Charles H. Wright Museum

Mary Treder Lang with Carol Cain (credit: Brandon Patton/CBS 62)

Michigan Matters Focus: Philanthropy Drives Metro Detroit

Non-profits impact Detroit as few other cities across America which is why Harvard has been helping to train area CEOs to more effectively lead their organizations.

04/08/2015

Ex -Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.(Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Supporters Hope President Obama Will Pardon Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick

Kwame Kilpatrick, who was convicted for racketeering conspiracy and other crimes, was sentenced to 28 years in prison in 2013

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2015

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Film Documenting Rise And Fall Of Kwame Kilpatrick And Family Premieres Friday

A new documentary offers an inside look into the rise and fall of Kwame Kilpatrick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2015

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DPS Foundation To Honor Detroit’s ‘Champions Of Education’

The Detroit Public Schools Foundation hosting its very first donor recognition program on Friday, Oct. 10.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2014

Juanita Moore, president and CEO of the Charles H. Wright Musem of African American History with host Carol Cain on the Michigan Matters set. (credit: CBS 62)

WATCH Michigan Matters: Black History Month

Juanita Moore would love a few minutes with Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr .

02/07/2014

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“Concert of Colors” Celebrates 21 Years Of Metro-Detroit’s Cultural Diversity

Started back in 1993, Concert of Colors was a modest, single day event with the simple goal of bringing the diversity of metro-Detroiters together through music from around the world. Today, it has become a part of the summertime traditions here in Detroit, with 2013 marking its 21st year. This year the concert series with travel to multiple venues in Midtown Detroit over 4 days, still with the same goal of celebrating the wealth of global diversity that fills metro-Detroit through music.

CBS 62–06/18/2013

This file photo dated 28 November, 1999 shows US civil rights icon Rosa Parks waving to the audience before receiving the Congessional Medal of Honor at a ceremony in Detroit.  (credit:  JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Ways To Celebrate Women’s History Month 2013 In Detroit

During March, many different events are held throughout the Detroit Metro area to celebrate Women’s History Month.

CBS Detroit–03/04/2013

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Detroit Comic Brings Award-Winning Show To Charles H. Wright Museum

An award-winning actress and comic brings her musical comedy to Detroit this week. “Macho Men and the Women Who Love Them” takes the stage at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2012

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Charles H. Wright Museum Presents ‘Black Women Rock!’

The art exhibition, live music concert, afternoon workshops and community celebration will take place this weekend at the Wright Museum.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2012