Joyful Treats Community Development Corporation

Appreciating various perspectives without compromising integrity.

Joyful Treats Community Development Corporation (JTCDC) is a national 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, registered in Southeastern Michigan.

JTCDC founding mission is to educate foodpreneurs’ with a service-learning hospitality program to sustain them economically in the industry’s global workforce.

Programs & Services

Our wrap around services are to reduce food insecurity and provide education to decrease bullying. We do this by hosting monthly cultural awareness & lifestyle events, which are design to create opportunities for diversity & inclusion.
COVID 19 Help

How You Can Help

The economic impact of COVID-19 is likely to increase food insecurity in our community. Closures of businesses and schools could affect lower-income families and people with hourly wages in particular. While all support is appreciated, financial support lets us use your gift to meet the greatest needs. A donation of any amount helps us continue to respond. A special donation website has been created. DONATE

What To Do If You Need Food: Joyful Treats Food Distribution & Personal Protection Essentials Drive-Thru is every Tuesday, at 103 Ecorse Rd, Ypsilanti, MI from 11am- 1pm (While Supplies Last).

We are able to assist community members affected with Coronavirus with a contactless drop off thanks to the support of United Way of Washtenaw County (https://www.uwwashtenaw.org/covid-19-response-and-impact).

For drop off services please submit request by 12pm Sunday for food to be delivered on the upcoming Tuesday.

Our Executive Board

Founder, President & CEO

Khadija B. Wallace

Founder & President
Joyful Treats CDC
Founder & CEO of Joyful Treats Catering, LLC
E-mail@admin@joyfultreats.org

Founder & President
Joyful Treats CDC
Founder & CEO of Joyful Treats Catering, LLC
E-mail@admin@joyfultreats.org
Vice President

Sharon C. Lee

Vice President, Joyful Treats CDC
Ypsilanti Community School Board of Education
Founder & CEO of Blessed Events, LLC
E-mail: VP@joyfultreats.org

Vice President, Joyful Treats CDC
Ypsilanti Community School Board of Education
Founder & CEO of Blessed Events, LLC
E-mail: VP@joyfultreats.org
Secretary

La Tasha Mitchell, MA

Secretary, Joyful Treats CDC
University of Michigan, Rackham School of Graduates
Founder & CEO of Gigi’s Lux Boutique

E-mail: Secretary@joyfultreats.org

Secretary, Joyful Treats CDC
University of Michigan, Rackham School of Graduates
Founder & CEO of Gigi’s Lux Boutique

E-mail: Secretary@joyfultreats.org

If we can find the right way to teach people about their communities through culinary, they will be touched.

Joyful Treats Community Development Corporation (JTCDC) is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization based in Michigan dedicated to celebrating, preserving and nurturing a diverse culinary heritage to embrace cultural lifestyles globally.

You Can Make A Difference 

You Can Make A Difference 

You Can Make A Difference 

You Can Make A Difference 

You Can Make A Difference 

You Can Make A Difference 

It's time to make communities our priority. Let's change the world together.

 

Donate / Ways To Give / Donate Online

Every day JTCDC serves a diverse segment of the population whose economical, physical, or mental conditions impair their ability to provide their livelihood (survival needs).  Through the support of people like you, we are able to share awareness to the community of these free and/ or low-cost programs, which is our responsibility in assisting residents who are victims of various socio-economic situations. Feel free to Donate DONATE or mail check to:

Joyful Treats Community Development Corporation,             103 Ecorse Rd., Ypsilanti, MI 48198.

 

While You Shop

When you’re shopping online you can also raise funds for Joyful Treats CDC by starting any Amazon purchases at smile.amazon.com and selecting Joyful Treats Community Development Corporation as your organization of choice for this program.

Every little bit helps the greater good of the world.

We have a long track record of wide-reaching effects.

Joyful Treats CDC

Volunteer & Community Service

JTCDC occasionally depends on the time and efforts of people in the community who share our concern and commitment with a passion to serve. Whether preparing care packages, teaching a workshop, helping around the office or unveiling beautiful linens for our fundraisers. Volunteers provide the extra pair of hands, the warm smiles or caring
attitude that makes Joyful Treats! We invite you to bring a willingness to work with a positive attitude and can guarantee you will have some fun and of course eat well, when you give us your gift of time.
There are many ways you can volunteer with us.

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