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Supplies are packaged by Focus Hope for families in need. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Focus: HOPE Seeks Donations For Holiday Meal Costs

Volunteers will pick up the boxes Saturday morning at the Focus: HOPE food warehouse in Detroit and deliver them to about 1,200 senior citizens.

CBS Detroit–12/20/2014

During a tour of Focus: Hope's Center for Advanced Technologies, the U.S. Secretaries of Transportation and Labor speak with a student.

Economic Revitalization The Center Of Focus: HOPE Roundtable

Obama administration representatives meeting with Mayor Mike Duggan against the backdrop of economic revitalization talks in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2014

Supplies are packaged by Focus Hope for families in need. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Focus Hope Gets Muscle From Lansing To Box Food For Those In Need During Holiday

Governor Snyder, his wife Sue and their two daughters packed boxes of food along with other volunteers at the Focus Hope warehouse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2013

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HFCC, EAA, WC3D, Focus: HOPE Offer Career, Technical Education

Henry Ford Community College, the Education Achievement Authority of Michigan, the Wayne County Community College District and Focus: HOPE have formed the Career and Technical Education partnership, which provides opportunities for high school juniors and seniors in Detroit to receive college credits while completing their high school education requirements.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2013

Dr. Carolynn Rowland. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Economic Rebound Not Catching In Detroit As 60 Percent Of Kids Live In Poverty

Monday at Focus Hope more than 75 people sat to hear the Data Driven Detroit lecture entitled “How are the Children?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

Focus:Hope helping to train CNC Operators. (WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Focus:HOPE Helping Spur Michigan Employment Numbers With Free Machine Shop Training

The job market is tough, in Michigan the unemployment rate is at 8.9 percent, but there are jobs out there

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2013

(photo credit: Thinkstock)

Best Places For Computer Classes In Detroit

Have you been wanting to learn more computer skills? Even if you’re an expert, there’s always something new to learn in the field of computers. Check out this list to find out the best places to enhance your skills.

12/31/2012

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Focus: Hope Partners with Groupon For “Share with a Senior” Holiday Campaign

Focus: Hope and Groupon Grassroots, the philanthropic arm of Groupon, are partnering on a weeklong campaign to raise money for the delivery of holiday meals to at least 800 local senior citizens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2012

(credit: CBS 62)

Michigan Matters: Focus Hope

This week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain talks with Focus: Hope CEO William Jones about the organization that rose from the ashes of the Detroit riots 40 years ago in a bid to change things and is still going strong. It’s Focus: Hope.

CBS 62–09/28/2012

Focus: HOPE's Center for Advanced Technologies. (Photo by Focus: HOPE on Wikipedia).

Mission: Train And Place 600 For New Jobs Through Focus: HOPE

The group is using a grant to pay for the program and must fill the jobs in machinery and IT by September.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2012

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