Seasoned overseas travelers know the challenges faced when stepping off the plane in a new country. Signs and conversations are suddenly gibberish. A host of confusing customs redefine your every move. And, how will you even get to town from the airport? These challenges pose almost no problems for Michigan Technological University’s newest international students– all thanks to the efforts of the International Programs and Services’s arrivals program.
Volunteers across state will be out in full force as the Michigan Department of Transportation kicks off its annual “Adopt-A-Highway” cleanup project.
“It was like nothing I had seen … It really didn’t look like a neighborhood at all,” said one local Red Cross volunteer.
Dozens of volunteers are busy turning the area in front of Comerica Park into an oasis of pink and one artist has written a song to honor the ones battling cancer.
A Farmington Hills-based company swapping horsepower for people power this week to help make metro Detroit cleaner and greener.
Volunteers cleaned yards, trimmed hedges, installed stoves — and performed other home improvement tasks, to help those less fortunate have a safe place to call home.
Spring cleaning begins Saturday for highway roadsides in metro Detroit.
Researchers at Beaumont Health System are seeking volunteers for a colon cancer prevention study. Participants must have a colonoscopy in the next four months.
Many of the state parks are in need of caring and you can help make them look beautiful.
Thirty Detroit schools will be open for a day of service on Monday, in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday.