Swimmer To Haul 2,000 Pounds Of Bricks 22 Miles"It will be a real 'train of pain,' symbolic of the pain felt by Michigan families trying to keep their heads above water," said Jim Dreyer, who plans to swim 22 miles across Lake St. Clair this summer while hauling dinghies filled with 2,000 pounds of bricks.
1,000 Volunteers Pitch In For 'Week Of Caring'A Farmington Hills-based company swapping horsepower for people power this week to help make metro Detroit cleaner and greener.
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.
CareTech Cares at HIMSS13CareTech Solutions, an IT and Web products and services provider for more than 200 U.S. hospitals, announced a new corporate philanthropy project that will complement the company’s trade show activities called CareTech Cares.
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.
Habitat House Hits The Road In MacombIt's a bird, it's a plane -- no, it's a house on the expressway! Habitat for Humanity is packing an entire house and moving it Thursday morning, Aug. 30.
Compuware's 'Project Welcome Home' To Put A Family In A Home For The HolidaysCompuware Corp. said Tuesday it had ;aunched Project: Welcome Home. Through this project, Compuware will build a new home and make it possible for a deserving family to enjoy it in time for the holidays.
'Sparkle' Props Donated To Local Habitat For Humanity .The Detroit chapter of Habitat For Humanity recently got a surprise donation from Sony Studios – but this wasn't cash or check.
A Different Approach For Habitat For HumanityInstead of letting them go to waste in the foreclosure crisis, Habitat Oakland and partners will rehabilitate 6 vacant homes in Southfield for families who could not otherwise afford their own.
Consumers Energy Offers Habitat For Humanity Up To $100k In MatchConsumers Energy and Habitat for Humanity of Michigan are teaming up to improve the energy efficiency and affordability of homes in Michigan.
Habitat Homes Available For Detroit Families In NeedIt's a chance to own a brand new home in Detroit at drastically reduced payments.
'Build Smart, Breathe Easier' Dedicates House With Asthma-Healthy Features with Detroit FamilyThe first Habitat for Humanity house built as part of the 'Build Smart, Breathe Easier' national asthma education program will be dedicated in partnership with the Dunmore family in Detroit on Friday, July 29.
Habitat For Humanity Celebrating 25 Years With "Blitz Build"Over the next three weeks, four homes will be completed by an army of volunteers, and that includes several sailors from the U.S.S. Michigan.
Majority of Consumers Perceive Their Homes as Minimally GreenA recent survey conducted on behalf of Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) and Habitat for Humanity International by the NAHB Research Center showed that 74 percent of consumers believe that less than a quarter of their home can be categorized as “green.”
Kid Rock Writes Big Checks For DetroitKid Rock took his checkbook to Detroit City Hall, Monday, helping out several local charities to the tune of $50,000.