fundraising

Michael Moore: Traverse City Film Fest Tops $500,000 Fund Goal

Michael Moore says the year-end fundraiser for the theater that hosts the annual Traverse City Film Festival has topped its $500,000 goal with days to spare.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2011

Tim Kiska: Following The Money

A new survey shows that only 9 percent of Americans approve of the way Congress is handling its job. But before anybody predicts a major bloodletting, let’s consider the big, fat, powerful elephant in the room.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2011

Sheltie-mix puppies Brownie and Brandy are ready to play! (WWJ Photo/S.L. Stoddart)

Canine Companions To Host ‘DogFest’ In Northville

Grab your pooch, hook up the leash and head out to Northville for Canine Companions “DogFest,” featuring Snoopy and Friends.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2011

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‘Cook For The Cure’ To Fight Against Breast Cancer

Love to cook? Interested in supporting the fight against breast cancer? If so, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the leader of the global movement to end breast cancer, is ready to put you to work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2011

RACE FOR THE CURE3 5-21-11

Breast Cancer Survivors Pledge Continued Fundraising

The Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure is over for another year, but many who took part are inspired to do more.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2011

Since their inception, the Detroit Public Schools Foundation has donated over $3 million to DPS students. (credit: detroitpsfoundation.org)

Foundation Raises Millions For Detroit Public Schools

Despite the scandals, continued changes and negative perceptions of the Detroit Public Schools, there are those who continue to give money to help students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2011

The Hartland FIRST Robotics Team

Rookie FIRST Robotics Team Seeks Help With World Finals Trip

A rookie FIRST Robotics team from Hartland has done the improbable, qualifying for the world finals in St. Louis April 27-30. Now, the Hartland Electro Eagles just need to raise the money to go — starting with the $5,000 entry fee.

04/11/2011

mcwt

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.

01/19/2011

Goodfellows Newspaper Sale

Detroit Goodfellows are hitting the streets Monday morning to hawk a special edition of The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press.

11/29/2010

Snyder Tops Bernero In Fundraising

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder has raised $3.5 million in the past two months, hiking his total to $11.6 million, far outdistancing Democratic rival Virg Bernero.

10/23/2010

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