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Capuchin Soup Kitchen

Serving hundreds of meals a day, the two Capuchin Soup Kitchen locations on the east side of Detroit are a lifeline for the city’s homeless population. With COVID-19 closing the nonprofit’s cafeterias, the soup...
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U-M’s Advanced Transportation Hub Funds Eight Mobility Projects

Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor continues to support Michigan-based research projects looking for high-tech solutions to mobility problems.In its latest funding announcement, the Michigan Translational Research and...

Michigan Company Launches Dissolvable CBD Tablets

A company southwest of Jackson is offering CBD tablets, joining companies that advertise CBD as a natural immune booster with few side effects and an alternative to traditional medicines and supplements.Renewsha in Hanover is...
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Say Detroit

Say Detroit is committed to serving the needs of Detroit’s young, elderly, disadvantaged, and veterans. The organization has made it a goal to give as many families shelter as possible through its Working Home...
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U Can-Cer Vive

The U Can-Cer Vive foundation has been investing in Michigan-based cancer research programs and institutions since 2016, donating more than $1 million to date. Founded by siblings Ryan and Kelley LaFontaine, the foundation aims...
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Southfield’s Signature Associates Announces Appointment of Two Vice Presidents

Southfield-based commercial real estate agency Signature Associates has announced the hiring of Jeff Lemanski and Scott Elliott.Elliott joins Signature Associates as vice president with a focus on office landlord and tenant representation and corporate...
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Altimetrik CEO Named Stevie Awards’ Entrepreneur of the Year

Southfield-based business and IT transformation accelerator Altimetrik has announced that its CEO and founder, Raj Vattikuti, has been named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the 18th Annual American Business Awards. Vattikuti...
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Collins Einhorn Farrell Shareholder Re-elected to State Bar of Michigan Board

Southfield’s Collins Einhorn Farrell PC has announced that David C. Anderson, shareholder, has been re-elected to the board of commissioners of the State Bar of Michigan.The board oversees operations of the State Bar such...
Linda Koos

Farmington Hills’ Burns and Wilcox Adds Vice President

Burns and Wilcox, a Farmington Hills-based wholesale insurance broker, has announced the addition of Linda Koos to its Michigan leadership team, serving as vice president and managing director.Koos will oversee both the Farmington Hills...
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General Motors Names New North American President

Detroit’s General Motors Co. has announced a new executive vice president and president of North America, creating a single sales, service, and marketing leader across the continent’s brands.Steve Carlisle will take over effective Sept....