Focus:HOPE Helping Spur Michigan Employment Numbers With Free Machine Shop TrainingThe job market is tough, in Michigan the unemployment rate is at 8.9 percent, but there are jobs out there
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Focus: Hope Partners with Groupon For “Share with a Senior” Holiday CampaignFocus: Hope and Groupon Grassroots, the philanthropic arm of Groupon, are partnering on a weeklong campaign to raise money for the delivery of holiday meals to at least 800 local senior citizens.
Michigan Matters: Focus HopeThis week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain talks with Focus: Hope CEO William Jones about the organization that rose from the ashes of the Detroit riots 40 years ago in a bid to change things and is still going strong. It’s Focus: Hope.
Mission: Train And Place 600 For New Jobs Through Focus: HOPEThe group is using a grant to pay for the program and must fill the jobs in machinery and IT by September.
Focus: HOPE Fundraiser Centers On Josaitis' LegacyThe life and legacy of Focus: HOPE co-founder Eleanor Josaitis will be celebrated at the Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center in downtown.
Michigan Matters: Insider’s View Of D.C. PoliticsFormer White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Political Columnist talk about politics, balancing the Federal budget, and the upcoming election.
Apartment Building Provides Home For Young People In NeedTwenty-four furnished apartments will house young families and teens who have aged out of foster care.
Android Industries Will Add 150 Jobs At Focus: HOPE SiteFocus Hope and Android Industries are now partners in a venture that will create new jobs.
Comcast Internet, Computer Offer To Battle Digital DivideComcast Corp. is embarking on what it says is the world's largest-ever attempt to bridge the digital divide. In metro Detroit, Focus: HOPE is the local partner.
ESD Establishes Scholarship To Honor JosaitisIn honor of Focus: HOPE’s co-founder Eleanor Josaitis, recipient of The Engineering Society of Detroit's 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award, ESD and its Institute will establish the Eleanor Josaitis Engineering Hope Scholarship.
Funeral Service For Eleanor Josaitis Hunderds of people gathered at Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament to say a final goodbye to Eleanor Josaitis, co-founder of Focus:HOPE.
Visitation For Focus: HOPE's Eleanor Josaitis The city is mourning the loss of the co-founder of Focus: HOPE, Eleanor Josaitis.
Funeral Arrangements Made For Eleanor JosaitisFuneral arrangements have been finalized for Eleanor Josaitis, co- founder of Focus: HOPE.
VIDEO: Remembering Eleanor JosaitisFollowing the passing of Focus: HOPE co-founder Eleanor Josaitis, several members of the community are remembering the local civil rights leader.