Does anyone know what the tax deduction is for BONES?

Tomorrow is tax day and I hope everyone has donated to Mariners Inn for their 2009 charitable contributions deduction! If not please think of us in 2010. You can donate anything from cash to clothes to food; we accept it all.Just call Doreen Webb at 313.962.9446 ext 230 for more information.I think I'm going to just bury my bones in the backyard from now on!...

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Detroit Tigers Luxury Suite Auction!

Hey Tigers Fans!Mariners Inn has a great Detroit Tigers Luxury Suite up for auction this week. I LOVE TO PLAY BALL!! You can see I'm gearing up for the season and ready for my chance to play catcher...If you want your chance to watch a Tigers game with 17 of your closest friends make sure you bid on it and we'll all win!...

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Help Mariners Inn win a $10,000 from Magic 105.1!

Hi everyone!Did you hear that a radio station is giving away $10,000 to a worthy cause, organization or non-profit. Mariners Inn wants to be the non-profit that wins this money. Think of all the dog biscuits I could buy!Just go to Magic 105.1 and vote for Mariners Inn. It’s really easy to do and I know you want me to have more biscuits, don’t you?This week is going to be soooooo great. The weather is expected to be in the 70’s and I look forward ...

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Thanks to Canine to Five and the MHS!

I love the guys that I live with and I love the community I’m in as well! Today I took a car ride (head hanging out the whole time, of course) down to Canine to Five to say hi to all my friends that were in doggie day care. I also wanted to show my support of the Michigan Humane Society by getting my picture taken by Mod 4. They offered to take pictures for a donation to MHS, how great is that!!! Here are a few pictures of me at my photo shoot to...

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2009 Golf Outing Photos!

I thought I had a good idea. I wanted to be a part of Mariners Inn 2010 Golf Classic. So I tried out to be a caddy. Boy was that a mistake! I found out I'm not very good at carrying a golf bag, you're not supposed to chase the balls when they are hit (who knew?), and visors taste really bad! Oh well, I hope you will come on June 14.Maybe I will make an appearance for the shotgun start!...

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Petey Sez: Welcome!

It was sure nice that all those people came to see me during the cultivation brunch last week. Even though they didn't bring me a doggy bag of leftover snacks! I hope everyone is making plans to come to Mariners golf outing June 14th. I wish I could go but I would just chase the balls and jump into the water all day long so I have to stay at Mariners. Look for my upcoming posts on Twitter as I spend my days trying the doggy day care I go to with ...

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2009 Adopt a Family

Thank you to everyone in the community who made this special day possible!Some of the Mariners Inn men who organized the 2009 Adopt A Family Campaign.Mariners Inn board member Sam Abrams spoke at the event.The families were very touched by the kindness of the Mariners Inn men....

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Hi, I'm Petey the Wonder Dog!

I live in the Transitional Housing Program here at Mariners Inn. I have a lot of friends, and I have a special point of view on everything that's going on. I'm excited to share my stories with you!...

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2009 River Rhythm

The Roostertail was a gorgeous setting for the event.Guests enjoyed a large selection of appetizers, entrees, and desserts.Guests bid on hundreds of silent and live auction items....

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1st Annual Art Exhibition an event to remember

On August 20-21, mariners Inn held an art event featuringBridge Over Troubled Waters, a mosaic created by the men of Mariners Inn. The event was held at the Johanson Charles Gallery in Eastern Market and also included artwork created by individual consumers. Over 325 people attended this fantastic event.Thank you to the Mariners Inn consumers, volunteers, and supporters who made this such a memorable event. This activity was supported by the Mich...

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A labor of love...and hope for the future

David Johnson, a former Mariners Inn consumer, creates beautiful gazebos using his considerable artistic talent, a great deal of creativity, and the patience he learned in recovery. “I learned patience during recovery, and that’s stuck with me,” he says.Using bamboo, toothpicks, popsicle sticks, old mini blinds, buttons, mirrors, and other materials, Mr. Johnson painstakingly creates these works of art. He then varnishes them using ingredients su...

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Mosaic bench created with help of Colin Hubbell Fund

Thanks to a grant from the University Cultural Center Association (Hubbell Fund Neighborhood Mini-Grant), the clients of Mariners Inn recently completed a beautiful mosaic bench. The bench will have a bike rack attached and will be secured near the entrance of Mariners Inn in the spring....

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