitchell the School Sterling Heights. These are future professionals interested in hair restoration, and they decided to make a field trip out of visiting Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids...

Say Eye Love You Makeup Class Photos

Say Eye Love You! Our wig recipients had a great time in our Valentine’s Day makeup class. Eyebrows are the picture frame for the eye and we learned about different techniques; how to enhance and shape them. We were working on creating...

Ryan, Superhero Hair Donor

Ryan is a real-life superhero! Not only has he acted in movies; such as being an extra in the Avengers, he was also diagnosed with a rare brain disorder a few years ago and needed life-saving surgery. Ryan understands how it feels to be affected by...

Gala Items Needed

Thank you to everyone who has dropped off items to feature in our raffle baskets as prizes for our upcoming 20th Anniversary Gala. We’re well over halfway there! We have many beautiful Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and toy baskets and...

World Cancer Day

Saturday, February 4th marks World Cancer Day - a positive movement for everyone, everywhere to unite under one voice to face one of our greatest challenges in history: cancer. Roughly 50% of the children we serve at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of...

Abner Family Hair Donations

Heartfelt thanks to Kristen, Hannah and George who donated their hair in honor and in memory of loved ones who faced leukemia. They truly understand the importance of this program. Mom Kristen shared photos and said "It was time for family...

Say Eye Love You Makeup Class

Dear wig recipients & families, our next makeup class is a Valentines theme and will be held Saturday, February 11th – 2:00 pm at the Wellness Center. We’ll be learning about the newest trend in makeup called “barely-there...

White Castle Team Collier Triumphs!

Go White Castle - Team Collier! Headed by District Supervisor Cheryl Collier who serves as Vice Chair of our Board of Directors, Team Collier is made up of caring individuals who raise awareness & funds throughout the year to help the kids in...

Paul Mitchell the School Great Lakes Visit

Thank you, Paul Mitchell the School Great Lakes for the opportunity to connect with learning leaders & future professionals today! We presented information about hair restoration and how each person in the beauty industry has the power to make a...

We Love Our Joanie!

I had the pleasure & privilege of spending the afternoon with our Joanie who is a dear friend, loyal client, and key donor. If it were not for the Wayne and Joan Webber Foundation, MW4K would not be here today. She has always been our guardian...

Meet Amelia, our new Wig Recipient!

What a cutie! Amelia is turning 3 in April and started experiencing alopecia after having COVID-19. Her mom reached out to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan for support and we were able to provide Amelia with a wig. She loved having hair as you...

We Are Seeking a Master Gardener

Think spring! Even with all the snow out there in Michigan, spring will be on its way in just a few months, and we will be getting our Raised Therapy Garden ready for planting season. We’re seeking a master gardener to volunteer their time...

Winter Wonderland

It’s a winter wonderland here in Michigan! Everyone be safe and stay warm inside until this winter storm passes. It’s a great opportunity to spend time with your loved ones - have a family game night, watch a fun movie or just enjoy...

Guidestar 2023 Platinum Award

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is committed to transparency and today we were renewed with a 2023 Platinum Award from Guidestar by Candid; a charity watchdog that monitors & reports on nonprofit financials & programming metrics. This...

Charlie Donates Her Beautiful Hair!

How cute is Charlie? She just donated her long hair to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan to make another child feel more confident about their appearance. Her mom Kayla writes, “Charlie was so excited to get her hair cut for the kids and...

Macomb Chamber Member Spotlight

What a wonderful resource the Macomb County Chamber is to our community. Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan has been a proud member since 2011 and today we received a special visit from Caterina, a Chamber intern who interviewed Maggie, our...

Harper Strong

A special shout-out to our wig recipient Harper - what an inspiration she is to all of our kids! Harper is bravely facing cancer and she’s a fighter. Every time she gets knocked down from side effects of treatment or illness, she gets right...

UAW Local 160 Continues to Support Our Program

UAW Local 160 has been supporting Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as one of their charities of choice for the last 8 years. They host an annual car show and golf outing, with a portion of proceeds being donated to our program. UAW members...

New Look, New You, New Year Class a Success!

Our first class, New Look-New You for the New Year was a great success! First, our wig recipients created vision boards out of magazine clippings. They talked about goals they would like to achieve in beauty & fashion yet this was also a...

Delanie, Our Angel

Every day, we see children throughout the state of Michigan who are bravely fighting cancer. They teach us so much about life. Delanie was a 13-year old warrior who got her wings. Our thoughts & prayers are with her family – we are so...

Joey Donates His Hair!

We love our hair donors! You help us make our mission of providing wigs to the children of Michigan at no charge a reality. Joanne writes, "Joey sent his hair in November for your organization. He was so proud to grow it out and donate it. His...

Meijer Chesterfield Helps the Kids!

Meijer Chesterfield is a great example of a business in our local communities that uses its success to help others. They generously chose Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to receive a $5,000 donation to help us continue serving the children...

18,533 Hair Donations in 2022!

In 2022, an AMAZING amount of 18,533 hair donations were sent to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc from 66 countries around the world to help us continue making beautiful custom wigs for the children we serve. HEARTFELT...

Jonah Donates His Hair to Help the Kids!

Let's hear it for Jonah who just donated his rare red hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Our program is all about kids helping kids. Jonah's mom Tricia writes, "Thank you for your kindness and inspiring my son, Jonah and...

Repurposing Items for Raffle Baskets

Happy New Year! January is here and we're starting to put together raffle baskets for our 20th Anniversary Gala. We have lots of baskets to put prizes in and are seeking donated items to complete them. We take items all year yet especially now...

Happy New Year 2023

Heartfelt thanks to our supporters who made 2022 a successful year of serving the children of Michigan. All of your donations of time, talent & treasure certainly add up and make a profound difference in the lives of our kids! Here’s...

Kinslee's Holiday Sponsorship

Our sweet Kinslee is 6 years old and has alopecia. She visited Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to enjoy a holiday gift sponsorship from our friends at Variety - the Children's Charity of Detroit. Kinslee and family had hot cocoa &...

Meet Aleena; one of our Wig Recipients!

What a great visit we had today with Aleena, one of our wig recipients! She bravely fought cancer in 2014 and now is doing well. We are always happy to hear when our kids are feeling better. Her little sister Leah donated her hair today to pay it...

Sterling Heights Police Event & Toy Donation

We support our local police departments and thank them for a successful Pigs 4 Wigs campaign this year. We have been gifted an abundance of toys and the Sterling Heights Police have upcoming events, so we dropped off a box of toys to share! Please...

Emma's 4th Time Donating Hair!

Meet Emma: this sweet girl has donated her hair 4 times to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan in 2018, 2019, 2021 & 2022. She is always excited to pay it forward and help her peers. Emma is friends with Payton, a wig recipient in our program...

Happy Holidays 2022!

We wish you a happy, healthy & safe holiday season from all of us here at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. We will be closed Saturday, December 24, 2022 – Monday, December 26, 2022 to celebrate the holiday and will reopen on...

Kaediya & Family Holiday Sponsorship

Meet Kaediya, one of our wig recipients at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! She is 17 years old and bravely fighting leukemia. Her family was chosen to be sponsored for the holidays by our Event Coordinator Mildred and Kaediya also...

Portage Department of Public Safety Pigs 4 Wigs

Another job well done by the Portage Department of Public Safety! They are one of many local police departments that participated in our 10th Anniversary of the No-shave November "Pigs 4 Wigs" campaign. They are sponsoring 2 children's...

Zayd - Our Newest Kid!

Zayd is one of our newest kids at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc since he is experiencing alopecia; an auto-immune disorder causing hair loss. Every new child in our program receives a welcome bag full of comfort items to assist them as...

Our Teams Celebrating the Holiday

Our team is celebrating the holidays together and another successful year of serving the children of Michigan. A special thanks to them for their hard work, dedication, commitment & support in helping our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan,...

Holiday Sponsorship from Andrea & Family

Andrea, Chris, Owen, John, Jillian & Sophia have been long-time supporters of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc and sponsor a family every year for the holidays. This year, Jennifer our development director's family whose daughter...

South Lyon Pigs 4 Wigs

South Lyon Police Department held a successful Pigs 4 Wigs campaign this year, raising $950 to support the kids we serve! We thank them for their dedication & commitment every year as they have helped us many years through this initiative. They...

Jaki & Matthew Donate Hair!

Wow! What an amazing hair donation experience for Jaki and Matthew. They visited our Go Green Salon inside Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to help the kids. Jaki donated a total of 26 inches and Matthew donated 18. Jaki says,...

Alice's Family Receives Holiday Gifts

Alice is a child who first came to our program in 2018 & received a wig while bravely fighting cancer. While her cancer is in remission, she continues to face the long-term side effects of her treatment plan. We held our holiday party earlier...

Elise Receives a New Wig

Our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc Princess Elise who is bravely fighting cancer received a new wig to wear while her hair grows back in. She’s also an aspiring future little cosmetologist! Elise had so much fun styling mom’s...

Wolverine Lake Police Department Pigs 4 Wigs

Our first responders are incredible: they put their lives on the line daily to protect & serve, and many go beyond their call of duty to continue helping others. The Wolverine Lake Police Department & Chief Ellsworth have generously...

November Facebook & Instagram Donors

We’re always inspired by our wonderful Facebook & Instagram donors who commemorate and celebrate their birthdays by generously hosting fundraisers for our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program. What better gift to give than...

Holiday Cards For Sale

Our popular holiday cards are selling quickly! We have two designs left to choose from: Santa and Nutcracker. Featuring the delightful photography of Anne Nicolazzo, who serves on our Board of Directors and is our official photographer, you can send...

Holiday Makeup Class

Our wig recipients had a lot of fun getting out of their comfort zone with makeup in our “holiday look” class - we tried avant garde and holiday glam styles! A special thank you to Madison our celebrity makeup artist from Multimedia...

Gerald McKelvy Fundraiser

Our friend & supporter Gerald McKelvy is a cancer survivor and thriver! He’s been paying it forward by going out into the community to raise awareness, funds and collecting gift cards for families in our program. Through the efforts of...

Happy Thanksgiving 2022!

We have so much to be grateful for this year as we celebrate Thanksgiving: we’re honored & privileged to provide our services to the children of Michigan at no charge – we thank our families for trusting us to offer the highest level...

10 Days Left for Pigs 4 Wigs

There are 10 days left in the 10th Annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign for Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! This fundraiser which runs from November 1 - December 1 helps raise awareness and funds so we can continue serving the children of Michigan at...

Annual Children's Holiday Party 2022

Dear wig recipients & families: our Annual Children's Holiday Party is being held Saturday, December 3, 2022 from 5-7 pm at the Wellness Center and will coincide with the SCS Holiday lights on wheels

Fadia's Hair Salon Donates 193 Ponytails!

What an amazing collection of 193 hair donations that were personally delivered from Fadia's Beauty Salon in Troy, MI who is a registered supporting salon with Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Fadia categorized all of the beautiful...

Holiday Makeup Class

Dear wig recipients & families: our holiday makeup class is quickly approaching! This is the fifth workshop we've had in 2022 and we're excited to celebrate the season with you. Join us on Saturday, November 26th, 2022 - 2:00 pm at the...

CFC Roseville Agency Fair!

Another great Combined Federal Campaign today at the Roseville Post Office! Our Founder & CEO Maggie Varney of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc shared her heartfelt story about our program and thanked the postal workers for their...

National Philanthropy Day 2022

Today is National Philanthropy Day! It was first recognized in 1986 and offers everyone an opportunity to give back and help those in need. You can assist our mission of providing wigs & support services to Michigan children in need at no charge...

2022 Holiday Toy Drive with Dollar General

Get into the spirit of giving: Several Dollar General stores are hosting a toy drive for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc and you can help. Locations include Groesbeck in Clinton Township, Groesbeck in Mt. Clemens, Little Mack in St. Clair...

