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Michael Berry unlocks the front door to his new apartment. (Credit/Joseph Howse)

New Program Aids Transition From Prison To Productivity

A new grant is allowing some homeless to get off the street and into a new apartment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2014

Wayne State's Joseph Dunbar

Five Michigan Universities Get NSF Grant To Boost Minority STEM Success

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1.32 million grant to five Michigan universities for a project that will increase the academic success of underrepresented minority graduate students and postdoctoral scholars in STEM (science, technology , engineering, and mathematics) fields, as well as women graduate students in gender-imbalanced fields.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

Ada-based Amway (Photo: Paul Pytlowany/ CBS 62, File)

Community Colleges Receive Grant From Department Of Labor

Manufacturing training is on the rise for Macomb Community College along with seven other community colleges in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2013

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ITEC Gets Grant From Comerica

The board of directors of the Comerica Charitable Foundation has approved a $500 grant in support of technology classes at the Information Technology Empowerment, a Lansing nonprofit offering classes in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2013

Macomb Community College South Campus. Photo by Mikerussell on Wikimedia Commons

PNC Foundation Grant Lets Macomb CC Expand ‘Physics Playground’

The PNC Foundation has awarded a $10,000 grant to expand Macomb Community College’s Physics Playground program, which introduces preschoolers to basic physics concepts through engaging, hands-on learning activities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2013

(Photo: Michigan Humane Society)

Free Spay/Neuter Offered In 2 Local Communities

It’s thanks to a $200,000 grant …

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2013

The Allesee Gallery of Culture inside the Detroit Historical Museum highlights the culture that all Detroiters recognize as our own.  (credit: Detroit Historical Society)

Detroit Historical Society Gets $500,000 Grant

The Ford Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the Detroit Historical Society as part of the society’s $20.1 million fundraising effort.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2013

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Lansing ITEC Gets $7,500 Grant From PNC Foundation

The Information Technology Empowerment Center in Lansing has been awarded a $7,500 grant from the PNC Foundation to improve skills for at-risk Lansing K-12 students in after-school programs and summer camps in science, technology, engineering and math.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2013

The University of Michigan central campus.

UM Library Receives $1.25M Mellon Grant For Conservation

The University of Michigan Library has received a $1.25 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to create an endowed Conservation Librarian position.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013

The Ann Arbor Hands On Museum. Photo by Dwight Burdette via Wikimedia Commons

Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum Gets DTE Energy Foundation Grant

The Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum recently received a $10,000 grant from DTE Energy Foundation to support planning, prototyping and evaluation of its new education outreach program, Energy on the Road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013

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