Local Services in Highland Park, MI

Tell friends, parents and community members to join DPSCD Sunday, July 22 from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Northwest Activities Center to learn more about DPSCD schools on the Detroit Bus Loop and what it means for parents and children. There will be free food, raffles, gift cards, a bounce house and more! The event is an excellent way to spend a Sunday with family and community. We encourage parents interested in the free transportation to stop by the Northwest Activities…

The Michigan Humane Society will showcase 50 adoptable cats, kittens, dogs and puppies for thousands of Eastern Market shoppers. Photo Courtesy of Michigan Humane Join the Michigan Humane Society for

By: Justine Gitanjali Senapati, CSJ I fulfilled a long-awaited desire when I was invited by Sr. Loretta Manzara, the Executive Director of the Canadian Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph to vi...

Give Hope to Homeless and Neglected Animals
Your gift will be used to meet the urgent needs of homeless, abandoned and abused cats and dogs in Michigan.
Since 1877, the Michigan Humane Society has been the leading advocate for animal welfare in metro Detroit and beyond. Your support, along with the support of others in the community, allows us to continue providing medical care, investigating animal cruelty, rescuing and caring for tens of thousands of animals each year.
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DPSCD recently launched The Parent Academy – a program that promotes parental involvement that supports student and family success. Expected to serve over 7,000 parents and caregivers, The Parent Academy offers FREE classes, training and workshops in schools, libraries, community centers and faith-based institutions across Detroit. The mission of The Parent Academy is to provide the necessary tools and skills to build capacity and confidence in…

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

It required discipline and hard work to achieve her goals, along with help from her teachers.

Friends, On July 1st I stepped into a new role as your Transitional Interim Conference Minister. It was only one day after many of you had ...

Handlebars for the Homeless is a guided bike tour that highlights Detroit’s hidden treasures. The tour begins and ends at the NSO Bell Building located at 882 Oakman Blvd. in Detroit (former...

July 12, 2018
The General Motors Co. Student Corp has been helping young people in underserved school districts transform their communities and jump start their futures for six years now. And as it has since the beginning, University of Detroit Mercy is proud to play a part in the program
“Nine of this year’s GM college intern leaders are current Detroit Mercy students,” University of…

TV pundits keep repeating that we’re in a “trade war.” What does that even mean?

The word "tariff" is popping up in the news a lot lately. Check out this short video that helps you understand what tariffs are and what impact they have on working people.

One of out every 10 adults in Florida is not eligible to vote because of a state law that prevents former felons from doing so without a lengthy process. There are efforts underway to change that.

The Ann Arbor startup isn't trying to invent autonomous cars that can work in every scenario. Instead it has identified a niche to put autonomous vehicles on the road today, deploying self-driving shuttles to replace diesel buses in congested cities.

It’s firework season! We all look forward to the celebration and fun that is the Fourth of July, but for our furry friends, this day is far from exciting. In fact, more pets are reported missing during holidays where fireworks are present, which is why it’s important to ensure your pets are safe before any …

3 Jul 2018
What makes a real estate website effective as a business generator? Here’s a hint: it isn’t just making it pretty and pitching yourself. The best way to illustrate the point is to compare a real estate website that’s a billboard to one that’s a directional sign to a destination. What is the destination
MLS home search.
Area business and amenities features.
There’s more, but we all know about these things, and many sites have some or all of this stuff…

On July 1st, race registration rates for the 3rd Annual Madonna 5K & KOC Oktoberfest goes up from $15 to $20
But if you register today and use coupon code: happy4th, you'll save $5 off each registration!
TODAY ONLY! Create a team with 3 or more members from your company, organization or family and pay only $5 per member with coupon code: happy4th (one-time $5 team registration still applies)
So take a break from the beach, pool or BBQ and register for the…

Demonstrators gathered in cities across the US to protest the White House's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy that prompted family separations at the border. See highlights.

The Young Leader Conference is a professional development opportunity uniquely designed by Young Leaders (YLs) exclusively for YL members (under 40 years of age). Attendees experience powerful keynotes, impactful breakout sessions and networking with other YLs. The conference concludes with a reception attended by DEC board members and top sponsors. Sponsor benefits include tickets, signage and reception invitations. For more information on sponsorship opportunities for the…

June 22-25, 2017 and June 29-July 2, 2017 :: Rothbury, Michigan

Michigan Central Station was once the tallest train station in the world. Then as Detroit fell on hard times, so did its train hub. Can its rebirth help revitalize Motor City?

DETROIT (June 27, 2018) - Today we have come to Grand Rapids, not to separate people, highlight political divisions, or exacerbate family values. We are here because as people of God we believe in the teachings as expressed by the Psalmist in 127:3, " Children are a gift from the Lord. They are a reward from him." Recognizing that God in his infinite wisdom has blessed us with a special gift, when one goes about the business of tearing a child from its…

"Instead of making plans to invest in Mexico, GM should be working with us to invest in American workers."