Happy Birthday Carena!

Happy Birthday Carena!! A special thank you to our donors who help make magical moments in our Enchanted Tea Room happen at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. We celebrate all kinds of special occasions like this one for our wig recipients...

Cassandra Donates Her Hair to Help the Kids

From Cassandra: "I did a thing today… I chopped off 10 inches of hair to donate to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! After Jackson got his first haircut I felt inspired to cut mine. I was going to cut 5 inches but then realized...

Thank You, Warren Kiwanis Club!

Thank you to our friends at the Warren Kiwanis Club for their hospitality and love for our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program today! We enjoyed sharing our mission with their members and the Kiwanis gave us a generous contribution of...

CFC Agency Kickoff Fairs

This week, Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc was honored to participate in two agency kickoff fairs for the CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) at post offices in Farmington Hills & Macomb. This is the largest charitable giving initiative by...

23rd Annual Sands Bash Tickets Available

The 23rd Annual Sands Bash hosted by the Nautical Mile Committee is being held this Saturday, November 5th - 7:00 pm at Barrister Gardens in St. Clair Shores and Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc has been selected as the charity of choice to...

Happy Halloween 2022

Happy Halloween from all of us here at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! We hope you stay safe and enjoy a festive, spooky holiday today. Eat candy, make memories and dress up in your favorite...

Halloween Party Tour & Treat 2022 Photos

What a spooktacular time we had at our annual Halloween Party "Tour and Treat" at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Our wig recipients and families enjoyed Face Painting by Chantel, White Castle sliders & chicken rings,...

September Facebook & Instagram Donors

A special thanks to our September Facebook & Instagram donors! We just received a report for the month and $695 was raised through generous contributions from one of our wig recipient families and also supporters who were celebrating birthdays....

Halloween Hair Donation Transformation!

Megan had a lot of fun donating her hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! She went from long brown hair, to an emerald green transformation - just in time for Halloween! Her costume will be Beetlejuice so she asked the talented Go Green...

Hair Donor Stories for 2023

In 2023, Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan will be celebrating our 20 Year Anniversary!  We would like to highlight our wonderful hair donors each day of the year on our social media channels as you truly have an impact in the life of...

Our 4th Makeup Class a Great Success!

Today we held our 4th makeup class in a series at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! We focused on achieving different looks for lips & eyes with Mirabella Beauty and our celebrity makeup artist & wig recipient Madison from...

Reminder...Tour & Treat is Next Week!

Dear wig recipients & families: Our Tour & Treat Halloween Party is just one week away! Join us Friday, October 28, 2022 from 5-7 pm at the Wellness Center for a spooktacular celebration. Please RSVP to maggie@wigs4kids.org with names of...

First State Banksgiving

First State Bank is hosting their local "Banksgiving" campaign where they seek to honor the charitable organizations who work so hard on a day-to-day basis to make change in our communities. First State Bank will be awarding $30,000 this...

St. Clair Shores Rocks Surprise!

What a nice surprise to find a beautifully painted "heart" rock on our welcome bench in front of our Wellness Center at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! This random act of happiness was shared through the St. Clair Shores Rocks...

Team Collier Triumphs!

Way to go, Team Collier! Cheryl who serves as Vice President of our Board of Directors at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc visited our Wellness Center with 2 of her general managers: Brittany and Nathan to present funds previously raised at...

Feel Good Friday with Crum & Forster

Heartfelt thanks to our friends at: Crum & Forster for this #FeelGoodFriday post! "It's another #feelgoodfriday here at C&F and this week we're celebrating Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids,...

Halloween Tour-and-Treat!

Dear wig recipients & families: Our annual Halloween Tour-and-Treat event has been scheduled for Friday, October 28th from 5-7 pm at our Wellness Center in St. Clair Shores, MI! Come dressed in your best Halloween costume, enjoy spooky sweets,...

Our Next Makeup Class: Eyes & Lips!

Dear wig recipients & families: we now have a date for our next makeup class focused on lips & eyes! Please join us Saturday, October 22nd at 3:30 pm inside the Wellness Center (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082). Our celebrity...

Thank You, August Facebook & Instagram Donors!

We just received our report from Meta of the wonderful contributions made by our Facebook & Instagram donors during the month of August. Heartfelt gratitude to these caring individuals! $1,774 was raised to help Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of...

Music Shapes Workshop is Music to our Ears!

Dear wig recipients & families: enjoy making new friends & having fun with music in our Science of Sound workshop! This wonderful class will be hosted by Music Shapes Founder & CEO Jeanne Barrett at our Wellness Center on Saturday,...

Sponsor a Child's Hat this Season!

It's getting colder out with fall here in Michigan and winter on its way next. Your $10 donation can go a long way in sponsoring a warm hat for a child in our program. They'll stay cozy all season through your generosity! You can text GIVE...

2 Breakfast Tickets Left!

Dear wig recipients & families: we have 2 complimentary tickets left to the delicious Fall Country Breakfast being hosted by our friends & supporters at the Roseville Masonic Lodge on Sunday, October 2nd. The event is from 9am-1pm (27151...

Basket Raffle Winners Posted

Our basket raffle winners for our 19th Annual Gala have been posted. Please check the list to see if you are a winner and arrange a time this week to pick up your prize by calling our Wellness Center at 586-772-6656. Congratulations and we look...

19th Annual Gala Program Flipbook

NEW! Our 19th Annual Gala program booklet is now available as a Flipbook online. This is a great way to learn more about our signature event of the year, programming for the kids we serve and all the wonderful people who help make our mission...

Music Shapes Class!

Dear Wig Recipients & Families, On Saturday, October 8, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. a "Science of Sound Workshop" will be hosted at our Wellness Center (30130 Harper Ave, St Clair Shores, MI 48082). The Founder & CEO of Music Shapes,...

Complimentary Fall Country Breakfast Tickets

Dear wig recipients & families: thanks to our ongoing supporters; the Roseville Masons, we have complimentary fall country breakfast tickets available for Sunday, October 2nd. The event is from 9am-1pm at the Roseville Masonic Lodge (27151...

19th Annual Gala a Success!

Our heartfelt gratitude goes out to everyone who participated and made our 19th Annual Gala a success! You can watch the replay of our virtual event presented by AVL Creative at http://19thAnnualGala.GiveSmart.com - all basket raffle winners have...

Thank You, Silver Sponsors!

Our Silver Sponsors that we acknowledged at our 19th Annual Gala give through in-kind services all year round. We are honored to have their continued love & support of the kids we serve! ::BLOCK:: ::CONTENT::GALLERY ::BLOCK::

Announcing our Bronze Sponsors!

Announcing our amazing Bronze Sponsors for our upcoming Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc 19th Annual Gala! The event is quickly approaching and will be held on Friday, September 16, 2022 virtually through http://19thAnnualGala.givesmart.com...

Thank You to Our Elite Sponsors!

Our 19th Annual Gala is this week! We are so excited for our signature event of the year in celebration of the kids & families we serve. We thank our Elite Sponsors for their support of our gala - please join us in acknowledging them for giving...

Thank You to our Friend-Level Sponsors

Today we acknowledge our Friend-Level Sponsors for our upcoming Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc 19th Annual Gala! These are businesses in the community with a heart to help us continue our mission of serving the children of...

Beanie Baby Delivery from Shanfields-Meyers

An AMAZING donation of beanie babies were gifted to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc by Shanfields-Meyers Jewellery & China Shop in Windsor, Ontario. Heartfelt thanks to Danielle, our wonderful volunteer from the nursing field who lives...

We Need Hot Chocolate Bombs

We are busy preparing for our upcoming 19th Annual Gala and will be gifting a Party in a Box for each of our wig recipients & guests! Inside is a teacup or mug to enjoy a cup of specialty tea or hot chocolate. Here’s where YOU can help: we...

Pre-Gala Silent Auction Closed

Our pre-gala silent auction for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is now closed - we'd like to thank everyone who participated and the winning bidders will be notified. Prizes will be available for pickup at our Wellness Center (30130...

More Fun in our Makeup Class!

Our wig recipients had a great time in our third makeup class focused on concealer, contour and cheeks. We utilized Mirabella Beauty makeup and learned from Miss Maggie and Madison, our guest makeup artist (who is also a wig recipient) from...

Last Call for our Pre-Gala Silent Auction!

This is the LAST CALL for our pre-gala silent auction! It ends Saturday, August 27th at midnight and there are so many prizes to win! We have a White Castle crave basket, Star Wars Lego set, and much more. This is a great way to support the kids!...

Agnesa Donates Her Hair

A special shout-out to Agnesa who visited Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc today to personally deliver her hair donation! She grew her beautiful, long hair out so she could help children in her community and our program is all about kids...

Stylists Needed for Sparrow Hospital Hair-a-Thon

The Children’s Center at Sparrow Hospital is hosting the 8th Annual Hair-a-Thon on Saturday, September 17, 2022 from 9-noon at the Sparrow Plaza Building across the street from the main hospital in downtown Lansing. This is a fun, free,...

Allie's Spirit Sale Fundraiser

Meet Allie: she is one of the new kids in our program who received a wig as she bravely fights brain cancer. Allie & her family chose to host an "Allie Tough" Spirit Sale Fundraiser with Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc being...

Magic Show with Keri Kazz

Making magic: a special thank you to Keri Kazz, Bill Flonta and our wonderful magicians who hosted a magic show for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc at the Roseville Masonic Lodge. A great time was had by...

NASCAR Cup Series Race with Dylan

A special thank you to The NASCAR Foundation for sponsoring our wig recipient Dylan so he could watch the NASCAR Cup Series race at the Michigan International Speedway from VIP seats! We are grateful for their continued partnership with our program....

White Castle's Very Generous Donation!

White Castle has been a dear friend & supporter to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc for over 15 years. They are our #1 Corporate Sponsor! Cheryl Collier, District Supervisor of 9 White Castle stores spearheads Team Collier & came in...

2 Detroit Tigers Tickets Left

Wig recipients & families: we have 2 Detroit Tigers tickets left for the Wednesday, August 10th - 7:10 pm game against the Guardians at Comerica Park! Email maggie@wigs4kids.org or call 586-772-6656 with your request. First come, first served...

Young Eagles Airflights

Dear wig recipients & families: our field trip to the Young Eagles air flights is happening Saturday, August 13th between 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Ray Township Community Airport. If you would like to attend, please email maggie@wigs4kids.org We look...

Mt. Clemens Kiwanis Sponsor 2 Kids!

The Mt. Clemens Kiwanis support Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc as one of their charities of choice every year and it was our pleasure to attend a meeting this week to share updates on our growth. The Kiwanis members made a $2,000 donation...

Macomb Daily Best of the Best

Heartfelt thanks to our wonderful supporters! Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is excited to announce that we were voted 1ST PLACE in the Macomb Daily's "Best of the Best" Awards under the category Best Charitable Organization...

Win Some Wonderful Prizes & Help the Kids!

Don't miss your chance to help us continue our mission while winning some wonderful prizes in our NEW pre-gala silent auction! It runs for only a few more weeks in August; please get your bids in. You can see a sampling of the auctions in this...

Magic Show with Keri Kazz!

We are thrilled to announce that celebrity magician Keri Kazz has chosen Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as his charity of choice to partner with for a magic show fundraiser on Friday, August 19, 2022 - 7:00 pm! There is limited room, we have...

Cereal City Lions Club Donations!

Our friends from the Cereal City Lions Club made a special trip to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to deliver a beautiful handmade quilt, colorful pillowcases and teacups for our wig recipients! The Lions volunteer year-round for service...

Detroit Tigers Tickets Available

Dear wig recipients & families: just a reminder...we have 20 Detroit Tigers tickets available for the Wednesday, August 10th - 7:10 pm game vs. the Guardians. If you would like to reserve tickets, please contact maggie@wigs4kids.org or call...

