Black History: Parents Inspire Rhonda Walker To Give Back To Community

Walker says she is serving her God-given purpose as a mentor to teenage girls in Detroit through the Rhonda Walker Foundation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2014

CMS Energy-Consumers Energy headquarters in Jackson.

Consumers Energy Contributes $10 Million to Michigan Nonprofits in 2012

Michigan nonprofit organizations received $10 million in contributions in 2012 from Consumers Energy, its employees, retirees, its foundation, and the utility’s parent company, CMS Energy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2013

Lake Trust

Foundation Enhances Lake Trust Core Value of Making a Difference

Lake Trust Credit Union announced the establishment of its Lake Trust Credit Union Foundation. The Foundation’s purpose is to bring people and organizations together to create strong, diverse and vibrant neighborhoods in Michigan communities through philanthropy, strategic community partnerships and organized outreach programs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013

AstraZeneca Foundation Makes Two Michigan Grants

The AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation’s Connections for Cardiovascular Health program announced grantd of $155,000 to the Allegiance Health Foundation in Jackson and a grant of $161,950 to Catherine’s Health Center in Grand Rapids to support their “Live Heart Smart” initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2013

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, file)

Detroit Elementary Grads Stay True To Their School

Helping students at their former Detroit elementary school is nothing new to one group of alumni, and now other city schools are taking note.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2011

VEX robots in competition. MSU photo.

MSU Receives Motorola Grant To Support Robotics Programs

Michigan State University has received $50,000 as part of the Innovation Generation grant program from the Motorola Solutions Foundation, the charitable arm of Motorola Solutions Inc. This is the fifth consecutive year that MSU’s College […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2011


MCWT Gives Nine Women Scholarships, Prizes

The Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation Thursday awarded nine women in various stages of their academic or professional careers with laptop stipends and scholarships at the Birmingham Country Club.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2011


MCWT Reaches $1 Million Fundraising Goal

The Michigan Council of Women in Technology Wednesday announced it had reached its goal of raising $1 million within a three-year timeline, a milestone for the nonprofit especially considering the state’s challenging economic environment.


Youth Disaster Preparedness Initiative

The American Red Cross, Southeastern Michigan Chapter and the DTE Energy Foundation have announced an initiative to prepare children and young adults in Southeastern Michigan on ways to prevent and respond to emergencies and disasters […]


Foundation Grant Will Keep Parks Running

The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation has given a $1.3 million grant to Genesee County Parks & Recreation Commission to keep its struggling park system up and running.