Host Roxanne Steele from 97.1 AMP Radio goes back to school on this week’s Street Beat to discover helping children with the basic necessities as well as those providing educational enrichment.

Her first guest is Ngum Suh, sister of Detroit Lion Ndamukong Suh and President of the Ndamukong Suh Family Foundation, who talks about the 90 Backpack project, Camp Suh, and other programs to help Detroit children.


Street Beat: Ndamukong Suh Family FoundationStreet Beat: Ndamukong Suh Family Foundation

Then the Blessings in a Backpack sends food home each weekend to help children from low income families.  Kellie McDonald, Program Director of the Lake Orion Chapter, explains the details.

Street Beat: Blessings in a BackpackStreet Beat: Blessings in a Backpack

Next, Michigan Science Center Traveling Program Director Of Education Julie Johnson and Outreach Coordinator Charles Gibson explain how the Michigan Science Center Traveling Program brings science to the students.

Street Beat: Michigan Science CenterStreet Beat: Michigan Science Center

Finally, the Education Achievement Authority Chancellor Dr. John Covington discusses how the EEA is helping children receive a higher quality education.

Street Beat: Education Achievement AuthorityStreet Beat: Education Achievement Authority

Tune in to Street Beat Sundays at 12:30 p.m. on CW50.

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  1. My daddy is a real woosie compared to you, godfather James. You are a real hero. Just keep safe! Ottie

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