NEW: Pre-Gala Silent Auction

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is excited to announce this year, we are hosting a NEW pre-gala silent auction so you can bid on wonderful prizes prior to our signature event of the year. Here's a great way to help the kids - visit our...

Another Great Amazon Community Fair

We were back out at Amazon.com Shelby Township’s distribution center for another Community Engagement Fair this week! Amazon does a great job connecting with local charities to help us raise awareness of our...

Amazon Community Fair

Amazon.com Shelby Township is hosting two Community Fairs this week and they invited Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to participate. This is a great way to connect with the team at Amazon who has raised funds for our program and will be...

Power Couple Donates Hair!

Ashley and her husband donated their hair together to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc - what a great couple! They had VERY long hair that will make beautiful wigs for the children of Michigan. Hair grows about half an inch a month, so you...

Detroit Tigers Tickets Available!

Dear wig recipients & families: we are excited to announce we have 20 Detroit Tigers tickets available for the Wednesday, August 10th - 7:10 pm game vs. the Guardians. If you would like to reserve tickets, please contact maggie@wigs4kids.org or...

July 2022 Newsletter

Our July newsletter for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is here! We share updates on our program, a sneak preview of our upcoming 19th Annual Gala and more. You can read the full edition by clicking this...

Tweddle Be a Star Fundraiser

Our longtime supporter Tweddle Group is hosting their annual Be-a-Star fundraiser and they have held this event since 2013 to help the kids at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! This is a simple, easy way to support our cause - follow their...

Happy 4th of July Weekend!

Our team at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc would like to wish everyone a Happy 4th of July holiday weekend. We will be closed July 2nd - July 4th; reopening Tuesday, July 5th. Thank you for your support and enjoy a safe & fun time...

David Donates His Pandemic Hair

A special shout-out to David who just donated his hair & funds to support the kids! He wrote in and sent photos of his hair donation experience: "This donation was part of a two and a half year effort, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic....

July Skin Care Class

Dear wig recipients & families: we’re hosting a skin care class featuring MiraBella Makeup & Skin Care products on Saturday, July 9th at 1 pm inside our Wellness Center. This is part 2 in a series of classes we’re hosting...

Trey Travels from Alabama to Donate Hair

What a great afternoon we had at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc as we welcomed 9-year-old Trey and his family from Alabama! Trey enjoyed a tour, dinosaur tea party and donated his hair at Go Green Salon inside our Wellness Center. At the...

Tom & Mark Donate Hair

Tom has been growing his hair out for 6 years so he could donate it to help children through Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc - he had his haircut at Go Green Salon located inside our Wellness Center with his friend Mark, who also donated...

MichiganWorks Job Opportunites

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan still has funding available from Michigan Works Macomb/St. Clair through the Going Pro Talent Fund to hire and train employees. Certain criteria apply for eligibility within Michigan Works and we can guide you...

Luke's Lemonade Stand

Luke is a young boy with a caring heart who held a lemonade stand and donated 10% to charity. We thank him & his family for choosing Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to support! ::BLOCK:: ::CONTENT::GALLERY ::BLOCK::

Happy's Father Day 2022

A special Happy Father's Day message from our team at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to all the wonderful dads and those who are like fathers to others out there! We hope you're enjoying a nice holiday weekend with your...

Practice Cooking Class with Juliana!

Our beautiful wig recipient Juliana is a true success story! Her first visit to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan was when she was 3 ½ years old and had been diagnosed with cancer. She is a survivor & has returned to volunteer;...

University of Michigan Club

Calling all University of Michigan students! We’re looking for someone to step into the leadership role for our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan University Club on campus. Our current members are graduating and we need new students to...

Voting in Macomb Daily's Best of the Best

Today is the last day to vote for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc in the Macomb Daily's Best of the Best Award program! We need your help during the Reader's Choice voting competition to be chosen as the top-rated charity:...

19th Annual Gala - Get Your Tickets Today!

The last two years, our gala has been virtual and as a thank you to our supporters, our $100 admission ticket includes $40 in raffle basket tickets and a $10 pre-gala raffle ticket! Our 19th Annual Gala will be held on Friday, September 16, 2022 -...

Matching Gift Opportunity: Sweet Treat Sponsor!

This year for our 19th Annual Gala, our generous supporter Doc Sweets' Candy Company will match what we raise for our Sweet Treat Area! Our goal is to reach $500 and he will contribute the same amount over & above his usual donation. Every...

Maria Donated Hair; You Can Too!

Maria donated her hair and you can too! This is a great way to support a Michigan child in need through our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program. To view our guidelines and print out a hair donation form so we can acknowledge you for...

Our Makeup Class is a hit!

Today we held our makeup class focused on eyebrows & eyelashes and our wig recipients loved it! A special thank you to our wig recipient & celebrity guest artist Madison from Multimedia Makeup Academy of Esthetics, Cosmetology and Special FX...

Smplfd Clothing & Printing Donates Merchandise!

Our thanks to Smplfd Clothing & Printing for their generous donation of t-shirts & hooded sweatshirts with our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc logo printed on them! We love these new items and are grateful for the support of this...

Science of Sound with Music Shapes

Dear wig recipients & families: Music is an art form we cherish! We're excited to invite you to our Science of Sound event, with our friend & supporter Jeanne Barrett from Music Shapes! We will have multiple stations set up around our...

Michigan Lions State Convention

Yesterday, we attended the Michigan Lions State Convention. Childhood cancer awareness is part of several campaigns they focus on and we were selected as one of their charities of choice. The Lions have been so helpful and generous with Maggie's...

Music Shapes Crescendo Opus 5!

Congratulations to our friends & supporters at the local, grassroots nonprofit organization Music Shapes on 5 years of service. Music Shapes opens hearts & minds by inspiring young people and communities to get involved with music in one...

Walsh College Career Fair

Today we visited Walsh College for their Career Fair as we seek talented professionals to join our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc team through internships and future career opportunities. We thank Walsh for inviting us again this year to...

Douglas J Aveda Spring Career Fair

Thank you to Douglas J Aveda Institute Royal Oak for a wonderful Spring Career Fair! We provided information about Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc and how we offer continuing education through our Cuts 4 a Cause hair restoration training...

Reopening Our Raised Therapy Garden

Today we held a Planting Party to kickoff the spring/summer season for our raised therapy garden! In this area, our wig recipients & their families learn about the importance of nutrition by growing healthy herbs and vegetables. In a...

Heartfelt Story: Travis Donates His Hair

We love this heartfelt story sent in by Monica, the mother of our hair donor Travis: “My son Travis is 13 years old and has Autism. He loves the outdoors; especially his swing…so we cut his hair outside while he was enjoying the nice...

Happy Mother's Day!

Our team at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc would like to wish all the moms & motherly figures out there a Happy Mother's Day! Enjoy this special holiday with your loved ones as we acknowledge the wonderful women in our...

White Castle Grand Re-Opening in Redford!

Congratulations to White Castle store #37 in Redford, MI on their grand re-opening! The restaurant is beautiful and their wonderful team commits to giving back in the community. We were excited to attend their special event and were presented with...

We Love What We Do!

We love what we do! It is an honor and privilege to serve the children of Michigan. A new child came to our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program the other day after she was recently diagnosed with cancer. After she received a wig, her mother...

Merchandise Opportunities

Are you growing your hair out for donation or simply want to support the kids we serve? Consider showing your love for our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program by making a donation to receive official merchandise! Phone wallets, star...

Thank You, Cheryl for your In-Kind Donations!

Heartfelt thanks to Cheryl Collier, Vice President of our Board of Directors and District Supervisor at White Castle has been gathering items to donate for the high-end prizes at our 19th Annual Gala! We thank Cheryl for her generosity. In-kind...

Happy Earth Day 2022!

We love our planet here at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan – Happy Earth Day, everyone! Take this time to celebrate our environment and commit to giving back through gardening, recycling or making an effort to reduce...

Pre-Gala Raffle Tickets Available Now!

With a $10 donation to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, you can help sponsor 9 wigs for Michigan children through our pre-gala raffle and have the chance to win $1,000 CASH! The drawing and winner will be announced at our 19th Annual Gala on...

Job Opportunities through MichiganWorks!

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan has received a generous grant from Michigan Works Macomb/St. Clair through the Going Pro Talent Fund to hire and train employees. Certain criteria apply for eligibility within Michigan Works and we can guide...

Happy Easter!

Our team at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan would like to wish everyone a Happy Easter and wish you a wonderful celebration with your family & friends. #HappyEaster #Easter2022 #maggieswigs4kidsofmichigan #charity #nonprofit...

Rebekah Donates Hair Every 2 Years to Help Kids!

Rebekah is amazing! She has donated her hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan every two years since 2014. She heard about us through her family who are longtime friends of our key donor The Wayne & Joan Webber Foundation. We thank Rebekah...

Pre-Gala Tickets Available!

Our Pre-Gala Raffle Tickets are available! This is a great way to sponsor 9 wigs for children and have a chance to win a $1,000 CASH prize! To learn more and buy your tickets today, visit our event page:...

Makeup Kits for our Teen Wig Recipients

We've put together makeup bags for teen wig recipients in our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program thanks to donated products from our generous supporters! The kits are valued at $200 and will help our teens with appearance-related side...

Roseville Masonic Lodge #522 Spring Breakfast

Our dear friends at the Roseville Masonic Lodge #522 are hosting their annual spring country breakfast this coming Sunday, April 3rd and tickets are available. Please support their wonderful cause! They help many nonprofits including Maggie's...

Being Comfortable In Your Own Skin

Jaeleen has been a kid in our program since she was 10 years old. She is a great spokesperson, role model for the kids at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc and an inspiration to all of us. Jaeleen has held many titles through the Miss...

Our Angel Sophia

It is with great sadness to announce we were notified by one of our families that another one of our kids became an angel. Sophia was 19 years old and our generous corporate supporter White Castle sponsored her family at Christmas. Please keep...

Volunteers Have the Heart to Make a Difference!

We value & appreciate our volunteers at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! They help us move our mission forward as we serve the children of Michigan at no charge. Volunteering provides a sense of purpose & community, allows you to...

Multimedia Makeup Academy Tour

Today, Multimedia Makeup Academy of Esthetics, Cosmetology and Special FX hosted a color class for licensed professionals in the beauty industry with AlterEgo from Italy. The Academy has supported Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc for many...

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

From our team at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, we wish you a Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Our good friends and supporters are like four-leaf clovers: they are lucky to have! Thank you for your continued belief in our mission and enjoy...

Za'Raiha Benefits from Fitness & Massage

One of our newest wig recipients is Za’raiha and she is bravely fighting cancer. During her visit, she enjoyed utilizing the fitness center where we help our kids feel strong as they face their health challenges. We have an exercise science...

Bald Barbies Available

Dear wig recipients & families: we’ve had a great response to the Brave Barbies with wigs & accessories and we’re waiting for another shipment to come in. Meanwhile, we do have these lovely bald Barbies available! If you would...

Minute to Win It

One of our local high school volleyball teams held a “Minute to Win It” fundraiser to benefit Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan– they gathered as many monetary donations as possible in 60 seconds to help us continue our...

Founding Members Increased to 188 Supporters!

The Founding Member Program at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc was launched to help us secure a facility to continue our services and expand programming. We were known by our work, yet we did not have a face in the community. In June 2010,...

Events & Fundraisers Supporting Our Mission

In 2021, generous individuals and businesses held 133 events & third-party fundraisers that supported Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc in continuing our mission. Events raise necessary funding for our program and generate awareness so...

Thank You February Facebook & Instagram Donors!

In February, our wonderful supporters of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc raised $1,480 while celebrating birthdays and special occasions through Facebook & Instagram. Please join us in recognizing these individuals for their commitment...

We Love Brave Barbie by Mattel!

Kudos to Mattel for creating a Brave Barbie that is bald! Several of these dolls have been donated to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan – we have 5 African American and 5 Caucasian. This opportunity is open to our wig recipients to...

Danielle Donates Hair on Her Birthday!

Danielle celebrated her birthday today at Go Green Salon located inside Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Wellness Center and chose to donate her hair on this very special occasion! What a beautiful gesture, helping a child in need right here...

Counseling Services Grew 24% in 2021

Counseling is a very important part of our support services at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc and this portion of our programming grew 24% in 2021! We thank our medical support services team for their work throughout the year in helping...

Social Worker Needed

Are you a social worker looking for a new role or have you recently retired from a full-time position and would be willing to consider part-time social work? We're actively seeking an LMSW for 20-hours a week at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of...

We Thank All Our Social Media Fans!

In 2021, we reached 22,162 fans on all of our social media channels - we thank you for your love & support of our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program! It takes all of us to make a difference in the lives of the Michigan children we...

High School Community Service Volunteers Needed

Are you a high school student near St. Clair Shores, MI who needs community service hours? Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is always looking for great volunteers! We have a variety of activities available that help the kids we serve. Please...

Galaxy Star Members Increased By 15% in 2021!

In 2021, we had a 15% increase in the number of supporters who signed up to be part of our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan galaxy star program! For a donation of $500 or more toward our new Wellness Center and its sustainability, these generous...

8 Michigan Hospital Partnerships

In 2021, Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc continued to work with the 8 hospitals in Michigan that provide pediatric oncology services. We service all children referred to us at no charge. If you know of a child in need of our services,...

Our Thanks to the Media

A special thank you goes out to all of media outlets that provided coverage of heartfelt stories and newsworthy events at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan in 2021. We received press 68 times last year! This helps us get the word out in the...

Santa Visits Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan!

We have a very special guest here at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc today: SANTA!!! He's donating his hair (for an adult's wig since it's gray) and brought prizes in for the kids while he winds down from a busy season at the...

Over 900 Beauty Industry Supporters!

We are fortunate at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to have the support of over 900 salons, cosmetology schools and licensed beauty professional volunteers who contribute to our program. Many cut hair for donation, others style wigs and...

Heidi Donates Hair in Honor of Dakota

Heidi is a Michigan resident who just sent in her hair in honor of Dakota, a child near her community who is bravely fighting cancer. Our hair donation program offers the option of donating in honor of loved ones. If you’re growing your hair...

Support Services Grow By 18%

In 2021, our support services at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc grew by 18%! In the last year, we expanded our programming to include music therapy, nail & skin care, massage, fitness, nutrition, a raised therapy garden and life...

Thank You, January Facebook Donors!

A special thanks from Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan to all of our wonderful January Facebook donors! These generous individuals are helping us continue our mission of serving the children of Michigan at no charge: Diana Rjasko, Elisha...

Walsh College Internship Connection

Today, Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc would like to thank Walsh College for inviting us to participate in their annual Internship Connection. We work with all local colleges & universities to offer internships in event management, finance,...

Our Year in Review 2021

Thanks to our wonderful supporters, Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc continues to grow and serve more Michigan children in need at no charge to them or their families. To view our 2021 Year in Review, please visit our website:...

Heartfelt Story from Gloria & Julia

We received a heartfelt letter from Gloria, the mom of Julia who recently visited our Wellness Center: "Maggie and staff, thank you for creating such a memorable experience for Julia donating her hair. You guys went above and beyond to make...

Terah Donates Her Hair!

Terah just sent in 12 inches of her beautiful hair to help a Michigan child through our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program. Thank you, Terah! If you're reading this post and are considering a hair donation, you can learn about our...

We Need Large Baskets & Party Tubs

Here's another way you can help Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc: we are seeking large baskets and party bins to hold our wonderful raffle prizes for our upcoming 19th Annual Gala that will be held Friday, September 16, 2022. If you...

Donating Items for Raffle Baskets

One of our Advisory Board members, Carol Lukity, graciously dropped off all these items since we're preparing raffle baskets for our 19th Annual Gala that will be held on Friday, September 16, 2022. If you have new items, perhaps gifts from the...

Lakeshore Knights of Columbus Sponsor 3 Kids!

The Lakeshore Knights Of Columbus are based in our hometown of St. Clair Shores and they were deeply touched by our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program when they toured our Wellness Center 3 years ago. They raised funds since that time...

Your Merchandise Purchase Helps the Kids!

Looking for another way to support the kids we serve at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc? If you're growing your hair out, or made a hair donation before, consider making a monetary gift to receive official merchandise! We have many...

Going Pro Talent Fund: Jobs Available

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan has received a generous grant from Michigan Works Macomb/St. Clair through the Going Pro Talent Fund to hire and train employees. Certain criteria apply for eligibility within Michigan Works and we can guide you...

Professional Nail Services

Our wig recipients at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc not only receive a wig when they visit our Wellness Center; we have an array of support services to help their self-esteem. One of those offerings includes professional nail services!...

Lion/Lioness Club Member Virginia Donates Hair

Virginia is a Lions Club & Lioness Member from Lake Orion who heard about Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc and wanted to donate her hair. She scheduled an appointment at Go Green Salon located inside our Wellness Center and had her...

Thank You December Facebook & Instagram Donors

Thank you to all of our December Facebook donors: For all those that had a birthday during the month, Happy Birthday! To our generous supporters who raised money for the cause just because or gave during Giving Tuesday, we are very grateful. Your...

TCB Youth Mentoring Donates Toys!

Our heartfelt gratitude to Tommy and TCB Youth Mentoring in Mount Clemens, Michigan for donating toys to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc for our wig recipients to enjoy in their welcome bags! We have an array of wonderful gifts for our...

SCS Lakers Unified Hockey Fights Cancer

We would like to thank Erika DeLange and the St. Clair Shores Lakers Unified Hockey Team for choosing Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as their hometown charity of choice to partner with for Hockey Fights Cancer night - today; Tuesday, January...

Elayna Donates Hair in Memory of Grandpa

Meet Elayna, one of our wonderful hair donors! Her grandma Carol brought her to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc Wellness Center to help another child with her hair donation in loving memory of her grandpa. What a sweet gesture of honoring...

Heather's Hair Donation Experience

Heather visited Go Green Salon located inside our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc Wellness Center and donated her hair to help a child in her community. We thank Heather for her kind words of support about her hair donation experience! You...

Macomb County Hair Donor Dispatchers!

Our Hair Donor Dispatchers are back! Last year they donated hair and raised funds through their work with the Macomb County Sheriff's Department. In 2022, they've returned to donate again! Our wonderful ladies had their professional haircut...

Zeal Credit Union Becomes Galaxy Star Member!

Our thanks to the Financial Resolutions Department at Zeal Credit Union for choosing Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as their charity to support during the holiday season! They generously donated $500 to our program. With these funds, they...

22,846 Hair Donations in 2021!

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is excited to announce that we received 22,846 hair donations in 2021! We are so grateful for everyone who takes the time & care to grow their hair for donation and to all the 800+ salons who cut hair so we...

Meijer Community Donation

The Meijer Roseville team is like a family and they voted for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as one of two charities to receive a generous community donation. We thank them for their support of the kids we...

Tyler Donates Hair, Following his friend Andrew

On Thursday, Andrew donated his hair and today his friend Tyler visited Go Green Salon to have his haircut for donation to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc too! Both had very long hair and 10% of our kids are boys...they will certainly...

Local Hero Josh Ringstad

Remember our friend Josh Ringstad from the Mount Clemens Firefighters Local 838? Back in June, he donated his hair to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan and hosted a fundraiser to sponsor wigs for local children. Recently, one of the VFW...

Angie's Toy Chest Holiday Donation

This is truly the season of giving and we would like to thank Angie’s Toy Chest for their generous end of year donation to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. We are one of 4 local charities of choice they chose to support with their...

Thank You, Cereal City Lions Club!

Today, Teresa from the Cereal City Lions Club visited our Wellness Center to deliver lots of gifts for the kids in our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc program! We are so grateful to have the continued support of the Lions Club as we...

Our Year Enjoying Themed Tea Parties

We've had so much fun in our Enchanted Tea Room this year, especially during holiday time. Our wig recipients and their families have enjoyed themed tea parties and we're looking forward to making more memories with them in the New Year!...

Thank You to our Friends at Dollar General

More wonderful toys were delivered just in time for the holidays by our supporters at Dollar General. They have been hosting a holiday toy drive at several locations throughout Southeastern Michigan and we thank them for helping make this season...

Pigs 4 Wigs Campaign 2021

Heartfelt thanks to our police departments that participated in the annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign this year during No-Shave November. Officers donated funds to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc in order to grow their facial hair. Currently...

Cole Simon's Cuts 4 Cash a Success!

Cole Simon is one of our generous hair donors who shaved his head to help a child in his state of Michigan. Reaching out to family & friends, Cole also held a Cuts 4 Cash fundraiser to generate awareness and raised $1,000 to sponsor a...

Meet One of Our Kids: Marion!

We invite you to meet one of our kids! Marion chose to donate her hair several years ago and now is in need of our services at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc after being diagnosed with alopecia. After visiting our Wellness Center to...

Cheryl & Family Enjoy a Holiday Tea

It’s holiday time! Cheryl, Vice Chair of our Board of Directors at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc brought her family to enjoy a holiday tea party in our Enchanted Tea Room. We enjoyed celebrating this special time with Cheryl and...

Thank you to our October Facebook donors!

Our Facebook supporters are very generous to Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! A special shout out to everyone who donated to our program during the month of October whether it was for a birthday, business fundraiser or other special occasion...

Annual Holiday Celebration 2021

A great time was had by all at our annual holiday celebration for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Our wig recipients & their loved ones enjoyed a delicious dinner sponsored by White Castle, presents, a visit from Princess Anna (Crowns...

Thank You, Clinton Township Kiwanis!

Our Clinton Township Kiwanis friends are like family! They support Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan every year and are always giving back to the community. We visited their morning meeting today to provide an update on our programming for the...

How to Help the Oxford Community

We have had the honor & privilege of serving many children from the Oxford community at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Our hearts go out to the families, students, faculty and community at large. This holiday season in the spirit of...

We're Seeking a Handyman

Looking for a little extra holiday cash? Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is seeking a handyman to help with odds & ends, and decorate our Wellness Center for the holidays. We’re offering $12/hour and you can contact us at:...

Holiday Tea Sign Up for Wig Recipients

Wig recipients & families: we announced on IGTV yesterday that our holiday teas are quickly approaching! Sign up for a tea party in our Enchanted Tea Room at the Wellness Center during the month of December and up to 4 friends/loved ones can...

Live from Santa's Workshop!

Watch a special sneak preview of our Santa's Workshop on IGTV! We're busy having fun putting together stockings and gift bags for our wig recipients & their families to enjoy at our Lights On Wheels parade and annual holiday celebration:...

St. Ignace Lions Club Donation

Chris Smith of the Upper Peninsula Lions Club visited our Wellness Center with her husband to deliver a very special donation of handmade stuffed animals created by the St. Ignace Lions Club. They are all so cute & colorful, and will certainly...

3 Designs for Holiday Cards Left

Our holiday cards are the perfect way to send a message of hope, peace and love this season. We have 3 designs left and they're going quickly! Select from gingerbread, nutcracker or Santa. Cards come 10 to a package for $10 or save on 2 packs of...

Facing a Health Challenge, Jennifer Donates Hair

Jennifer was planning to donate her beautiful hair with her nephew Paul when he unexpectedly passed away. Now she is going through her own health challenge and wanted to ensure her hair could be utilized to make a wig for a child in need. She...

Wig Recipients Holiday Party & Lights On Wheels

Dear wig recipients & families: we are excited to announce that we’re partnering with the Holiday Lights on Wheels parade in St. Clair Shores on Saturday, December 4th and hosting a viewing party in conjunction with our annual holiday...

L'anse Creuse High School Minute to Win It

L'anse Creuse High School's first Pink Out game was canceled and they were able to reschedule it. They followed through on their commitment to help Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan and held a "Minute to Win It" fundraiser;...

Congratulations to Jaeleen; NASCAR Finalist!

A special heartfelt thanks for everyone who voted for our wig recipient Jaeleen Davis as 1 of 4 finalists for The Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award through The NASCAR Foundation. We are so proud of Jaeleen for all of her efforts to serve others,...

Sands Bash Tonight!

The 22nd Annual Sands Bash is tonight at Barrister Gardens and we are grateful that the Nautimile Committee has chosen Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as their charity of choice to benefit from the raffle proceeds. Please see photos of some of...

Thank You, Grosse Pointe Optimists!

Optimist International is a worldwide volunteer organization made up of more than 2,500 local Clubs whose Members work to make the future brighter by Bringing Out the Best in Kids, in their communities, and in themselves. Our thanks to the Grosse...

NASCAR Championship Games in Phoenix

Finalist Jaeleen Davis became a racing fan by spending time with her Papa to learn about NASCAR. Her favorite driver is Julia Landauer and her favorite memory is from her first race with her grandfather at Michigan International Speedway. Learn...

Impact 100 Macomb County Finalists

Our thanks to the wonderful ladies at Impact 100 Macomb County for choosing Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as 1 of 4 finalists for their annual grant award. We enjoyed meeting all of the other wonderful nonprofits that were in attendance at...

White Castle Fundraiser Kicks Off!

White Castle is hosting another fundraiser for our program from now through December 31st! We thank Cheryl Collier, District Supervisor & Vice Chair of our Board of Directors for choosing us as a charity of choice. There are 9 locations in...

Pigs 4 Wigs Kickoff!

It's the 9th Annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign kick-off today and we are excited to welcome Chesterfield Township, Plymouth Township and City of Plymouth Police to this year's fundraising event. To make a donation in honor of your department of choice,...

Pigs 4 Wigs Has Begun!

No-Shave November is here as the brothers in blue are already competing in the 9th Annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Officers pay $50.00 and can raise additional funds so they can avoid shaving for the month of...

Halloween Party for Our Kids!

Dear Wig Recipients & Families,  Just a reminder...our Enchanted Tea Room is open on Saturdays and this coming Saturday, October 30th is our Halloween Party!   Seatings are available at: 10:00 AM, 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM (1 seating...

Metro On the Move Hair Donation Video

Heartfelt thanks to Andy Miller from Metro On The Move for growing his hair out to donate, and filming the process through a step-by-step guide. He did an amazing job presenting the guidelines for hair donations and supporting our Maggie's Wigs...

Jaeleen Raises Awareness of our Program

These photos are all of our Jaeleen! She traveled across the country to participate in a modeling campaign with one of our wig manufacturers to show that wearing wigs can create different looks. This is one of the many ways she has raised awareness...

Thank you, Girl Scout Troop 71667!

Girl Scout Troop #71667 stopped by our new Wellness Center to bring a very special donation to help us continue our mission. They supported us years ago and we were happy to show them how much our programming has grown since they first got involved....

Vote for our Finalist: Jaeleen!

Our wig recipient Jaeleen Davis has been nominated as 1 of 4 finalists for The NASCAR Foundation's Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award! You can vote for her daily until November 12th at: https://nas.cr/award and Maggie's Wigs 4...

Cuts 4 a Cause Day 2

Day 2 of our Cuts 4 a Cause hair restoration certification program! We are so proud of our graduates for expanding their skill set and becoming certified to provide wigs to children & adults! ::BLOCK:: ::CONTENT::GALLERY ::BLOCK::

Thank you, L'anse Creuse HS Volleyball Team!

Go L’anse Creuse High School Volleyball Team! During COVID, they’ve had to get creative in raising awareness & funds while keeping everyone safe. The staff & students chose to support our program since we’re a local charity...

Thank you, Pearson Elementary!

The staff & students of Pearson Elementary School participated in a hair drive and are seen here proudly wearing their “I Made a Difference” t-shirts. Since it takes 10-12 ponytails to help a child, one student made the comment...

Wig Recipient Lauren Donates Her Hair!

Our beautiful wig recipient Lauren Brush came to our program when she was bravely fighting brain cancer and had it twice. Now, she is all grown up and doing well! Lauren chose to grow her hair out so she could pay it forward and help another child...

Thank You to Brian Coles & South Lyon Schools

Our thanks to Brian Coles & family, and the staff & students of South Lyon Schools for hosting a hair drive in support of the children we serve! A donation was made so each participant could receive a t-shirt and star patch commemorating the...

Tent Sale Rescheduled To October 23rd

Our next tent sale has been rescheduled from Saturday, October 16th to Saturday, October 23rd from 12-4 pm with the help of our friends at Freestar Financial who will be volunteering their time. Guests will enjoy complimentary tea & scones when...

Tent Sale a Success!

Our tent sale was a success! We raised almost enough to cover the cost of a child’s wig and support services for their entire family for a year! Stay tuned for our next tent sale which will be held Saturday, October 16th from 12-4 pm at our...

Thank You to Our Friend Steve

A big shout-out to our dear friend Steve Durlock who refurbished our donated pumpkin carriage; adding lights, sparkling gems, wheels and brought it new life! It’s now stationed in the bay window of our Enchanted Tea Room and will bring joy to...

Tent Sale Today!

We’re gearing up for our tent sale that runs today; Saturday, October 9th from 12-4 pm. Look at some of our amazing items!!! We have toys, books, purses, great household items and so much more. Stop by and support the kids! Photography by Anne...

Clinton Township Police Support Pigs 4 Wigs!

It's getting closer to No-Shave November and the annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign hosted by local Michigan police departments in support of our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program. Clinton Township Police are ahead of the game and visited...

40 inches of hair donated!

Meet Emina; our Hair Donor Coordinator! She oversees our hair donation department with the help of many wonderful volunteers who open & process the hair. Today’s mail revealed a 40 inch braid! Wow!! Our thanks to Alexander Xavier in...

We're hosting a Tent Sale!

Looking for a fun weekend shopping trip? Support a good cause at our tent sale for Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! This event will be held at our Wellness Center (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082) on Saturday, October 9, 2021...

We Welcome Catherine to Our Team!

Please join us in welcoming Catherine to our team! She is a licensed cosmetologist/barber with over 20 years experience and is also trained in hair restoration. With many years of great customer service and loving children, she's a wonderful...

Thank you, Christian Financial Credit Union!

The wonderful team at Christian Financial Credit Union came back to volunteer at our Wellness Center this week and brought the proceeds from their fundraising activities for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan since we were chosen as their Quarter...

We thank Men Who Care Detroit!

Men Who Care is a growing non-profit organization with a single mission of bettering our community. Their aim is to touch the lives of as many people in need as possible, in as many areas of need as necessary. Before COVID, they had committed to...

Christian Financial Credit Union Volunteers

Our thanks to the wonderful volunteers from Christian Financial Credit Union who have donated their time & talent at our Wellness Center this week as we wrap up from our 18th Annual Virtual Gala. They have been raising awareness and funds as...

Honoring our Diamond Sponsors

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan would like to acknowledge our Diamond Sponsors for your ongoing commitment to our program. We are so grateful for all of your support of the children and we can’t wait to honor you on September 17th at...

Remembering 9/11

We stand with our country in remembering the lives lost and the heroic efforts of all who stepped up to save & assist others. Our thoughts & prayers remain with the families. We will never

SCS Optimists Club Makes Generous Donation!

We thank the St. Clair Shores Optimist Club for their ongoing support of our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program since our humble beginnings. They usually attend our annual gala and since we're having a virtual event, they made a...

Special Tribute to Mr. Webber

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mr. Wayne Webber - our key donor of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. The Webber Group built both of our Wellness Centers, which would not have been possible without his guidance and...

Music Shapes Looking for Volunteers

Our friends from Music Shapes, another nonprofit organization is looking for a Gate Team of people to volunteer at the Arts & Apples outdoor festival at Rochester Park running from September 10-12. They still have a critical need for Saturday...

Kroger Shoppers Raise Over $323!

Thank you to our Kroger shoppers! This past quarter you have raised over $323 in support of our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program. For those not enrolled in Kroger Community Rewards, visit www.krogercommunityrewards.com to get started....

Alissa, Wig Recipient Donates Her Hair

We’ve had the honor of watching Alissa one of our wig recipients grow up during the years into a beautiful, talented young lady! She just donated her hair to pay it forward and help another Michigan child! Here is her story: “It was...

Thank you, Selfridge Firefighters!

Congratulations to our dear friends at the Selfridge Firefighters who are now our biggest corporate sponsor; raising $40,000 for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! "We are so proud to be affiliated and blessed to be chosen as a charity of...

Having fun in our Nutrition Class!

Our first in-person nutrition class for our wig recipients and families was held this week and we had a great time! It was informational, educational and fun. Mr. Damien our pediatric dietician taught the kids how to pick vegetables & herbs that...

We Appreciate Our White Castle Volunteers!

Our White Castle volunteers are returning each week to support us with a variety of projects and we are very grateful for their time & talent. White Castle Cares - this is one of their company values and we are grateful that they have chosen to...

We're Hiring an Administrative Assistant

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is honored to be a member of Michigan Nonprofit Association and we have just posted a job on their talent dashboard for an administrative assistant. Looking for a new career? Visit the job posting to learn...

Detroit Tigers Tickets Available

Dear wig recipients & families: our friends & supporters at Variety The Children's Charity Detroit is pleased to partner with the Detroit Tigers and has a very limited number of tickets available for next week’s game on Wednesday,...

Easton & Kody's Lemonade Stand

Easton and his brother Kody both have alopecia and every year they host a lemonade stand in support of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan to pay it forward and help another family in need. On Sunday, August 8th from 12-5 pm, please stop by and...

Amiyah Enjoys a Princess Tea Party

One of our new wig recipients Amiyah is bravely fighting cancer and we were honored to be of service to her family. After receiving a wig from Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Amiyah was invited back to our Wellness Center to enjoy a princess...

Cut-a-Rug Dance Workshop & Cut-a-thon

The Dance Academy in Westland, MI is teaming up with Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan for Cut-a-Rug Against Cancer - a free dance workshop and cut-a-thon! This two-day event starts Saturday, August 7th and continues on Sunday, August 8th. To...

Junior Leadership Macomb VIII

This week, Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan was invited as one of five nonprofits to share information about our program with the 2021 graduating class of Junior Leadership Macomb VIII. The students were excited to learn about the many...

Mitch & Cody, Roseville Firefighters Donate Hair

Mitch and Cody are firefighters with Roseville Fire Fighters Union Local 1614 and we are grateful for their service! They both donated hair at Go Green Salon located inside our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Wellness Center to help make a...

Selfridge Firefighters Golf Outing

Heartfelt gratitude to our dear friends at the Selfridge Firefighters who choose us as their charity of choice every year to benefit from their annual golf outing. The event was held at Cracklewood Golf Club this year and was a great success! We...

First Harvest from the Raised Therapy Garden

We're celebrating our very first harvest from the raised therapy garden newly installed at our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Wellness Center! Our kids and families have been growing healthy herbs & vegetables from seedlings;...

Our 18th Annual Gala...is going virtual!

Due to our kids' compromised immune systems, COVID is a serious concern for our families. For this reason, our 18th Annual Gala is going virtual! Join us online Friday, September 17th - 6:00 pm through our new GiveSmart platform to celebrate the...

