Make Christmas Bright.

This Christmas season Malachi Center is in need of volunteers and donations to make the season special for the men, women, and children that Malachi Center serves.

Volunteer opportunities include: Christmas Boutique, unpacking and sorting toys and other donations, assisting with the After School Program Christmas party, and assisting with the Homeless Shower Program holiday breakfast.  For more information please contact Andrea at 216-771-3036 or [email protected].

Needed donations include:

Boutique Gifts – Needed by Friday – 12/16

Children shop for their family members in their household. We accept new and gently used items.

Since most children do not have transportation all items should be smaller than a toaster.


Cups & Mugs                                           

Soap Dispensers

Cups & Mugs

Hand Towels

Plates & Bowls

Body Wash or Soap


Air Fresheners

Baseball hats

Picture frames


Gift baskets


Pen sets


Children’s Items

New Toys, games, and other items for children ages 1-17



Shower Program/Homeless Items needed by Friday – 12/18

Large Duffel Bags – Assorted Colors

White socks

Men’s and women’s White T-shirts

Sweatshirts: Mens’s Sizes – L, XL, XXL, XXXL

Women’s sizes – L, XL, XXL

Hats, gloves

Bath towels

Hand & Foot warmers

Gel/Roll-on deodorant (No Aerosol Types)


Razors (disposable)

Shaving cream, after shaving lotion

Toothbrushes & Toothpaste (travel size)

Shampoo (travel size)

Lotion (travel size)

Soap or body wash (travel size)

Walmart and/or Sam’s Club gift cards are also appreciated, so that we may purchase items still needed.

Questions? Please contact Andrea at 216-771-3036 or [email protected].

Golf – Rain or Shine

The Malachi Center Golf Tournament will take place rain or shine today. In the event of lightning, we will continue with the lunch and dinner. We look forward to seeing you there!

Golf Tournament ’16


Malachi Center’s 24th Annual Golf Tournament

September 26th, 2016 at Lakewood Country Club

Registration—11 am
Shotgun Start—noon
Dinner – 6 pm

  • Scramble format
  • The day includes lunch, an awards banquet with dinner provided by Sokolowski’s University Inn, and raffles.
  • Tickets are $200 per person or $800 per foursome.
  • All proceeds from the tournament support the programs of Malachi Center.

To purchase tickets:

Golfer Names:

For more information the event, including sponsorship opportunities please contact Deby Auerbach-Brown, Director of Development at 216-771-3036 or [email protected]


Unity in the Community


A FREE Community Fair organized by Malachi Center’s own Youth Club.

Join us for Unity in the Community – May 7th, 2016 11 am – 2 pm

Food, Games, Crafts, Music, Drumming, Safety Presentations…


Soup for the Soul!

Tickets Now Available!

Soup for the Soul hosted by Pete and Mike Mitchell of Mitchell’s Ice Cream

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Soup for the Soul, one of Cleveland’s most anticipated spring events, provides the delicious opportunity to sample delectable soups prepared by the area’s top chefs. Celebrity servers, scrumptious appetizers and desserts, and silent and live auctions round out the evening to make this a night not to be missed. All funds that are raised at Soup for the Soul will support Malachi Center’s programming for children and families.

Click here to purchase tickets

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Giving Tuesday


This year Malachi Center is participating in Giving Tuesday on December 1st. We hope you will consider supporting the Center. We are a small organization and every donation and volunteer hour you share truly makes a big impact – providing men, women, and children with basic needs, educational opportunities, and the hope and encouragement to move forward towards a better life.

To donate:

Holiday Help!

You can help Malachi Center to provide the children, men, and women that we serve with a Merry Christmas!Volunteers and donations of items are needed. Please see the attached link for a full description of opportunities. For more information contact Andrea at 216-771-3036 or [email protected]


Christmas 2015 Volunteer and Donation Opportunities

Trunk or Treat

Volunteers still needed for Trunk or Treat this Friday! Volunteers hand out candy from their car trunks, providing a safe, fun trick or treating experience for the children at Malachi Center. 10/23 from 5-6:30 pm. To participate or for more information call Andrea at 216-771-3036 or email [email protected]

Job Posting!

Malachi Center is hiring a social worker. This position will work with the low income families and homeless men and women who are participating in the Center’s programs. Prior experience with low income and/or homeless individuals and families preferred. LISW required, prior experience with supervision a plus. This position is 20 hours per week with a yearly salary of $20,000. Interested? Please send your resume and cover letter to Anita Branan, Executive Director at [email protected] No phone calls please.

Pedal with Purpose

The Keg Ride: Pedal with Purpose event is a 5-10 mile leisurely bike ride through the Ohio City neighborhood. It will begin with a celebration at Malachi Center to kick-off the ride and conclude with a keg-tapping for all bikers.

This unique event advances Cleveland’s new culture of biking and shines a spotlight on the expansive growth of our local breweries and businesses. The event will take place on Saturday September 5th, 2015. All proceeds from the ride will support general operating funds for children’s programs, family support services and homeless assistance for the underserved on the near west-side.

The Keg Ride is supported by Malachi Center’s Associate Board, comprised of Cleveland’s emerging civic and business leaders who are committed to the ongoing success of Malachi Center as a community and family resources center. The Associate Board’s mission is to promote awareness of Malachi Center in Cleveland, organize philanthropic initiatives, and provide volunteer service.

About the Ride:

Tour Ohio City, celebrate the neighborhoods unique and nationally recognized culture for biking and brew, and pedal with purpose amongst friends – support the needs of the most underserved and overlooked in greater Cleveland. Registration opens at 10:00am with our Kick-Off and Ride to begin promptly at 11:00! Keg-tapping will take place around noon at our “mystery location”. For those of you not riding with us – we’ll send you the details in advance!


$10 off through July 31st with the code “RIDE”.



Questions? Please contact [email protected] or call 216.771.3036


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