Eaton Sponsors WMU Student Race TeamsDiversified manufacturer Eaton Corp. announced that it has provided $8,000 to Western Michigan University in support of three student engineering teams.
Verizon Wireless Donates $5,000 To Oakland County NonprofitVerizon Wireless donated $5,000 to CARE House of Oakland County, which provides programs and services for children and families to help prevent child abuse and neglect.
Consumers Energy Donates $100,000 To Habitat For Humanity Of MichiganConsumers Energy presented a $100,000 check Saturday to Habitat for Humanity to improve energy efficiency and affordability to homes in Michigan.
University Of Michigan Gets $50 Million Gift For Writing The donation is believed to be by far the largest ever gift to such a program, and comes at a time when most major gifts to higher education are supporting science, not the humanities.
GalaxE.Solutions Donates Technology For New Police Neighborhood CentersIn his State of the City address last week, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced a donation by custom software developer GalaxE.Solutions that will provide new technology for 14 Detroit police community centers, located in neighborhoods throughout the city, by the end of 2013.
Michigan Glass Project Injects 12k Into Belle Isle AquariumGlass blowers from around the country auctioned off all their creations to benefit the Belle Isle Aquarium.
Grenades Found Among Charitable DonationsPolice say several stores in the area were also evacuated as a precaution.
Area Big Boy Helps Out With Hurricane Sandy ReliefAnn Arbor Big Boy owner Abdoul Karkoukli will donate 10 percent of the sales to help the Hurricane Sandy victims.
University Of Michigan Gets $8M To Support ArtsThe University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance received an $8 million donation from philanthropists William and Delores Brehm that will go toward a $23 million effort to renovate and expand the music and performance school's original campus home.
The Coats For Kids Campaign Comes To Dearborn HeightsThe Salvation Army will be hosting the 30th Annual Coats for Kids campaign at the HYPE center in Dearborn Heights.
Too Much Halloween Candy? Here's What To DoSome may say it's impossible to have too much candy. For the rest of us, here are some options for where to unload it.
Michael Moore's Theater Gets $125,000 Upgrade AidA 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.
University Of Michigan Gets $32.5M Gift For Art SchoolAn art and design graduate of the University of Michigan and her husband are making a $32.5 million donation to her former program, the school announced Thursday.
Mich Congressman Giving Campaign Cash To HospitalCongressman Thaddeus McCotter of Michigan plans to donate his leftover campaign money to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
Siemens Makes Educational Investment in Michigan FIRSTSiemens Industry Inc. and its Industry Automation Division has partnered with the non-profit FIRST in Michigan to support its goal of creating a world where science and technology are celebrated.