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The month of October means it’s officially “Socktober” season in Detroit.

“Socktober,” established by 1 Mother 2 Another founder, Ericka Woods, is a community fundraiser that collects sock donations throughout the entire month of October. The donated socks are then distributed to those without a home in Detroit, preparing them for the cold winter months.

In addition to socks, the drive also takes donations of new gloves and scarves for Detroit’s homeless. If you are interested in donating, contact Ericka Woods at 1mother2another.org or drop off your items at the following drop-off locations:

SnatchGang Studio – 26042 West 12 Mile in Southfield

Simplicity Lifestyle Salon – 18610 Grand River in Detroit

Interested in becoming a volunteer with 1M2A? Click HERE!

*About the founder and CEO of 1 Mother 2 Another, Ericka Woods:

 

Ericka Woods is a local Detroiter, and mother of two that has been volunteering and contributing to the community for many years. Although her family and friends are priority, her love doesn’t stop there.

In 2014, Ericka founded 1 Mother 2 Another (1M2A) with a vision, Facebook account, and a few local mothers. Today, the group has expanded to over 3,000 members nationally. Along with serving the community, 1M2A is committed to informing, inspiring, motivating, supporting, and empowering mothers everywhere. 

Tracy Marie is one of Beasley Media Detroit's Digital Program Directors. She has an obsession with fun coffee mugs, yoga pants, and Jason Momoa. She enjoys decorating, taking naps and a good coffee buzz. You can hear her on-air, Sundays 10am-3pm. Connect with her on Instagram @ItsTracyMarie.