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Help Neighbors In Need With St. Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul making the big push for your help during the holidays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012

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Volunteers Of America Hosts Adopting Families Event

Volunteers of America will present their 20th Annual Adopting Families Event in Birmingham.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2012

Women's Prison Crocheting Project

Looking For A Black Friday Alternative? Crochet For Charity

Participants can teach Vista Maria residents to crochet and knit hats, washcloths and scarves to be donated to the homeless in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–11/22/2012

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Retired Red Wings Volunteer At Capuchin Soup Kitchen

Signed autographs as much in demand as the meal when Kris Draper, Kirk Maltby and Chris Osgood volunteered their time on Detroit’s east side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2012

Neil Thrasher (Booking Photo)

Man Sentenced To Prison In Veterans’ Charity Scam

An Oakland County man who authorities say collected money for fake veterans’ charities he created has been sentenced to 17 months to 10 years in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2012

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Forgotten Harvest Feeds Victims Of Superstorm Sandy

A big shipment of food is leaving Detroit Friday and heading east — courtesy of Forgotten Harvest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2012

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Volunteers Bring Help, Hope To Detroit Neighborhoods

Team 313 has been mowing lawns and helping residents clean up their neighborhoods around the city.


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Opinion: Paul Ryan’s Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget Math

If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.


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Donation To Provide Five Million Meals To Michigan Families

Art Van furniture has kicked off the Forgotten Harvest Good Neighbor campaign with a million dollar contribution that will help the agency provide five million meals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2012


Kellogg Foundation Gives $570K To Detroit Poverty Program

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is awarding more than a half-million dollars to a Detroit charity to take national a program that aims to move people out of poverty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2012