Community Activities and Events
Affirmations’ Allan Gilmour and Eric Jergins Community Center is host to a number of events and activities -- all providing opportunities to learn, grow, socialize, and feel safe.

For a complete list of all scheduled events, please visit our center calendar by clicking here.

Axle Brewing Co. - 14th Amendment Kolsch Promotion

  • Thank you to our friends at Axle Brewing Co. 50 cents from each pint of their 14th Amendment Kolsch will go right to Affirmations!
    Stop by and try a pint at: 567 Livernois Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220

    Community Housing Resource Night

  • Community Housing Network, Inc. will be returning to Affirmations every third Tuesday of the month, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. If you are in need of housing resources and would like to find out more information on how to acquire them, please stop by! CHN provides short-term, temporary rental assistance to individuals who are currently experiencing homelessness or at imminent risk of becoming homeless.

    Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Individuals Survey

  • Wayne State University and the University of Washington are looking for transgender and gender-non conforming individuals in Michigan to take a quick survey.
  • Visit and once completed, you can earn a $20 Visa gift card. Contact Heather Aymer at for details.

    World AIDS Day Events


  • Get tested, educated and know your status on Thursday, November 30th, from 5 to 9 p.m. with SWERVE and Sex Lab Ann Arbor
  • Get tested, educated and know your status on Saturday, December 2nd, from 1 to 3 p.m. with Matrix MAC Health
  • View HIV Testing Calendar

    Mini - Relationship Skills Class


  • Attend a mini-relationship skills class at the center on Saturday, December 9th, from 12 to 3 p.m. This seminar discusses the skills needed to have healthy, safe and fair relationships in our personal and professional lives. Participants will be able to identify and practice an array of healthy relationship skills.
  • There is a suggested donation rate of $5. Please RSVP with Becca Budde at or call (248) 398-7105.

    Holiday Arts and Crafts Bazaar - Come Shop at Affirmations!


  • Pick up your last minute holiday gifts like art, jewelry and other fun crafts at the upcoming Holiday Arts and Crafts Bazaar on Friday, December 15th, 4 - 9 p.m. or Saturday, December 16th, 1 - 6 p.m.
  • Interested in being a vendor for this event? Please click here to fill out the Vendor Form and send back to Ian Unger at by Friday, December 1st.

    Pizza With A Purpose at California Pizza Kitchen In Troy


  • Have some pizza with purpose at CPK in Troy all day on Thursday, January 18th. 20% of your check will be donated back to the center. Let your server know that you'd like the bill to be counted towards the fundraiser for the center when you dine in.
  • Questions? Contact Kyle Taylor at or call (248) 398-7105.

  • Volunteer and Intern Spotlight

    Harper Liles

    Partner Spotlight

    Thank you Axle Brewing for being such a wonderful community partner. Your help is assisting in keeping our doors open twelve hours a day, six days a week, fifty-two weeks a year!

    Click to see more of our Sponsors and Partners