United Way is investing $8 million in order to make sure Metro Detroit pre-schoolers are ready to learn before they start kindergarten.
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.
GMC, in partnership with the NFL, will bring its second annual Monday Night Football Tour to The Mall at Partridge Creek, in Clinton Township this weekend, with a player-attended United Way event on Tuesday in Detroit.
The United Way for Southeastern Michigan says there is plenty of room for more kids to take part this summer’s free food program.
In Michigan, Dr. David Harding says we spend more on incarceration than we do on higher education. That’s a sobering fact in light of the proposed cuts to education in Gov. Snyder’s budget plan.
General Motors Foundation and United Way have announced the metro-area high schools tagged to participate in the continued Schools of Excellence program.
Michigan nonprofit organizations received $5 million in contributions in 2010 from Jackson-based Consumers Energy, its employees, retirees, philanthropic arm, and the utility’s parent company, CMS Energy.
Thirteen non-profit agencies throughout Michigan’s Lower Peninsula are “powered up” as a result of receiving $116,000 in energy efficiency incentives from Consumers Energy. The incentives were used for 29 energy efficiency projects involving 27 facilities […]