Local Services in Detroit, MI

Give the life-changing gift of summer camp to a child in need
Your gift is needed now to give at-risk children, whose everyday lives are filled with hunger and hardship, the opportunity to experience the great outdoors while making lifelong friends and learning of God’s eternal love for them! You can provide a day of camp for $50 or an entire week for $250!
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Members of metal legends Judas Priest spent their day off touring to hang out with some rescue pups in Canada over the weekend.

Greetings, Friends! This has been another busy week for me! I don’t generally find myself at the Cathedral three times in one week but, boy, were these exciting opportunities! The first event was …

The stress dog parents feel can be transferred to their pups, a study published in Scientific Reports on Thursday states.

Please make a gift now to provide life-changing meals and other lifesaving help to the men, women, children, and youth in our community in need all summer
Every gift matters, so thank you for giving generously to raise the $789,750 it will take to provide meals and more to keep the most vulnerable among us safe over summer!

Float Is Bustin' Out All Over: 6/22/19, 8:00pm by What The Float - Saturday, June 22, 2019 08:00 PM at 327 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019, USA. Buy tickets and find information on Universe.

The soon-to-be released plan calls for the achievable—improvements to Gullen Mall—and the aspirational—a deck over I-94

Greetings, Friends! The Holy Spirit was very busy last weekend! By now, I’m sure you are all aware of the results of the Special Convention for the Election of the Eleventh Bishop of the Episcopal…

Nearly 140 dogs covered in urine, feces and fleas were found inside a Orange County, Calif. mansion on Thursday (May 30).

Community School - These schools offer an array of services to parents and children. Examples include homework assistance, child care, technology skills, parental and prenatal training, language and literacy development and more
Excellent Schools Detroit Top School - One of our schools that made nonprofit Excellent Schools Detroit’s list of recommended schools in the city, based on test scores, site visits and student and teacher evaluations…

A Henry Ford dietitian explains food prep do’s and don’ts for healthy cooking methods and reducing the toxicity of your foods.

The union representing 300,000 federal workers in the Department of Defense has charged DoD with failing to properly consult the union over the planned transfer of more than 1,200 information technology employees.

We are running this campaign to support DPSCD students, families, and educators. Give today at give.classy.org/dpseducates

Greetings, Friends! My mother used to have a little plaque hanging on her kitchen wall that read: Lord, may my words be tender and sweet today because tomorrow I may have to eat them. If you’ve bee…

Much work remains for 2020 and beyondThe Minnesota Legislature’s 2019 work came to a close on Saturday morning with significant gains for working people but much work remaining when lawmakers return

One of the rising stars in the Democratic Party credits the traditions instilled at his alma mater, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU), for putting him on the road of success in his political career.

Memphis high school senior Tupac Mosley maintained a 4.3 GPA, scored a 31 on his ACT, and was named valedictorian -- all while dealing with the death of his father and the lack of a permanent home.

Detroit's teachers deserve respect -- and fair pay, writes Detroit Public Schools Community District superintendent Nikolai Vitti.

DPTV Kids Club Live at the Royal Oak Farmers Market - A bouncy house, petting zoos - instrument and animal! Live music from local student musicians, face painting, and a performance by Barney!

For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships…

Since taking office, the Trump administration has cruelly stripped status and rights away from more than a million working people with Temporary Protected Status and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (TPS and DACA). Though the courts have temporarily blocked the termination of these programs, vital members of our unions and our communities are still at risk, and this makes all of our workplaces less safe. Only…

Issued in May 2019
We examine the impact of public sector salary disclosure laws on university faculty salaries in Canada. The laws, which enable public access to the salaries of individual faculty if they exceed specified thresholds, were introduced in different provinces at different points in time. Using detailed administrative data covering the universe of faculty in Canada and an event-study research design, we document three…

There are so many firsts in the creation of Fenty, a new luxury house based in Paris, that it’s hard to keep track.

In LIVINGSTON TAYLOR LIVE FROM SELLERSVILLE THEATER: SONGS AND STORIES, singer-songwriter Livingston Taylor performs a cross-section of songs from his 50-yea...