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Molly MacDonald: A Difference Maker In The Community

The nation turns pink as WWJ Newsradio 950 honors The Pink Fund founder Molly MacDonald as October’s Difference Maker.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2013

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder - March 1, 2013 in  Detroit, Michigan. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Sharp Drop In Gifts To Gov. Snyder’s ‘Nerd Fund’

A report says a nonprofit fund that Rick Snyder created has seen a sharp drop in donations in the latest year.


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Starting Your Own Non-profit Subject Of New Seminar

Organizers of a seminar aimed at teaching community activists how to start and maintain a non-profit organization are already looking into holding another such event.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2012

The University of Michigan central campus.

UM Forms Nonprofit Joint Venture For Personalized Medicine

As a key step toward providing patients with treatments based on their own DNA profiles, the University of Michigan and the Phoenix, Ariz.-based International Genomics Consortium have launched a new joint venture that will help usher in an age of personalized medicine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2012

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Fire Guts Lansing Nonprofit’s Office, Store

Lansing officials are working with St. Vincent de Paul after a weekend fire gutted the charitable organization’s local thrift store and office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2011

Trinity Health Gives Nonprofit Finance Fund $1 Million

Novi-based Trinity Health has donated $1 million to the Nonprofit Finance Fund. NFF will use this investment to provide loans to nonprofit organizations in southeast Michigan, the home of seven of Trinity’s 47 hospitals. The […]


Geeks Give Back: Ann Arbor Give Camp Returns To Aid Charities

Want to see geeks cry? Come to the closing ceremonies of Ann Arbor GiveCamp this September and that’s exactly what you’ll find: web developers, programmers and graphic artists moved to tears because their skills made […]


Vanguard Close To Buying DMC After Signing Deal

Detroit (WWJ/AP) — The eight-hospital Detroit Medical Center signed an agreement Friday that paves the way for it to be bought by a for-profit Nashville, Tenn.-based health company, the two systems have announced. 


Know Your Rights! Legal Assistance Hotline Helps Michigan Seniors

Anne Osmer Reporting Sharon Gire, director of the Michigan Office of Services to the Aging, does not like getting calls like the one she received recently. The woman on the other end of the line […]