"Reaching Children and Helping Families with Excellence and Loveâ€ is the guiding philosophy of The Order of the Fishermen Ministry (T.O.F.M.) Head Start. As part of the 40-year-old, federally funded Head Start Program, T.O.F.M. Head Start provides pre-school education and social services - without cost â€“ to over 700 families in Midtown Detroitâ€™s. T.O.F.M. Head Start believes children develop best in a nurturing, loving and clean, yet stimulating environment. Since 1994, we have provided Exceptional Education, Safe Surroundings and Compassionate Care to over 4000 children!