Creative Cards from our Lions Club Friends

Look at all of these beautiful cards made by our friends at the local Lions Clubs of Michigan District 11 D-2. They will be given to our wig recipients in welcome bags filled with comfort items. The cards will bring joy to those home-bound or in the...

Michelle, Madeleine and Anya donate hair!

We are always humbled by our long-time supporters who come back year after year to donate their hair. Mom Michelle has been donating her hair since we started our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program. She recently visited our Wellness...

Pre-gala raffle time!

It’s that time of year again…we’re getting ready for our 18th Annual Gala which will be held on Friday, September 17th. Our pre-gala raffle is one of our most popular fundraising activities and it’s back this year!...

Happy 4th of July!

To all of our wig recipients, families and supporters; we wish you a Happy 4th of July celebration from all of us here at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! Whether you're relaxing on a beach, camping, hiking, or hosting a delicious BBQ -...

Happy 4th of July & Hours

Wishing everyone a Happy 4th of July weekend! We will be closed Saturday, July 3rd – Monday, July 5th and back in the office July 6th. We look forward to seeing everyone again! Thank you for your continued support of the kids we...

Looking for a summer job? We're hiring!

If you're out of school for the summer and looking for a job, we're hiring at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! We have an opening in hospitality where you would enjoy interacting with families, greeting guests, giving tours of our...

Emily and Stella, Mom & Daughter Donate Hair

What a beautiful mom and daughter donation! Emily writes “I grow my hair out specifically to donate it and every 3-4 years I cut it. Last time I cut off 11”. My daughter Stella has never had a haircut in her 5 years so it made me so...

Dance to Mission Nutrition!

Follow along and dance 4 the kids! We're excited about filming our music video for Mission Nutrition with song compliments of Stevee King. Watch Maya our choreographer, learn the moves and share your video on TikTok, Instagram, Facebook and...

Michael Agnello Becomes a Founding Member!

Our dear friend & supporter Michael Agnello owner of Michael Agnello Jewelers is also a talented chef. During one of his cooking specials, he featured a surprise fundraiser for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. The first person who donated...

Star in a music video!

Dear wig recipients & families, we're creating a music video all about having fun while eating healthy and want YOU to join us! Featured Song: "Mission Nutrition" by Stephen "Stevee" King; a Functional Fitness Personal...

Merchandise to Support the Kids!

Growing your hair out and looking for additional ways to help Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan before the cut? Shop our merchandise page online for great items to show your support for the kids! 100% of the proceeds assist us in continuing our...

Wig Recipients: Rock Painting Project

Dear wig recipients & families: please join us on Saturday, June 26th at 11:00 AM via ZOOM for a rock painting project! After watching the Zoom, feel free to pickup a rock painting kit at the Wellness Center (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair...

Garden Committee - Help Needed!

Calling all wonderful volunteers! We are putting the finishing touches on our raised therapy garden at our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Wellness Center. We will purchase the supplies needed to put down a weed barrier and mulch yet we need...

Honoring Paige, one of our W4K Angels

Please take a moment of silence with us as we remember our beautiful Paige, one of the young ladies served here at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Even in the midst of her cancer diagnosis, Paige was still thinking of & supporting others;...

Raised Therapy Garden Christening

Celebrating our Raised Therapy Garden Christening with our dear friends at the local Lions Clubs of Michigan who made this dream possible! We are so thankful to them for creating a safe and beautiful space at our Wellness Center where the kids can...

Ryan Donates Hair & Funds to Help a Child

Ryan Thom visited Go Green Salon inside our Wellness Center to donate both his hair and funds to support a local child in need. Ryan's family has been personally touched by cancer and he knows firsthand the importance this program makes in the...

Troy Police Staff and Command Sponsor 3 Kids

A special thank you to the Northwestern School for Police Staff and Command Class #494 for choosing Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as one of their charities of choice. At the end of their training session today, they presented a donation...

A Letter From Our Wig Recipient Chloe & Mom

As a follow up to our post about our wig recipient Chloe enjoying her tea party, we would like to share a lovely note from her mom Rachel: "I just wanted to say what a fantastic time we had on Saturday! It just melts my heart you made Chloe...

Dolly & Me Tea Party with Chloe

It’s time for a Dolly and Me tea party! Chloe, one of our wig recipients, had fun in our Enchanted Tea Room sipping princess tea, eating cookies & ice cream and playing tea-themed games. We love celebrating magical moments with the...

Chloe Our Wig Recipient Shares Her Story

Our wig recipient Chloe Marie Bean has alopecia and first came to our program in 2016 to receive a wig & support services. She has returned to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc to bring in hair donations from her cousins to be made into...

Selfridge Firefighters Field Trip June 18th!

Dear Wig Recipients & Families: On Friday, June 18th, 2021 from 12:00 - 3:00 pm, we will enjoy our annual field trip to visit the Selfridge Firefighters! We'll learn fire safety, have a delicious luncheon prepared by the firefighters, and...

Safe Travels During the Weekend

We wish everyone safe travels during the holiday weekend and hope you’re all enjoying the festivities throughout our beautiful home state of Michigan! ::BLOCK:: ::CONTENT::GALLERY ::BLOCK::

Memorial Day Parade St. Clair Shores

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is proud to be located in our wonderful city of St. Clair Shores and our parade committee does a great job hosting the annual Memorial Day Parade. Although we won’t be marching this year due to COVID...

Recertified Guidestar Platinum Award

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc is excited to announce we are recipients of the Guidestar 2021 Platinum Award through Candid again for our ongoing commitment to financial transparency! It gives our program credibility so we can reach out...

Andrew Donates Hair to Help the Kids of Michigan

Look at that hair! Andrew from Oscoda, MI just donated to help the kids in our communities. It takes a very minimum of 7 inches of hair to make a difference in the life of a child. You can donate hair like Andrew did. See our guidelines here:...

White Castle Cares 4 Kids!

Go Team Collier at White Castle! Cheryl Collier who serves on our Board of Directors and the 9 stores in her district chose Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as their nonprofit of choice for a “Round Up for Charity” fundraiser....

Clara Donated Hair to Help the Kids!

How sweet! Clara from Florida grew her pretty long hair to donate and help another child. Her family wrapped their heart around our program and also made a monetary gift toward our cause. This is how we are able to continue our mission at...

Khamauri's 1st Haircut is also his 1st Donation!

Way to go, Khamauri! He had his very first haircut at 12 years old and chose to commemorate the experience by donating his hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan so he could support another child right here in his own community. Khamauri is...

Rock Painting Class Post-Poned

Dear wig recipients & families: our rock painting class that was originally scheduled for Saturday, May 22nd at 11:00 am will be postponed until the raised therapy garden installation is complete and we are ready to decorate! We’ll keep...

Raised Therapy Garden Taking Shape!

The Raised Therapy Garden is beginning to take shape! We’re grateful to the wonderful Lions Club members who have dedicated their talent toward engineering & constructing this new addition to our programming.  We can’t wait to...

Hiral Donates Her Hair & Sends a Special Note

Hiral is one of our wonderful hair donors who sent in a special note along with her ponytail. She writes, "I am so happy to help Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. I like long hair, so I started growing mine. My hair was increasing inch by...

Mt. Clemens Lions Adopt-a-Kid Sponsorship

Despite challenges brought on by the pandemic, our civic groups persevere and continue serving their communities. The Mt. Clemens Lions Club set a goal of raising enough funds to sponsor a child's wig through our Adopt-a-Kid program at...

Great Job Kroger Shoppers!

Way to go, Kroger shoppers! Thank you for choosing Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as your charity of choice for the Kroger Community Rewards program. We've had great success over the years with raising funds to continue our mission and we...

Rock Painting Class for Wig Recipients

Dear wig recipients & families: Join us on Zoom, Saturday, May 22nd at 11:00 AM as we paint rocks to beautify our Raised Therapy Garden soon to be installed at the Wellness Center. Have Fun! Be Creative! Express Yourself! Follow your heart...

Happy Mother's Day!

Happy Mother's Day to all of the wonderful moms out there and those who show motherly love to others. This is a special day celebrating YOU and we appreciate all you do to care, console and lift us...

Spring Groove: Survey for Support Services

Dear Wig Recipients & Families: Spring Groove is a native New Yorker, former Broadway Performer; international touring and recording musician. Spring has a B.F.A from The Boston Conservatory and Yoga Teacher Certification. As the very proud...

Music Shapes Class for Our Kids & Families

Dear wig recipients & families: Our friend Jeanne from the nonprofit organization Music Shapes has donated 20 music boxes. Each box contains the materials to assemble a pan-pipe, fun songs to play on the instrument, trivia sheets, coloring pages...

Bohdan Donates His Hair!

Bohdan from Sterling Heights, MI just donated his hair to our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program so he could help a child right here in his own community. Growing hair out is a 2-year commitment toward making a difference as hair grows...

4 Days Left in White Castle’s Fundraiser

Thank you to all who have contributed to White Castle’s fundraiser for Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. They have raised over $21,000 thus far to support the kids!  When you dine at any of the locations below now thru April 30th...

Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day! We held a planting party via Zoom to prepare seedlings for our raised therapy garden. We love the Earth and making a commitment to respecting & protecting our environment is something all of us can do. Getting involved in...

Office Furnishings For Sale

We have some gently used office furniture in very good condition for sale. One is a modern desk with oval patterns in black, and another is a corner desk with a matching credenza in dark brown. They are high quality pieces made from solid wood. You...

Announcing the Men Who Care Golf Outing!

Men Who Care is a wonderful civic group in our community who have chosen Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as one of their three charities of choice to benefit from a golf outing on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Guests will gather at Oakland...

Raised Therapy Garden Progress

Our raised therapy garden is coming along thanks to Jim Oak and our friends at the local Lions Clubs! Construction is well underway and we’re looking forward to the many fun activities planned for our wig recipients & families. We’re...

We're Hiring a Nail Technician!

Looking for a new place to enjoy a great career in the beauty industry? We’re hiring! This job posting is for a licensed nail technician to join our team who has 2-3 years experience. This position is commission-based and part-time with...

Mom & Daughter Donate Hair!

Beth visited Go Green Salon located inside our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Wellness Center to donate her hair, following her daughter Jordan's great hair donation experience last fall. She was excited about the opportunity to help kids...

$4,500 Raised By Our Facebook & Instagram Donors!

Heartfelt gratitude to our March Facebook and Instagram donors! You raised over $4,500 to support the children of Michigan. Please join us in recognizing the following: AC Bradford, Adrienne Merritt, Alice Bednarski, Andrea King, Angela Jackson,...

Reach Radio Episode Comes Out Tuesday!

This week Reach Radio releases Social Determinants of Health: Supporting Children and the Youth. Maggie Varney our Founder & CEO is featured on Tuesday’s episode! Tune in from your favorite podcast platform (Spotify, iHeartMedia, Google,...

Bridgette Donates Her Hair!

Our thanks today go to Brad and Bridgette who visited our Wellness Center! Brad works at Freestar Financial - a local business that supports Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan in our hometown. His daughter donated her hair to help the kids and...

Miss SCS Teen Stella Donates Hair!

Thank you to Stella, our Miss St. Clair Shores Scholarship Program Teen who donated her hair for the second time to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! She's been supporting us since she was a little girl - she first made bracelets to raise...

Janet & Ryan Donate Hair for the Kids!

Janet and her son Ryan visited our Wellness Center to donate their hair for the kids in our Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program. Janet works for the Presenting Sponsor of our annual gala; AVL Creative & Display Group, and this is her...

Step Into Spring

Step into spring! Our friends at the Lions Clubs are in the midst of constructing a raised therapy garden at our Wellness Center for the kids we serve. We'll host nutrition & cooking classes to help their overall wellness. Please consider a...

Travis Donates His Hair for Loved Ones

A special thanks to Monica and her son Travis who just cut his hair and donated it to support the kids we serve! Their family knows firsthand about the importance of our program. Monica writes, "We are extremely happy to help Maggie's Wigs...

