Black History Month

Black History Month: Continuing A Legacy Of Action And PerseveranceWilliam Jones Jr. is celebrating his six-year anniversary as CEO of Focus: HOPE while trying to build on the legacy of the late co-founders, Father William Cunningham and Eleanor Josaitis.
Special Concert Kicks Off Wright Museum's Celebration Of African-American HistoryGrammy award-winner Patti Austin will kick off a seven-month celebration with a performance at the Detroit Opera House.
Black History Month: Successful Detroit 6th Grader Has Unending Ambition"First I'm gonna be a lawyer, then I'm gonna be mayor of Detroit, then I'm gonna be President of the United States."
Black History Month: Championing The Education Of Young PeopleDr. Glenda Price liked to study the cardinals, blue jays and woodpeckers as they fly about in her backyard, but retirement didn't last too long -- she became president of the DPS Foundation two and a half years ago.
Black History Month: Giving Back To The Motor CityLeslie G. Andrews left the UNCF to take the position at Rock Ventures and is thrilled to play a part in Detroit's comeback.
Black History Month: "Work Smart, Work Hard" Is Jimmy Settles' MottoSettles started out with Ford Motor Company working in a foundry.
Celebrating Black History Month, Farmington Hills Residents Hold MLK Day EventIn celebration of Black History Month, Farmington Hills residents recognize the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Black History: Commander Dale Brown Using Non-Violence To Keep Detroit SafeCommander Dale Brown, founder of Detroit Threat Management, talks about his security firm and his Black History inspiration.
Black History: Detroit-Native Singer LRenee Living Her DreamThe Renaissance High School graduate is a background vocalist for recording artist KEM.
Black History: Local Dentist Encourages Youth To Get EducatedAlong with clean mouths and healthy bodies, Dr. Nicole Fields also tries to push her younger patients to be educated as well.
Black History: App Creator Offers New Way To Coupon"I used to carry around a tin can of coupons," Ken Jones told WWJ's Stephanie Davis.
Black History: 2 Exemplary Young LeadersDaniel Lewis and La'Asia Johnson were recognized for their work to promote interracial acceptance and understanding on campus.