Unique Fabricating of Auburn Hills to supply 1 million face shields to Michigan hospitals in April

Unique Fabricating of Auburn Hills to supply 1 million face shields to Michigan hospitals in April

Two months ago, you may have thought PPE was some annoying internet slang. Now we all know it stands for Personal Protection Equipment, and hospital employees are at risk because of a shortage as they fight the coronavirus. Unique Fabricating Inc. in Auburn Hills quickly stepped and is now producing an average of 30,000 face […]

Small shops work with city, state to keep afloat and social distancing from becoming social disaster

Small shops work with city, state to keep afloat and social distancing from becoming social disaster

With entertainment and restaurants shutdown, downtown Detroit is almost empty. Auto plants have come to a halt. Throughout the region residents are bouncing off the walls from social distancing. The coronavirus has left its mark on Detroit, and small businesses across the region are nervous. Calling on their Motor City determination. small businesses are working […]

Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation to bring SK8 To Eliminate Cancer to Frankenmuth Rink at Campus Martius Jan. 30

Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation to bring SK8 To Eliminate Cancer to Frankenmuth Rink at Campus Martius Jan. 30

Here’s your chance to watch a terrific ice-skating show and help cure cancer at the same time. The Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation will bring a SK8 to Elimin8 Cancer fundraising event to the Frankenmuth Rink at Campus Martius Park on January 30. There will be performances by two-time national champion and CARES board ambassador Alissa Czisny […]

Students interested in improving their community can apply for Bank of America paid summer internship program by Jan. 31

Students interested in improving their community can apply for Bank of America paid summer internship program by Jan. 31

What does a high schooler do for summer vacation? Family road trip? Work at a local convenience store or restaurant? For those interested in something  more civic-minded and rewarding, there is the Bank of America 2020 Student Leaders Program. The philanthropic program helps high schoolers from Detroit and across the nation build job and leadership skills […]

Motivated by meaning not money

Motivated by meaning not money

According to most CBD company founders, the momentum behind the “Green Rush” has little to do with money – it is more about how these founders realized their own lives or those of the people closest to them improved as a result of CBD. That’s just one of the findings of the CBD Confidence Survey, […]

GETTEES to open locally-made clothing store in Eastern Market

GETTEES to open locally-made clothing store in Eastern Market

The garment industry in America all but died long ago.  Everyone wants to send the work oversees.  It’s been that way for decades.  Mathew Hunt decided metro Detroit was the perfect place to buck that trend. The founder of metro Detroit-based clothing manufacturer GETTEES makes shirts in unused space in his dad’s automotive parts factory […]

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