2005 Kettering University graduate Brian Olatunji and his Leadfoot Foundation partnered with the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy, a Detroit charter school founded by former NBA and University of Michigan star Jalen Rose, to provide backpacks filled with school supplies to the school’s 240 students at an event Sept. 4.
The global business giant GE Monday showed off some of what it’s been doing in western Wayne County since taking over part of the former Visteon Corp. headquarters in 2009.
A memorial fund has been set up by the family of Jacob Burns, one of the victims of a double murder-suicide in Livonia.
A Michigan group has begun collecting signatures for a ballot measure requiring far more disclosure of corporate donations.
A $1.5 million donation from an anonymous donor will help the nonprofit organization Detroit Dog Rescue save thousands of stray animals.
Verizon Wednesday announced its commitment to nine West Michigan nonprofits with donations amounting to $104,295 including grant money to eight organizations dedicated to ending domestic violence.
Verizon Thursday announced its commitment to nine Oakland County nonprofits with donations amounting to $119,600 including grant money to four organizations dedicated to ending domestic violence.
The Kroger Co. was recently named number one in a Chronicle of Philanthropy listing detailed in Forbes Magazine that recognizes American companies that give back the most.
It looks like any other Panera Bread inside, but the Dearborn cafe isn’t like all the others.
The turkey is the star of the show on the Thanksgiving Day table. This year, Lighthouse of Oakland County is looking for help in providing the bird for thousands of families in need.