DTE Energy employees give foster kids, adults a special Christmas PR Newswire Dec. 4 What: DTE Energy is working with Child & Family Services of Michigan for the annual Operation Good Cheer drive. This program involves foster kids writing their wish lists and DTE Energy employees buying and gift wrapping three items from their list. The collection day is this Friday, Dec. 6, when a volunteer semi truck will arrive at the DTE Energy headquarters and be filled to the gills with presents for more than 600 kids in foster homes. Where: DTE Energy Headquarters, off Bagley between Second and Third streets in downtown Detroit When: 8 - 9 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6 Why: Child & Family Services started the holiday gift-giving program in 1971 to help infants, children and teenagers have a merrier Christmas. More than 4,000 kids are provided with gifts each year to open on Christmas morning. Since the drive's inception, nearly 70,000 kids have had their dreams come true as a result of Operation Good Cheer. Background: DTE Energy is sponsoring more than 600 kids in the drive's seventh year at the company. More than 300 employees companywide are involved this year, providing gifts that range from bicycles to electronics to clothing. Some 2,000 to 3,000 wrapped gifts will fill the DTE Energy headquarters lobby, providing great visuals during this holiday season. For further information, please contact Scott Simons, DTE Energy, 313.235.8808 /PRNewswire -- Dec. 4, 2013/ SOURCE DTE Energy Website: http://www.dteenergy.com
DTE Energy employees give foster kids, adults a special Christmas
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