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Of Mustangs And Lending A Helping Hand: Ford’s COO Pitches In To Assist Metro Detroiters

Ford Motor Co.’s Chief Operating Officer Mark Fields talked about the unique roll out of the new 2015 Mustang — the sixth generation of the iconic 50-year-old pony car which took place in Dearborn and other continents — and also of helping Metro Detroiters in a far flung conversation during taping of “Michigan Matters.”

CBS 62–12/06/2013

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‘Stuff The Bus’ Takes Bite Out Of School Supply Cost For Families

The United Way of Southeastern Michigan is launching a four day Stuff-the-Bus campaign Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2013

SunTel Services

Troy-Based SunTel Donates Avaya Phones To United Way of Jackson County

United Way of Jackson County donors, partners and volunteers will find it easier to reach and communicate with United Way and its fellow nonprofits thanks to a $70,000 phone system donation by Avaya Inc. and SunTel Services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

(WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

United Way Kicks Off New Campaign

The non-profit organization is asking supporters to help raise $60,000 to build at least a dozen school gardens throughout Greater Detroit this spring.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2012


Challenge Detroit Partners With United Way For Program’s Second Team Challenge

Challenge Detroit, an urban revitalization project bringing 30 innovative leaders to the city to live, work, play and give in the community, has launched its second Team Challenge in partnership with United Way for Southeastern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2012

United Way Torch Lighting (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Chrysler CEO Sets Big Goals On Both Sides Of Border

Marchionne says they’ve made “some progress” in CAW talks, but “there’s a long road to travel”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2012


REPORT: Tough Times Don’t Affect Michiganders’ Generosity

The study addressed which state’s residents contributed the greatest percentage of their discretionary income to charity.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2012


United Way Awards Millions To 11 Community Agencies

In southeast Michigan Detroit Public Television shared in the grant award.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2012

United Way Invests In Young Students

United Way is investing $8 million in order to make sure Metro Detroit pre-schoolers are ready to learn before they start kindergarten.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2012

Detroit Area Students Take Part In ‘National Groundhog Job Shadow Day’

Nearly 500 Detroit area students will see their “shadows” on Groundhog Day, Thursday, Feb. 2. That is to say — they will emerge from their classrooms and enjoy a day job shadowing career professionals at top area companies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012