Thank you, SCS Police!

We thank our wonderful St. Clair Shores Police Department for making a surprise visit to our Wellness Center today. As part of a special training project involving their team, they chose to incorporate a no-shave fundraiser for Maggie’s Wigs 4...

Special Letters from Our Families

Our kids think we're the heroes and we feel they are OUR heroes! We love getting letters in the mail from the families we have helped when their child faces a health challenge. This beautiful note is from the family of Jamaya, one of our new wig...

Travel Pillows Needed for Welcome Bags

We're putting together more welcome bags filled with comfort items for our wig recipients at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! Since our kids often are traveling to the hospitals or doctor appointments, a MyPillow travel-sized pillow is...

SHARE Detroit: A New Resource!

SHARE Detroit is a community engagement conduit offering simple ways for neighbors, nonprofits and businesses to come together and strengthen our local community, whether it’s donating money, time, attending an event or buying much needed...

Mt. Clemens Lions Club Supporters

The Mt. Clemens Lions Club has dedicated over 75 years of service to their community and Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is honored to be one of the charities of choice they support! Maggie Varney our Founder & CEO was invited to speak...

Senior Day at Salvation Army

Calling all seniors: Wednesday is Senior Day at Salvation Army where you can receive a discount of 25% off your total purchase. If you will be out shopping, please consider Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as your charity of choice to benefit...

Thank you to our February Facebook donors!

A very special heartfelt thank you to our February Facebook donors for hosting and contributing to fundraisers on behalf of Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! Nonprofits have been hit hard like everyone else during the COVID-19 pandemic and...

Hair Donation from Cole

Cole from Tennessee just donated his long blond hair to make an amazing wig for a child in need through Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. We gratefully accept hair donations from around the world as children experiencing hair loss is a not a...

Now Hiring an Administrative Assistant

We're hiring a full-time administrative assistant at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Come make a difference with our team! Apply through this post - candidates will be contacted to request their resume and to setup a practical 2-hour...

Galaxy Star Renewal Program

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan has a new program available for Galaxy Star members who made a contribution to help us open our new Wellness Center. You can now renew your star at a donation of $100 and funds raised assist with sustainability...

Hair Donations Help Our Mission!

We love our hair donors! Thank you for helping us provide wigs to the children of Michigan. It truly helps their self-esteem, empowering them to look and feel better! To learn more about donating hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, please...

Michigan Lions Forum Conference Tomorrow

Thank you to our dear friends at the Michigan Lions Clubs for inviting us to be part of their Virtual Forum conference tomorrow morning starting at 9:00 am via Zoom! This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with the many Lions who serve...

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Fact Sheet

We value our long-standing partnership with Wayne State University, their marketing/PR department and PRSSA chapter. Veronica, one of their junior students has chosen Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as her charity of choice to focus her...

Founding Members Program

Our Founding Members at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan helped provide funds toward our new Wellness Center. We have an annual renewal program available for those who wish to continue supporting our mission while assisting with sustainability....

More Amazing Microblading!

One of our teens was fortunate to benefit from micro blading eyebrow restoration service since he experiences alopecia; an auto-immune disorder causing hair loss. Services provided by Lindsay of Chez Lou Lou Salon, a registered salon with...

Interview on Reach Radio!

Today we thank Fran, the Founder of Reach Radio for inviting our Founder & CEO Maggie Varney to participate in an interview about our program! Reach Radio is a podcast for public health professionals looking to expand their network, be inspired,...

Credit Acceptance - New Founding Members!

We’re here with a dear, longtime friend and supporter; Cornelia who recommended Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as a charity of choice for a fundraiser held by her employer Credit Acceptance.  The company matched donations raised...

Kids Board Games Needed!

We’re putting together comfort bags for our wig recipients and are seeking donations of new board games to include. These help our kids spend time with their families while they forget about their health challenges for awhile. Board games also...

Wigs Create Different Looks

At Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, our wig recipients choose the color, cut and appearance of their wigs so it is unique to their own personal style. As you can see in our teen's photo collage, wigs can achieve a variety of...

Ava and Olivia Donate Hair

Thank you, Ava and Olivia for donating your hair! These adorable sisters grew their hair out and cut it in honor of their grandma who had cancer 10 years ago and beat it. What a great way to make a difference by donating in honor of someone you...

Chris Loves His New Wig!

One of the ways we measure the effectiveness of our services at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is by inviting our wig recipients & families to complete pre, post and satisfaction surveys. This helps document their feelings before and after...

Timeline for 2020-2021

The last year has been challenging for all, especially in the nonprofit sector yet we forge ahead and continue to make a profound impact with our programs. Our timeline here illustrates the rainbow in the storm; we were able to open our new Wellness...

Quarterly Kroger Rewards Help the Kids!

Over $321 was raised for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan during the most recent quarter of Kroger's Community Rewards program! We thank everyone who is signed up to shop at Kroger, where a portion of the proceeds benefit our charity. This...

White Castle Round-Up for Charity

Long live sliders! White Castle, our biggest corporate sponsor is hosting a new fundraiser for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan during March 1st - March 31st, 2021. When you dine at any of the 9 Michigan White Castle locations listed and...

Kaitlyn Receives Microblading

Our beautiful Kaitlyn is an 18-year old wig recipient in our program with trichotillomania; a genetic health challenge that causes compulsive urges to pull hair, including eyebrows. Thanks to the generosity of a Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan...

Thank you, Bryson for your hair donation!

Thank you, Bryson for your hair donation! Bryson's mom sent in photos of his haircut after they found Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan through a Google search for hair donation organizations. Bryson told all of his loved ones that he enjoyed...

We need Extra Large baskets...

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is seeking EXTRA LARGE baskets to put together raffle prizes for our upcoming 18th annual gala! If you have extra large baskets to donate, please drop them off at our Wellness Center; located at: 30130 Harper...

Central Lake Lions Club Shows Their Support!

We received an amazing card in the mail today from the Central Lake Lions Club along with a generous $3,000 donation. Governor Rod Leathers shaved his head to raise awareness & funds to support childhood cancer charities. The $3,000 donated to...

Hakimah Donates Hair In Honor of Her Daughter

Meet Hakimah; one of our wonderful hair donors who had her haircut at Go Green Salon inside our Wellness Center! Hakimah understands the need for our program on a different level: her daughter Gaoleena bravely faces cancer and is a wig recipient....

Winter Warm-Up with Friends Class - Watch Here!

We held our Winter Warm-Up With Friends class via Zoom yesterday where we had fun educating our wig recipients how to make a Vision Board. This crafty project illustrates your dreams & goals for the years in picture form. We thank Ella &...

Kaila, Wig Recipient Loves Her Wig!

Kaila is one of the teens in our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program who received a wig after being diagnosed with alopecia; an auto-immune disorder that causes hair loss. Her family is grateful for the difference a wig makes in...

Volunteers Needed

We are so very fortunate to have an abundance of hair donations that we've received at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Never before have we had this many at one time and we need support in processing them. We've had limited volunteers...

Samuel Donates His Hair!

Samuel just grew his hair out and donated it to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! His mom Alexandra writes, "wanted to send some pics of my son who donated his hair for a true cause! He only finished growing these lovely locks to make sure...

Brianna Donates Hair to Help the Kids!

A special thank you to Brianna for donating her pretty blond hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! Her mom Jayne writes "12 inches of thick beautiful hair sent to you today. My sweet Brianna has a heart of gold and 'just wanted to...

Winter Warm-Up With Friends!

Dear wig recipients & families: we have a new event coming up for you! Join us for "Winter Warm-Up with Friends" on Saturday, January 23rd from 1-3 pm via Zoom. We'll meet new friends, enjoy a winter treat while we put our crafting...

January 2021 Newsletter

Our January 2021 newsletter is here! Please visit the link to find the latest news & activities happening at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as we continue to service the children of Michigan at no charge. You can also sign up to receive...

We're Hiring!

Start the new year off with a new career opportunity: we’re hiring a hair donation coordinator at Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan who will assist us in processing all of the wonderful hair donations we receive that our made...

Creating a Total Image Class - January 11th

Creating a Total Image is a comprehensive workshop developed for Ascension St. John by Maggie Varney, President & Owner of Go Green Salon and Founder & CEO of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan; who is a licensed hair restoration...

Official Merchandise to Show Your Support!

We have so many great items to show your support for the kids! Whether you’re growing your hair out, just donated it or are a friend of our program, you can shop our Official Merchandise page for Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. From...

Happy New Year! Holiday Hours

Happy New Year from Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! We will be closed Thursday, December 31, 2020 – Monday, January 4, 2020 to celebrate the New Year which we look forward to being a brighter time ahead. Stay safe, healthy and thank...

Wig Consultations Available

Year in Review: we’ve helped over 4,800 Michigan children in need since we started our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan program 17 years ago and our wig recipients are entitled to a new wig every year. If you’re the parent or...

Amazing Hair Donation Delivery!

Wow! Over 167 packages of hair donations arrived to our Wellness Center this afternoon. Thank you to our amazing hair donors who grow their hair and donate it to help us continue providing wigs to the children of Michigan at no charge. We appreciate...

Thank You to our Holiday Sponsors!

Thank you to all of our holiday sponsors who made the season magical for our wig recipients & their families who are in need. This is the time of year for giving and you can see the wonderful individuals, businesses & civic groups who...

Wishing Everyone a Happy Holiday

To all of our friends and supporters: Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan wishes you a happy holiday with your loved ones! Stay safe and healthy this season and we’re all looking forward to a brighter new year...

Mount Clemens Kiwanis Support

Thank you, Mount Clemens Kiwanis for the work you do in our communities and for choosing Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as one of the many charities you support. President Will visited our Wellness Center to see the difference they're...

Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays from the Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan team! We will be closed Thursday – Sunday, December 24 – 27th for Christmas and then will be closed again for New Years from Thursday – Sunday,  December 31st...

Repurposing Holiday Gifts

As we get closer to the new year ahead, we’ll start working on our 18th Annual Gala raffle baskets the 1st week of January. If you receive any gifts that you are planning to repurpose this holiday season, please consider Maggie’s Wigs 4...

A successful Zoom makeup class!

Enjoying a socially-distanced sweet treat trifle (made by Juliana, one of our wig recipients) after a successful Zoom make-up class! Our tweens & teens had fun making new friends and learning helpful techniques for skin care & makeup....

Make the Holidays Bright Makeup Class

Our Make the Holidays Bright make-up class through Zoom is tomorrow; Saturday, December 19th at 1:00 pm and we're looking forward to helping our teen wig recipients with their self-image so they can feel beautiful inside & out. This is one...

Clinton Township Police Pigs 4 Wigs

We are so appreciative of our law enforcement who have participated in Pigs 4 Wigs. This morning we had our Clinton Township Police Department - 3 officers came by to deliver a very generous donation and will be sponsoring 3 of our kids in this...

Holiday Sponsorship Gifts

Our wonderful holiday sponsors are delivering gifts to our Wellness Center for wig recipients & families who are in need. We appreciate those who stepped up and fulfilled the wish-lists from our kids!...

Portage Pigs 4 Wigs

Thank you, Portage Department of Public Safety - both police and fire departments joined forces to participate in Pigs 4 Wigs this year. We received a visit from Lt. Collier today who delivered the proceeds raised from this year's campaign and...

Wig Bill Petitions 2020

In 2020, we continued to promote legislation that would encourage insurance companies to cover the cost of children’s wigs like any other prosthetic. Please sign our petition at www.kidsshouldbecovered.com to help us raise awareness of this...

Events & Online Fundraisers in 2020

In 2020, despite the pandemic, Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan connected with the community through new ways. While in-person festivities were limited, we were still able to participate in 137 events and online fundraisers while staying safe....

