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Metro Detroit Muslims Mark The End Of Ramadan By Giving Back

Volunteer Azhar Ali said that the food drive helps fulfill their obligation of helping the needy, especially during Ramadan, which ends on Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 10: Former Detroit Lion and HOF Charlie Sanders watches the action during the first day of Rookie Camp on May 10, 2013 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

St. Jude To Honor Former Detroit Lion At Charity Event

The event will look to celebrate and honor former Detroit Lion and seven-time Pro-Bowler, Charlie Sanders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2014

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Proceed With Caution When Making Donations To Charitable Organizations

If you know the people who run the charity, you’re ahead of the game and donating wisely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - NOVEMBER 03: Offensive lineman Jake Long #77 of the Michigan Wolverines is interviewed by the media after the Wolverines 28-24 win over the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium November 3, 2007 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rams, ex-Michigan OT Long commits $1M to camp

Long said North Star Reach in Pinckney, Michigan, will get kids out of hospital beds and onto horses, canoes and zip-lines.

CBS Detroit–06/07/2014

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Injunction Stops New Rules For Charitable Gambling

A judge has stopped new regulations on Las Vegas-style charitable gambling events in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 17: Detroit Lions first year head coach Jim Caldwell watches the action during Rookie Minicamp on May 17, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Sports Teams Add Charitable Games To Stands

Margaret Johnson figured she was simply donating to charity when she spent $20 on 40 raffle tickets during a recent Minnesota Twins baseball game.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2014

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Snyder, Lawmakers At Odds Over Charitable Gambling

Twenty-two sites have been closed for illegal gambling since 2010, and in recent days authorities found a poker hall where two of four dealers were felons.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2014

Father Timothy Kane and Dorreca Brewer are arraigned via video feed. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Detroit Priest, Acquaintance Face Jury Trials In Angel Fund Theft

A Catholic priest and an acquaintance have requested jury trials in the theft of money from a fund set up to help poor people in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2014

DETROIT - JUNE 02: NHL Hall of Famer Ted Lindsay attends game five of the 2008 NHL Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins at Joe Louis Arena on June 2, 2008 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Monica Morgan/Getty Images)

Former Red Wing Ted Lindsay’s Foundation Makes Big Donation In Fight Against Autism

A hockey hall of famer is doing his part in the the fight against autism.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2014

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Local Dignitaries, Others, Compete To Eat 20 Feet Of Meat For Charity

It’s a sausage eating contest, Thursday in Ypsilanti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2014

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