Ann Arbor Awesome Foundation: $1000 grants awarded regularly for ‘awesome’ projects in Washtenaw County!!

Ann Arbor is now home to a branch of the Boston-based micro-philanthropic organization –The Awesome Foundation. Called A2Awesome, the group will be meeting… [more]

Ann Arbor Awesome Foundation:  $1000 grants awarded regularly for ‘awesome’ projects in Washtenaw County!! Ann Arbor Awesome Foundation:  $1000 grants awarded regularly for 'awesome' projects in Washtenaw County!!

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Congratulations Dr. Jann Joseph

 Dr. Jann Joseph has been named Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (EVCAA) at Indiana University South Bend. Joseph is currently the Dean of the College of Education at Eastern Michigan University (EMU) in Ypsilanti and has more than 27 years of experience in higher education. She begins her duties on July 1, 2014.“I am delighted to announce that Dr. Joseph will be joining the leadership team at IU South Bend,” said Chancellor Terry L. Allison. “She is a dynamic leader and will … [Read More...]


Unemployment Compensation is Taxable – Learn More

Unemployment Compensation Benefits and Your Taxes-- Three things you need to know --The state unemployment compensation program provides benefits that are on the average 50% of a worker's pay prior to being laid off from work. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the unemployment rate for African Americans fluctuated between 12% and 13% last year in 2013 many of which received unemployment benefits.Here are 3 things to know:#1 - It may come as a surprise to some workers, but unemployment … [Read More...]

“The Anonymous People” – free public screening

“The Anonymous People” is an inspirational, award-winning documentary film highlighting the millions of Americans in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, lending their voices and their stories to a grassroots social justice movement that takes aim at changing the conversation from problems to solutions. Public screenings of this film are sweeping across our nation; shattering deeply embedded societal stereotypes and countering the stigma of addiction with the hope and … [Read More...]


Taste of Ypsilanti

 This Saturday, March 1, the Eastern Michigan University men’s basketball team will be taking on Northern Illinois at the Convocation Center. Before the game, will be the first annual “Taste of Ypsilanti” to benefit SOS Community Services. The event will take place at EMU’s Convocation Center in the Atrium between 1 pm – 3pm. Participants can purchase tickets for $1 each and redeem them at any of the participating restaurants. Each restaurant will have 2-4 items that will cost between 1-4 … [Read More...]

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans

APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER 2014 WILL BE ACCEPTED FEBRUARY 3 - MARCH 15, 2014The White House Initiative’s Year-round Internship Program provides current undergraduate and graduate students with an opportunity to learn about African American-focused education policy, communications, and outreach at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, D.C. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Collecting and compiling research and data on African American education, institutions and … [Read More...]

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