Finding Chika

a little girl, an earthquake, and the making of a family

Now Available

A sequel to The Five People You Meet in Heaven. Click here to learn more.

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8th Annual Radiothon is December 12

Our “lucky 7” broadcast in 2018 broke records. Let the giving shine once again, and watch as SAY Detroit and local area charities put the funds to good use

We're Back!

Anchored by Mitch Albom, Mike Lupica, and Bob Ryan – three of The Sports Reporters longest-standing members – the magic of the show is now in podcast form, brought to you every Monday and Friday

Tuesdays is 20!

Get the 20th Anniversary Edition, with a new afterword!


Have you read them all?

  • 7 #1 New York Times bestsellers
  • 40 million copies in 47 languages worldwide

100% of the profits benefit SAY Detroit

Now open in downtown Detroit

Who is Frankie Presto?

A virtuoso …
An overnight pop star…
An orphan…
A mystery?





And celebrating the launch of "Finding Chika"


Friday November 15

Detroit Opera House

6:30PM | VIP Pre-EVENT

8 - 11:30PM | Concert

GA: $75  |  VIP: $250




Detroit Lions aren’t cursed. It’s just their inescapable luck

Detroit Lions aren’t cursed. It’s just their inescapable luck

As I got off an airplane Tuesday morning, a man leaned in and said, “Monday night was the first time I let my 9-year-old son stay up and watch a Detroit Lions game.” I cracked that he should treat his children better. He laughed. Some folks around us...

Price for the NBA in China? Its soul

Price for the NBA in China? Its soul

It was a short tweet. Only seven words. But it ripped the façade off of two giant forces, the Chinese government and the National Basketball Association, and exposed their hypocrisies in a sobering light. If you’ve ever doubted the power of free speech, and the perils...

Tour Dates Announced for “Finding Chika”

Tour Dates Announced for “Finding Chika”

Most of the following events are ticketed and include a signed hardcover copy of the book, and some even raise funds for DIPG research and other great causes in celebration of the release of Finding Chika, in stores November 5, 2019. More events in...

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Inspired by visits to his dying professor Morrie Schwartz – who told him “Giving is living” – author Mitch Albom began to form charities in the mid-1990s. Today, SAY Detroit and the Have Faith Haiti Mission & Orphanage are helping those who need it most.

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