News

  • BIG Tommies – November 5th, 2016
    Once again, Big Tommies provided an excellent venue for food and fun benefitting FIDOY. Host Jeff Thomas, featured comedian Russ Williamson and headliner Scott White gave us plenty of laughs.
  • Big Tommies – April, 2016
    Once again FIDOY supporters came to Big Tommies successfully achieving another wonderful night of fun, benefiting FIDOY.
  • We have a PO Box February 12, 2015For those of you that prefer the traditional version of communication, we have opened a Post Office box.Please send your correspondence to:Families In Defense Of YouthP.O. Box 1162Novi, MI 48376
  • California Pizza Kitchen Fundraiser – 6/23-29 June 15, 2014Mark your calendars for the week of June 23rd thru June 29th. Everyone is invited to the famous California Pizza Kitchen to enjoy a fabulous meal and help FIDOY.  Just print this flyer, bring it in, and 20% of your check will automatically be donated to FIDOY.  Thanks, in advance, for your support!
  • Helping a dozen! February 14, 2014FIDoY is currently assisting over a dozen local families in the FSDC karate and sport sword programs.  They have all found the FSDC/FIDoY family atmosphere something “special”!
  • First Donations October 21, 2013Sent out our first email announcement to our Martial Arts friends and family. Announcing that we exist, what our purpose is, and asking them to keep us in mind as we enter the Holiday season.Amazingly one of our first donations was from a 13 year old student. We were very moved by her maturity and charitable spirit.
  • Open For Business !!! July 29, 2013We are official… We have our 501(c)(3) status and our Solicitors License, so we can now operate as a real charity.
  • It is Alive! November 30, 2012A great idea brought to light. We still need our IRS determination of a “not-for-profit” business, and our Solicitors License, before we can operate as a charity. But the foundation now exists.