Upcoming Events

Save The Date – 2020 Events





Spring 2020

Affordable Housing


SAVE THE DATE: Everything you wanted to know about affordable housing, but were reluctant to ask! Stay tuned for more details.

Topics of Focus:

  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Understanding your SEV value (taxable value of your home)

Fall 2020

The Learning Network

Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc.
21819 W. Nine Mile
Southfield, MI 48037

SAVE THE DATE: For six Saturday sessions, participants will hear from professional speakers and engage in sessions that will make them successful for their first jobs and careers. What makes TLN unique is that students earn a $50 stipend every participated session!

What Students Learn:

  • Resume writing
  • Job search process
  • Personal and professional branding
  • Interview preparation
  • Appropriate work attire
  • Managing finances
  • Understanding insurance benefits
  • Importance of networking and public speaking
  • Career exploration panels
  • Working within diverse environments


6th Annual Spring Fling Day Party

Plum Hollow Country Club
21631 Lahser Rd.
Southfield, MI
5-9 pm

Back by Popular Demand. Celebrate the coming of spring at our Sixth Annual day party at the picturesque Plum Hollow Country Club in Southfield. The theme celebrates Detroit-style ballroom dancing and hustles while raising funds to benefit the Torch of Wisdom Foundation community enrichment facility, The Learning Network Program and The Wisdom Warriors Project.

  • New this year is the opportunity to purchase RESERVED table seating. The attire is STYLISH DENIM with a touch of Bling (no rubber sole or gym shoes permitted) to enjoy our theme, Bling in the Spring!
  • A limited supply of tickets (50) is available now for $40 per person or a table (5) for $400 on http://2020TOWFSPRINGFLINGDAYPARTY.EVENTBRITE.COM


12th Charity Golf Classic

Links of Novi
Novi, MI

SAVE THE DATE: TOWF and Southfield Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated, Inc. is holding its bi-annual event to help further our mission to provide funding in support of scholarship, community enrichment and cultural arts. Come join us for fun and fellowship. For more details, click here or email us at events@torchofwisdofoundationinc.com


9th Honoring Local Heroes Black “No-Tie” Affair

100 Marquette Dr.
Detroit, MI 48124

SAVE THE DATE: This signature event of the Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc. recognizes those in the community who have positively impacted the community in the areas of scholarship, community enrichment and cultural arts.

  • The Learning Network: Youth Employability Program

    Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), The Learning Network program will be postponed to the Early Fall. Applications still being accepted. Check back or on our social media channels for new start date.

    EARN WHILE YOU LEARN, THE LEARNING NETWORK: Youth Employability Program, May 2 - June 13, 2020. ARE YOU...An Oakland or Wayne County resident or student? 16-19 years old? Available on Saturdays from 9:00a.m. - 3p.m.? Committed to your future? ...THEN THIS IS FOR YOU! 6 weeks of employment skills-building including money management, branding, interviewing techniques, Monetary stipend for each completed session, Ability to interview for future employment. ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST ATTEND MANDATORY ORIENTATION ON THURSDAY, APRIL 23 @ 6PM. For applications, visit torchofwisdomfoundationinc.com, email programs@torchofwisdomfoundationinc.com or call 248.252.8481. Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc., 21819 W. Nine Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075

    Click here to download application