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Give Back with Volunteer Opportunities All Over Michigan

The holiday season puts a lot of people in a charitable mood. And not only is volunteering beneficial for your community, it’s also full of health benefits. People who volunteer have lower signs of depressions, lower mortality rates and better…

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Gratiot Avenue cleanup inspired by a drive to break the cycle of negativity about Detroit

“The first step to becoming more positive is to first surround ourselves with a positive atmosphere and a positive environment,” says Clifford Kennedy, founder of Empire 151 and organizer for this weekend’s Clean Gratiot event in Detroit.  Clifford, a Detroit…

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Volunteers, anyone? Give back & get happy

A lot of us – myself included – muddle through November and December, fighting the holiday blues because we can’t afford to get all of the stuff that we see on TV. And some are missing loved ones that are…

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