The Whitney to hold charity estate sale Aug. 25

The Whitney to hold charity estate sale Aug. 25

You can take home a little piece of The Whitney this weekend. There will be a one-of-a-kind Charity Estate sale on Saturday, Aug. 25 where you can purchase outdated china, old and used furnishings, candelabras, glassware and many more treasures. There’s a little something for everybody. At the same time you can help your neighbors. […]

Need more financial info? Fifth Third Bank’s eBus offers free resources to Detroiters this month

Need more financial info? Fifth Third Bank’s eBus offers free resources to Detroiters this month

The Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile (eBus) will be in Southwest Detroit  at Life Directions on Aug. 22 to provide free financial education for potential homebuyers, small business owners, job seekers and senior citizens. The 40-foot bus will be at 1500 Scotten St., which is adjacent to Western International High School and Clark Park. It […]

Mahindra awards $127,000 in grant to eight Detroit nonprofits

Mahindra awards $127,000 in grant to eight Detroit nonprofits

Mahindra Automotive North America (MANA) has awarded $127,000 in funding and equipment from its Urban Agriculture Grant Program to eight southeast Michigan nonprofits in Detroit. This year’s recipients and the programs the grants will support, including five that received Mahindra funding previously, are: American Indian Health and Family Services, Inc. ($10,000): To create the Sacred […]

Get moving! Detroit parks offer free yoga, volleyball leagues, workouts and more

Get moving! Detroit parks offer free yoga, volleyball leagues, workouts and more

Get moving!! That’s the word from the Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP), which has teamed up with more than 20 community partners to offer a wide-range of free fitness activities in several of the Downtown Detroit parks programed. There are challenging, high-energy Workout Wednesdays with First Responders For Fitness and Quicken Loans Sports Zone at Cadillac […]