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Peace & Prosperity Youth Talk Moneyball

Equity Equals
November 15, 2017 2:00 PM

Peace & Prosperity Youth Action Movement had a conversation with local social entrepreneur Desmond Ferguson.

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#SaveOurDRINKINGWATER Campaign Kicks-Off In Flint Episode 2

Equity Equals
November 2, 2017 10:00 AM

Angela Waters Austin and One Love Global were privileged to be in attendance at the Public Health Communications Strategy Forum in Flint, MI. The City of Flint (@Cityof_Flint) officials, Mayor Karen Weaver (@karenaboutflint) and Chief Public Health Advisor, Dr. Pamela Pugh (@pamlpugh) worked collaboratively with leaders from the National Wildlife Federation (@NWF), NAACP-Flint (@NAACPFlint), Freshwater Future (@FreshwaterFutur), One Love Global(@OneLoveGlobal) and Kennedi-Taylor Group to host an active and informative forum to discuss ways to develop an effective Public Health Communications Strategy to better inform the residents of Flint.  Representatives from the corporate, non-profit, state, county and community organizations gathered September 26th at Mott Community College for the strategy session facilitated by Tirrell D. Whittley and Maurice Anderson of the Kennedi-Taylor Group. 

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#SaveOurDRINKINGWATER Campaign Kicks-Off Ep. 2

Equity Equals
October 23, 2017 4:00 PM

Angela Waters Austin and One Love Global were privileged to be in attendance at the Public Health Communications Strategy Forum in Flint, MI. The City of Flint (@Cityof_Flint) officials, Mayor Karen Weaver (@karenaboutflint) and Chief Public Health Advisor, Dr. Pamela Pugh (@pamlpugh) worked collaboratively with leaders from the National Wildlife Federation (@NWF), NAACP-Flint (@NAACPFlint), Freshwater Future (@FreshwaterFutur), One Love Global (@OneLoveGlobal) and Kennedi-Taylor Group to host an active and informative forum to discuss ways to develop an effective Public Health Communications Strategy to better inform the residents of Flint.  Representatives from the corporate, non-profit, state, county and community organizations gathered September 26th at Mott Community College for the strategy session facilitated by Tirrell D. Whittley and Maurice Anderson of the Kennedi-Taylor Group. 

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#SaveOurDRINKINGWATER Campaign Kicks-Off in Flint Episode 1

Equity Equals
October 11, 2017 1:00 PM

Angela Waters Austin and One Love Global were privileged to be in attendance at the Public Health Communications Strategy Forum in Flint, MI. The City of Flint (@Cityof_Flint) officials, Mayor Karen Weaver (@karenaboutflint) and Chief Public Health Advisor, Dr. Pamela Pugh (@pamlpugh) worked collaboratively with leaders from the National Wildlife Federation (@NWF), NAACP-Flint (@NAACPFlint), Freshwater Future (@FreshwaterFutur), One Love Global(@OneLoveGlobal) and Kennedi-Taylor Group to host an active and informative forum to discuss ways to develop an effective Public Health Communications Strategy to better inform the residents of Flint.  Representatives from the corporate, non-profit, state, county and community organizations gathered September 26th at Mott Community College for the strategy session facilitated by Tirrell D. Whittley and Maurice Anderson of the Kennedi-Taylor Group. 

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Lake St. Clair SMART Water Initiative Launches To Collaborate On Critical Technology

Michigan Business Network
September 29, 2017 6:00 PM

DETROIT. September 29, 2017--A consortium of some of technology’s brightest minds has been assembled to share critical data to address Lake St. Clair’s environmental challenges. The goal of this initiative is to develop a systematic approach to addressing lake issues, while creating the tools to provide a better understanding of lake dynamics and the land-water interface at the watershed scale.

Dubbed the Lake St. Clair SMART Water Initiative, the consortium is led by startup CitiesRising Technologies and includes the Michigan Office of the Great Lakes, the Institute of Water Research at Michigan State University, the Aspen Institute, Nicolas Institute for Environmental Policy Decisions at Duke University, Microsoft and ESRI.

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Delta Dental Foundation, MESSA Launch Program to Replace School Drinking Fountains

Michigan Business Network
September 12, 2017 3:00 PM

Okemos, Michigan — As part of its “Rethink Your Drink campaign,” the Delta Dental Foundation has teamed up with MESSA for the “Water’s Cool at School” program, which will provide new drinking fountains for some Michigan schools.

The program is designed to ensure children drink enough water during the school day and avoid sugar-sweetened beverages. The Delta Dental Foundation and MESSA will commit $100,000 toward replacing and installing new water filling stations to schools across Michigan that apply and are selected for the program.

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More Funding Provided by Delta Dental Foundation for Field Trips to Oral Health Exhibit in Ann Arbor

Michigan Business Network
September 8, 2017 2:00 PM

Okemos, Michigan — Elementary students from across Michigan will experience the wonders of the human mouth and learn about oral health at Delta Dental’s Chew on This! exhibit at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum.

The Delta Dental Foundation (DDF) committed $25,000 in field trip grants to pre-K to fourth grade classrooms, allowing about 5,000 students to visit the exhibit. This is the second round of field trip grants for the year and will total the DDF’s overall contribution to $45,000.

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Delta Dental of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana Donates $75,000 to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Michigan Business Network
August 31, 2017 1:00 PM

Delta Dental of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana has pledged $75,000 to the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief services in communities affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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Delta Dental Hosts Big Success for Ronald McDonald Run!

Michigan Business Beat
March 30, 2017 4:00 PM

Jeffrey Mosher welcomes back Executive Director of the Ronald McDonald House of Mid-Michigan Carolyn Hurst and Claire Doroh Corporate Citizenship Specialist of Delta Dental of Michigan for a recap of the 2017 Run for the House.

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The Lansing Promise Continues its Success!

Michigan Business Beat
March 7, 2017 1:00 PM

Chris Holman welcomes Justin Sheehan, Executive Director, Lansing Promise, to get updates on this education opportunity. The Lansing Promise provides post secondary access to school by breaking down the financial barriers. The Lansing Promise has the support of local businesses and community to give our next generation the opportunity for an education and success. Justin puts it as, “Our kids, our community, our promise, and our future.”

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