Violeta Giovanna Headbands

Today, we received a beautiful donation of luxury headbands to gift to our wig recipients from the talented Violeta and Giovanna. The two friends grew up together and love fashion, so they decided to form their own company. The adorable headbands...

Galaxy Star Members Help our Sustainability

A special thank you to our 209 Galaxy Star Members who purchased a star on our Galaxy Wall at $500 or more to help us establish our new Wellness Center & assist with its sustainability as we continue to serve the children of...

Thank You, Salon Supporters

As we near the end of the year, we reflect back on the many people who have helped us along the way to continue our mission of serving the children of Michigan and their families at no charge. We thank over 835 salon supporters, cosmetology schools...

December Newsletter

Our December newsletter has arrived and you can read the lastest from Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan here: http://hosted.verticalresponse.com/593557/2b126bef27/1527504189/5e372d5b04/ Don't forget to subscribe here on our website to receive...

Thank You, Fraser Police for Pigs 4 Wigs

Thank you, Sergeant Nagle and the Fraser Police Department for participating in our 2020 Pigs 4 Wigs campaign! Officers make a donation to grow their facial hair during the month of “No Shave November” and monies are then donated to...

Beautiful Holiday Wishes from Juliana!

We love the special messages we receive in the mail at our Wellness Center from our wonderful supporters! This festive drawing from Juliana was sent to bring cheer to our kids and families during the holiday season. Thank you, Juliana for taking the...

Giving Thanks

Today, we're thankful for our Honorary Board member Susan Goulette who has a star on our galaxy wall and chose to renew her membership to help with our sustainability at Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. Susan has supported our program for...

What We're Thankful For

At Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan we’re thankful to be in our new building this year and have the opportunity even during the pandemic to continue servicing the children of Michigan since we do have the space that keeps are kids,...

COVID-19 Update on Tours

Michigan COVID Pause Update: We want to thank all of our kids & families, guests, clients, donors and volunteers for your understanding as we refrain from giving tours of our new Wellness Center. 50% of our kids have cancer and with their...

Special Holiday Event for Wig Recipients

Dear wig recipients & families: due to the pandemic and for everyone's safety, we won't be hosting our annual children's holiday party this year. Instead, we're having a holiday drive by with Santa at our Wellness Center....

Honoring Veterans

Today we honor the wonderful veterans who keep our country safe on Veterans Day. We are the land of the free and home of the brave thanks to your service!  ::BLOCK:: ::CONTENT::GALLERY ::BLOCK::

Sponsor a Kid during the Season of Giving

It's the season of giving and there are many opportunities to make a difference for the children of Michigan. Cancer and other hair loss challenges continue, even during a pandemic and your support is needed more than ever. Please consider...

Interview with WDIV Local 4

Our thanks to Kim Degiulio and WDIV Local 4 News for filming a media story regarding the annual Pigs 4 Wigs campaign where local police departments raise funds to help sponsor wigs through Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan to support Michigan...

Meet one of our newest wig recipients: Haylie!

Beautiful Haylie is one of our newest wig recipients and she experiences alopecia; an auto-immune disorder that causes her hair to fall out. Alopecia is one of the many forms of hair loss that we help children with. Haylie loves the wig she received...

Halloween Tour and Treat Fun!

Our kids and their families enjoyed our Halloween Tour and Treat event today! We thank everyone who volunteered their time to make this strolling event a special one while practicing social distancing. ::BLOCK:: ::CONTENT::GALLERY ::BLOCK::

Specialized Wigs to Help our Kids

A special thanks to our coworker, friend & hair restoration specialist Lamaine Lockhart for helping one of our kids with trichotillomania by providing a customized piece and a beautiful braided look that would not have been possible without her...

We've Now Helped Children in 50 Counties!

Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan reached a new milestone today: we've now served children from 50 unique counties throughout Michigan at no charge! Heartfelt thanks to the community for your continued love and support! If you know of a child...

Tour & Treat for Wig Recipients & Families

Dear Wig Recipients & Families: Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan is hosting our 1st ever TOUR and TREAT on Sat, October 31st! Wig Recipients and families come in your best costumes to our new Wellness Center to receive your “Boo...

Sparrow Hospital Virtual Cut-a-thon

Sparrow Hospital recently went VIRTUAL with their annual cut-a-thon in support of the kids. Despite the pandemic, these heroes on the front lines still found a creative way to collect hair that will be made into beautiful wigs for the children. Hair...

Tent Sale a Success!

Our tent sale was a success! Thank you everyone who stopped by today and made a purchase – we raised over $1,000 which is enough to sponsor a wig for a Michigan child! We still have many great items available for tomorrow’s sale –...

Jordan Donates Her Hair to Help the Kids

Our hair donors are the best! Jordan recently visited Go Green Salon, located inside our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Wellness Center to have her haircut service. Her mom Beth writes, “It was a really great experience and Jordan was...

Yoder Girls Hair Donations

How amazing is this? The Yoder Girls just donated their beautiful hair to help the children we serve. Katrina writes ”This past Sunday, my mom, four of my sisters, and I made the cut for Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan. We were excited to...

17th Annual Virtual Gala - Event Day!

Getting ready for our signature event of the year!! Our 17th Annual Virtual Gala will be starting at 6:00 pm this evening and we have a pre-show just before we start our programming. We look forward to celebrating this special night for the children...

Last Call for our 17th Annual Gala

Our basket raffle is closing at 12:00 pm today for our 17th Annual Virtual Gala. Don’t miss your chance to purchase a ticket and participate in this great event for the kids. You’re definitely in for a treat! We have sold roughly 350...

Genesis Cadillac - Elite Sponsors!

Genesis Cadillac, located right here in our hometown of St. Clair Shores, MI has chosen Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan as one of their charities of choice this year. They have committed to being Elite Sponsors of our 17th Annual Virtual...

Betcher Financial Corporate Sponsorship

Betcher Financial Group is an independent financial advisory firm specializing in wealth management, retirement planning, and estate planning. Their mission is to help ensure businesses succeed, families are protected and people enjoy a comfortable...

Thank you, August Facebook Fundraisers

A big shout-out to everyone who raised funds for Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan during the month of August. $1,600 was donated to our program through your generosity and that is enough to sponsor 2 children through our Adopt-a-Kid program...

Athena Awards Ceremony

We enjoyed celebrating with our Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan Board member Karla Orlando who we nominated for a 2020 Athena Award! We attended the awards ceremony this afternoon and were inspired by the many great women doing good works in...

Pre-Production for our Virtual Gala

Here’s a sneak preview of our upcoming 17th Annual Virtual Gala for Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan! We are busy getting ready for our signature event and we’re excited to share some photos from our production day. We thank...

Masks Designed by Dominic Pangborn

NEW! We have beautiful high quality masks featuring our @Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan logo artfully designed by local & world-renowned artist Dominic Pangborn. This is a great way to stay safe and help a good cause at the same time....

Ribbon Cutting for our New Wellness Center!

Yesterday Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan held its ceremonial ribbon cutting with our Board, Advisory Board, Honorary Board & Youth Board for our new Wellness Center. Heartfelt gratitude to everyone who has supported us on this journey of...

Cuts 4 A Cause Hair Restoration Class Returns!

Our "Cuts 4 a Cause" Hair Restoration Certification Program is back! We host this class twice a year to teach licensed cosmetologists how to provide wigs and services to children & adults. By the end of the two-day course, our beauty...

Visit our Bake Sale - August 21-22nd!

Our bake sale opens soon! From 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Friday, August 21st and Saturday, August 22nd at our new Wellness Center (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082) we will have delicious baked goods from Josef's European Pastry Shop...

Landscape Services Helping with our Landscaping

Our friend Paul Doppke and his company Landscape Services, Inc. are here today to help Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc with our landscaping at our NEW Wellness Center in St. Clair Shores. We'll be posting after photos too - stay...

McGovern Agency - a Corporate Sponsor

McGovern Insurance Agency based in Clinton Township, MI helps consumers save money, businesses reduce risk, and families protect & preserve their financial future. Owner Maureen Wark has supported us since the beginning of our program: attending...

Bake Sale Begins at 9:00 am Today!

At 9:00 am today, our bake sale begins! Stop by our Wellness Center (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082) to select a freshly baked good from Josef’s European Pastry Shop. We have a wide assortment of bread & rolls, coffee...

Thank you to our Kroger shoppers!

Way to go, Kroger shoppers! From May – July 2020, we had 92 households supporting Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan through the Kroger Community Rewards program. This is a simple, effective way to help us continue our mission of serving...

I Made a Difference T-shirts

“I made a difference – you can too!” Our wonderful hair donors wear their Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan t-shirts proudly to show their support of the kids. When you purchase a t-shirt, it also encourages other people to...

Thank you, Lanzen - Bronze Level Sponsor

Lanzen, Inc. is celebrating 60 successful years in business in 2020 and has been supplying the Defense, Transportation and many other diverse industries with quality metal fabricated components and assemblies. Lanzen is a Michigan-based company...

Job Fair Today!

Just a reminder... our cosmetology job fair is today, August 8th from 1-4 pm at our Wellness Center & Salon (30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082). Call 586-772-6656 to schedule your tour & interview, and have your resume ready!...

Dunkin' Joy in Childhood Foundation Grant

Heartfelt gratitude to the Midwest Chapter of the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation for inviting Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan to apply for a grant. We are excited to announce they are awarding $5,000 for us to provide therapeutic...

Moving Storage with College Hunks Hauling Junk

Our College Hunks Hauling Junk team was AMAZING today; helping Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan move our entire storage unit that houses all the supplies we need to run the organization to a new location with the help of our team....

Thank you to our July Facebook Fundraisers!

Thank you to our July Facebook fundraisers! Over $2,800 was donated to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan through your generosity. Every month, these funds help sponsor Michigan children to receive wigs and support services at no charge to them or...

Creating a Total Image sponsored by Ascension

Creating a Total Image is a comprehensive workshop designed for adult cancer patients to help them navigate through appearance-related challenges during treatment. We offer education, resources and products that address changes in hair,...

Bake Sale Friday and Saturday!

Delicious! Our bake sale is back tomorrow; Friday, July 31st and Saturday, August 1st from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Visit our new Wellness Center at: 30130 Harper Avenue, St. Clair Shores, MI 48082 to take a tour and pick up a treat baked by Josef’s...

Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers Support

Maggie’s Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan was gifted a beautiful medical facility that unfortunately was not large enough to house all of the programming that we needed. We put it on the market and I wanted it to go to another nonprofit and was able to...

We Are Here Foundation Volunteers

Over the weekend, the We Are Here Foundation helped Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc by giving us the opportunity to work with their volunteer team. Since we opened our new Wellness Center, we’re in the process of...

Successful Job Fair

We held our job fair on Saturday and had a good turnout from cosmetologists, nail technicians, make-up artists and estheticians. Thank you to everybody who stopped by – we have a great industry and we’re still hiring! If you know anyone...

Ryan's Hair Donation - Before and After!

Ryan is a cutie pie from Ypsilanti, MI who just donated his hair to Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc. His mom Kelly sent in these adorable photos before and after his haircut. Ryan's donation was made in honor of a loved one and...

Thank you, Lauren and Salon Elle

Thank you, Lauren and Salon Elle for your support of Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc! They became registered salon supporters and are selling pre-gala raffle tickets to raise funds so we can continue to serve Michigan children in need...

Job Fair Tomorrow!

Tomorrow, Saturday July 25th we're hosting a job fair from 1-4 pm for licensed beauty professionals! Please see the flyer and call 586-772-6656 to schedule your tour and interview. We look forward to meeting...

First Board Meeting in our New Wellness Center!

We held our first Board meeting in our new Maggie's Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan, Inc Wellness Center last night limited to 10 guests in person and thanks to technology the rest of our Board was able to join us through Zoom! We thank our...