community service

Habitat For Humanity Blitz Build '13 [5]

Habitat For Humanity To Go On House Building ‘Blitz’

Seven homes will be completed in seven days by nearly 2,000 volunteers — providing low-income families with safe, affordable, energy-efficient housing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2014

Kirk Mayes (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Community Service Is Central For Kirk Mayes

WWJ celebrates Black History Month by recognizing our local young African-American professionals and their heroes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2014

Sister Mary Giovanni (credit: Angela Hospice)

Sister Mary Giovanni: A Difference Maker In The Community

In the 1960s, people spoke of death in hushed tones. Enter Sister Mary Giovanni.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2013

(Courtesy of Megan Hoorn)

Megan Hoorn & Sarah Mueller: Difference Makers In The Community

EMU students Megan Hoorn and Sarah Mueller organized a special alternative Spring Break trip …


Comcast's Plymouth regional headquarters. Photo: Comcast Corp.

Comcast Lends A Hand On 12th Comcast Cares Day

Throughout the week of April 22 and culminating on Saturday, April 27, approximately 3,000 local Comcast Cable employees, their families and friends will “make change happen” as they lend a hand at several community organizations to commemorate the company’s 12th Comcast Cares Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2013

Star Siburt with her Girl Scouts.

Star Siburt: A Difference Maker In The Community

Star Siburt of White Lake, Michigan, says she didn’t pick Girl Scouts — Girl Scouts picked her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2012

State Rep. Bob Genetski (R-Saugatuck)

Lawmaker Gets Community Service For Drunk Driving

A judge has ordered a western Michigan lawmaker to perform 40 hours of community service and pay $1,101 for drunken driving.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2012

Michael Zuke (Facebook photo)

Michael Zuke: A Difference Maker In The Community

Michael Zuke of Rochester Hills says last June 29th started like any other. He was working as a life guard at the Great Oaks Country Club, scanning the pool where there were dozens of people at play. Then he heard the screaming.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2012

Pit Bull Owner Fined After Dogs Kill Sheep Herd

A Port Hope man whose pit bulls escaped and killed a sheep herd in Michigan’s rural Thumb region has been ordered to pay restitution and perform community service.