Michigan Matters: Education in the Spotlight!Oakland University President Dr. Ora Hirsch Pescovitz and Skillman Foundation’s new President/CEO Angelique Power appear on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” (airing 8am Sunday) to talk about the state of education in our city and region.
Michigan Matters: Covering Our Region, Outlook For The Road AheadFour influential leaders --Denise Ilitch, Peter Bhatia, Rocky Raczkowski and Darci McConnell – talk about the impact of the dramatic year that was and how it might shape 2021 on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters"
Michigan Matters: Filling the Gaps in Education and Keeping Michiganders HealthierEducation was front and center on the Michigan Matters round table as Tonya Allen, David Nicholson, and Charlie Beckham appeared with Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain to talk about how to improve things in schools across the region.
Detroit Summer Employment Efforts Get $500,000 Funding BoostThe Skillman Foundation is awarding money for the work.
Student Designed Float Brought To Life For Thanksgiving Day Parade (Video)A float based on the winning picture in the the Skillman Foundation Float Design Contest was revealed Wednesday at The Parade Company.
U of M Scholarship To Honor Carol GossA new $10,000 scholarship has been created honoring longtime Skillman Foundation President Carol Goss.
Detroit Bus Company Gets Grant To Give Kids A LiftThe Detroit Bus Company is taking on a new mission: getting the city's kids to summer employment and after school programs.
... Wayne State Young Professionals Program Seeking More Fellows, TooThe Detroit Revitalization Fellows Program is looking for a few more good men and women to help advance the renewal of Detroit and build upon the ongoing success of its 2011-13 cohort.
Symposium Focuses On Minority Youths In DetroitHundreds of teens and college students spent the day at the Skillman Foundation's Boys of Color event at Wayne County Community College.