Gov. Whitmer Announces 'MI Shot To Win' Sweepstakes With Cash, Scholarship Drawings To Encourage More VaccinationsGovernor Whitmer taking a page from the book of other Governors in the Country and offering incentives for vaccinations. Since announcing the Vax-a-Million campaign in mid-May officials in Ohio says vaccinations in the state increased 94% among 16 and 17 year old’s and 55% for those between 20 and 49 years old. Governor Whitmer hoping a similar campaign here will encourage more Michiganders to get the shot.
InstaShield™, United Way Distribute 190,000 Face Shields To Nonprofits Across MichiganInnovative PPE startup partners with global nonprofit for first donation of up to 1 million.
Michigan Matters Focus: Watching Your Health This Holiday Season, Plus Helping The CommunityLooking out for your health should be on menu this Thanksgiving according to Linda Smith-Wheelock, President & CEO of the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan.
Michigan Matters: United Way, Detroit Economic ClubThis week on Michigan Matters host Carol Cain sits down with Dr. Herman Gray, President and CEO of United Way for Southeastern Michigan, and Beth Chappell, President and CEO of Detroit Economic Club and board member of United Way.
Detroit Lions Glover Quin To Give Winter Coats To Those In NeedTeaming up with Clothes4Souls, retail shopping brand Macy's and Feed The Children, Detroit Lions free safety Golver Quin aims to deliver 2,000 coats to people in Southeast Michigan as the cold winter months approach.
United Way Kicks Off Torch Campaign To Raise $42 Million "United Way at its core - its greatest interest is to see things get accomplished on the toughest social issues ...," said local United Way president.
Fund To Help Struggling Detroit Water Customers, Flood CleanupThe money will be administered through the United Way for Southeastern Michigan.
Automakers, United Way Give $200,000 To Help Detroiters With Water BillsOfficials gathered at the United Way 211 Call Center to announce $200,000 in contributions to the Detroit Water Fund on Monday.
Of Mustangs And Lending A Helping Hand: Ford's COO Pitches In To Assist Metro DetroitersFord Motor Co.'s Chief Operating Officer Mark Fields talked about the unique roll out of the new 2015 Mustang -- the sixth generation of the iconic 50-year-old pony car which took place in Dearborn and other continents -- and also of helping Metro Detroiters in a far flung conversation during taping of "Michigan Matters."
'Stuff The Bus' Takes Bite Out Of School Supply Cost For FamiliesThe United Way of Southeastern Michigan is launching a four day Stuff-the-Bus campaign Monday.
Troy-Based SunTel Donates Avaya Phones To United Way of Jackson CountyUnited Way of Jackson County donors, partners and volunteers will find it easier to reach and communicate with United Way and its fellow nonprofits thanks to a $70,000 phone system donation by Avaya Inc. and SunTel Services.
United Way Kicks Off New CampaignThe non-profit organization is asking supporters to help raise $60,000 to build at least a dozen school gardens throughout Greater Detroit this spring.
Challenge Detroit Partners With United Way For Program’s Second Team ChallengeChallenge Detroit, an urban revitalization project bringing 30 innovative leaders to the city to live, work, play and give in the community, has launched its second Team Challenge in partnership with United Way for Southeastern Michigan.
Chrysler CEO Sets Big Goals On Both Sides Of BorderMarchionne says they've made "some progress" in CAW talks, but "there's a long road to travel"
REPORT: Tough Times Don't Affect Michiganders' Generosity The study addressed which state's residents contributed the greatest percentage of their discretionary income to charity.