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Welcome to FREC

Ford Resource and Engagement Center

Management Office Hours

Monday — Friday
9:00 am — 5:00 pm

Phone: 313-962-4888

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Upcoming Events

DSO Concert: Monday, May 15th at 12 noon (Free Snacks for Lunch)

Southwest Summer Concert Series:  FREE (face painting, tattoos, drawings to win free tickets to the zoo, greenfield village and ford museum so much more!)
June 17th  4pm – 8pm  African American 
July 29th 4pm – 8pm Youth/Multicultural
August 19th –  4pm- 8pm Arab American
Sept. 9th Latino/Hispanic
Cinema Circus – FREE (lots of other goodies available)
June 24th – Minions 8pm
July 22nd – Game Plan
August 12th – Annie w/Jamie Foxx
August 26th – Despicable Me
September 23rd – Shrek 2

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Client Choice Food Hub

Client Choice Food Hub

Southwest Detroit is a community where children and families thrive and have access to healthy food and an array of services that improve their overall quality of life. 

The Client Choice Food Hub provides service to the following zip codes:

  • 48209
  • 48210
  • 48216

Client Choice Food Hub Mission  

The mission of the Client Choice Food Hub at the Ford Resource and Engagement Center is to alleviate hunger among families who reside in the neighborhoods of Southwest Detroit by providing access to food, service referrals and advocacy for basic needs.   

The work of the Client Choice Food Hub is guided by the following values:


  • Belief in the dignity of all people
  • Compassion for all
  • Respect for all
  • A Collaborative Spirit
  • Community Focus
  • Multicultural Staff


My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery

Your local place for quality groceries, at a great value, using your bridge card! 

My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery will be opened on Tuesdays and Thursdays, you can shop with your bridge card by appointment only.

Grocery items include canned fruits & vegetables, rice, beans, pasta, cereal, canned tuna and chicken, fresh frozen meats, cheese and 2% milk.

To learn more or to schedule a shopping appointment, call 313.571.0303.



Hours of Operation

Monday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesday 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm


Phone:  (313) 963-8880

Missed appointments must be rescheduled 

in person or by phone



Horas de Operacion

Lunes 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Miercoles 3:00 pm – 6:00pm

Sabado 10:00 am – 1:00 pm 


Telefono:  (313) 963-8880

Citas perdidas deben ser reprogramados en persona o por teléfono


Click here for the Mercado Food Hub Application