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Habitat for Humanity

Volunteers for Habitat for Humanity work on a home in Detroit. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Habitat For Humanity Challenge: 7 Homes In 7 Days

Habitat for Humanity Detroit kicked-off its 2013 Fall Blitz Build over the weekend and the building continues Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2013

Jim Dreyer is checked out by a doctor following his 50+ hour swim. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Man Finishes Long Swim To Detroit Hauling Bricks

Jim “The Shark” Dreyer made it to Belle Isle after more than 50 hours in the water.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2013

(credit: Jim Dreyer/Facebook Photo)

Swimmer To Haul 2,000 Pounds Of Bricks 22 Miles

“It will be a real ‘train of pain,’ symbolic of the pain felt by Michigan families trying to keep their heads above water,” said Jim Dreyer, who plans to swim 22 miles across Lake St. Clair this summer while hauling dinghies filled with 2,000 pounds of bricks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

(credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

1,000 Volunteers Pitch In For ‘Week Of Caring’

A Farmington Hills-based company swapping horsepower for people power this week to help make metro Detroit cleaner and greener.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

CMS Energy-Consumers Energy headquarters in Jackson.

Consumers Energy Donates $100,000 To Habitat For Humanity Of Michigan

Consumers Energy presented a $100,000 check Saturday to Habitat for Humanity to improve energy efficiency and affordability to homes in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2013

caretech

CareTech Cares at HIMSS13

CareTech Solutions, an IT and Web products and services provider for more than 200 U.S. hospitals, announced a new corporate philanthropy project that will complement the company’s trade show activities called CareTech Cares.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2013

Michael Moore (Credit: Mehdi Taamallah/AFP/Getty Images)

Michael Moore’s Theater Gets $125,000 Upgrade Aid

A foundation linked to CMS Energy Corp. awarded $125,000 on Wednesday for renovations to Traverse City’s State Theatre, home of Michael Moore’s annual film festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2012

WWJ Photo/S.L. Stoddart

Habitat House Hits The Road In Macomb

It’s a bird, it’s a plane — no, it’s a house on the expressway! Habitat for Humanity is packing an entire house and moving it Thursday morning, Aug. 30.

CBS Detroit–08/29/2012

Project Welcome Home

Compuware’s ‘Project Welcome Home’ To Put A Family In A Home For The Holidays

Compuware Corp. said Tuesday it had ;aunched Project: Welcome Home. Through this project, Compuware will build a new home and make it possible for a deserving family to enjoy it in time for the holidays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2012

Props from the upcoming movie "Sparkle" were donated to the local Habitat For Humanity by Sony Studios. (Courtesy of The Auction Block)

‘Sparkle’ Props Donated To Local Habitat For Humanity

.The Detroit chapter of Habitat For Humanity recently got a surprise donation from Sony Studios – but this wasn’t cash or check.

08/12/2012

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