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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Learn about our educational programs and resources for the African American community in Washtenaw County.… [more]

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Latest News

The Honorable J. Cedric Simpson, Washtenaw County Judge, 14-A District Court

Pack the House: In Support of Judge J. Cedric Simpson

Judge Simpson is set to appear at a hearing presided by the Michigan Judicial Tenure Commission retired Judge Peter Houk of Ingham County.The hearing will be held on March 30-April 2 beginning at 9 a.m. Please arrive at 8:15 to ensure time to get through security and seated. The location is the Washtenaw County Trial Court at 101 E. Huron St. Ann Arbor, MI 48104.The hearing will address allegations accusing the Judge of using his authority to interfere with a drunk driving investigation … [Read More...]

Joy Reid, MSNBC National Correspondent

MSNBC Correspondent Joy Reid brings down the house at the Delta Sigma Theta Founders Day Brunch

 JOY REID: MSNBC National Correspondent Hundreds gathered to celebrate the Ann Arbor Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, Founders Day Brunch, at the Sheraton Ann Arbor. Joy filled the room literally and figuratively as friendship and acquaintances were made and remade. Throughout the inclusive program, attendees mentally, if not emotionally, rededicated themselves to serving and strengthening our communities.In fact, "Forming Community In Inhospitable Climates" was … [Read More...]

Rosemarion Blake interview from the Ann Arbor Cultural & Historical Museum Living Oral History video

Ann Arbor Leader, Rosemarion Blake, Has Died

Longtime Ann Arborite and community leader, Mrs. Rosemarion Blake, has died. Mrs. Blake was the first African American woman employed in a noncustodial position, at City Hall. Rosemarion Blake went on to achieve many firsts, as a PTO President, local Democratic Party Chair and more. Read about Mrs. Blake's life below. See her full obituary at www.muehligannarbor.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Ann Arbor Community Center or Washtenaw Historical Society.In Memory of Rosemarion … [Read More...]

WHITE TENANT ATTACKS BLACK TEENAGER YET BLACK FAMILY FACES EVICTION

Fair Housing Center of Southeastern Michigan PO Box 7825, Ann Arbor, MI 48107 (877) 979-FAIR www.fhcmichigan.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, December 29, 2014 For more information contact: Pamela Kisch, 734-272-8383 NEW RACE LAWSUIT FILED WHITE TENANT ATTACKS BLACK TEENAGER YET BLACK FAMILY FACES EVICTION Ypsilanti Township – The Fair Housing Center (FHC) of Southeastern Michigan has aided in the filing of a new race discrimination lawsuit against Swan Creek Mobile Home … [Read More...]

Aprons for Action: shopping with a material purpose

IN THE BLACK: Business Spotlight Aprons For Action

  Aprons for Action! is an international non-profit that provides scholarships for academically talented, yet economically marginalized girls in Còte d'Ivoire, West Africa. The girls who attend school through the Grace Scholarship Program could not go to high school without financial help. The organization helps prepare its students for college as well. Ann Arbor native, Susan Frazier Kouassi once lived in Còte d'Ivoire. While there, she banded together with 8 Ivoirian women to create … [Read More...]

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