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2019 Dapper Dads Raise over $540,000 for Women’s Health in Mid-Michigan

Michigan Business Network
July 2, 2019 12:00 PM

Sparrow Foundation and the Women Working Wonders committee wrap up another successful year!

LANSING, MI – About $542,000 was raised for women’s health in the recent 2019 Sparrow Foundation’s Women Working Wonders (W3) 10th Annual Dapper Dads Challenge & Fashion Show.

Over the past 10 years, the event has raised nearly $4 million to support women’s health initiatives in Mid-Michigan.


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Sparrow's Mobile Clinic Making Stops in May and June

Michigan Business Network
April 30, 2019 11:00 AM

Leslie Batchelor, who is Director of Health and Wellness, Sparrow Health System, Lansing, MI, stops by the MBN studio to discuss Sparrow's Mobile Clinic with Jeffrey Mosher.

Sparrow operates the Mobile Clinic with the Ingham County Health Department and which serves underserved areas. Sparrow is readying a brand new mobile clinic, developed through the assistance of Dean Transportation.

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Lansing MLK Commission Receives $155,000 in Corporate Support

Michigan Business Network
January 19, 2018 5:00 PM

Area businesses provided donations totaling $155,000 to the Greater Lansing Area Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Commission, Friday, Jan. 12, to support the Commission’s work in promoting equality, diversity and social justice.

Elaine Hardy, Commission chair, said, “This sponsor kick-off for the MLK Day holiday gives us a chance to recognize the companies that not only provide financial support to the Commission, but believe in our work to make our community the best it can be for everyone.

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Mobile Health Clinic adds more locations

Michigan Business Network
May 18, 2017 9:00 AM

MBN recentally had the opportunity to visit the Southside Community Center where the Mobile Health Clinic was on site. Sparrow, the Ingham County Health Department and Dean Transportation are expanding on last year’s successful launch of the Lansing-area’s only Mobile Health Clinic. The Mobile Health Clinic will be on location at many more sites this year, providing free basic health services to residents in need not only in Lansing but surrounding communities.

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Ingham County government employees avoid extra pounds and win Sparrow’s corporate weight challenge

Michigan Business Network
February 12, 2017 12:00 PM

LANSING, MI —  The numbers – and poundage – are in and employees of Ingham County government were the winners of Sparrow’s Maintain Don’t Gain holiday weight challenge.  The challenge involved nearly 1,000 employees from 12 local organizations, including Sparrow, who competed to maintain their starting weights between the food-rich period from Thanksgiving to New Year’s.


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01/25/2017: ITEC to host TechTransport Launch

Michigan Business Network
January 16, 2017 12:00 PM

The Information Technology Empowerment Center will host the official launch for the TechTransport bus from 10 to 11:30 a.m. January 25 at the Lansing Community College West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Dr. The TechTransport Launch will provide an opportunity to tour the space-themed bus and take part in demonstrations to learn about the exciting programs that ITEC offers on board the TechTransport. The event is free and open to the public.

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Get Your Business On the Road With Dean Trailways!

Michigan Business Beat
June 30, 2016 12:00 PM

From the Lansing Center in Downtown Lansing at the 2016 Small Business Association of Michigan Annual Meeting & Networking Luncheon. Jeffrey talks to Patrick Dean of Dean Trailways. The pair discuss the differnt transportation options that Dean Trailways is currently offering ranging from motorcoaches, to executive travel options. They discuss the anticipation for the Fall season to bring out the school busses. Lastly Patrick discusses the Information Technology Center project that Dean is working on, which continues their tradition of corporate philanthropy.

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