Charity

Motown Winter Blast

Street Team chills at Meridian Winter Blast

Downtown Detroit’s Campus Martius was jam-packed with thousands of people this weekend for the Meridian Winter Blast. The Meridian Winter Blast teamed up with Matrix Human Services to help those in need during the winter. […]

02/09/2015

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Kristen Bell Touts ‘This Bag Saves Lives’ To Help Distribute Malaria Treatments

Re-usable grocery bags are good for the environment, but a certain bag backed by “Veronica Mars” and “Frozen” star Kristen Bell is taking it one step further.

01/28/2015

Roger Fachini of Charity Music of Michigan (credit: CW50)

Street Beat: Music Charities And Therapies

Paul Prange talks about Music Charities and Therapies with Roger Fachini of Charity Music of Michigan, Chris Collins from The Detroit Jazz Festival, Jill Woodward from Michigan State University’s Community Music School and Blythe Filar of Children’s Hospital.

12/29/2014

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Street Beat: Charity, Networking Startups

This week on Street Beat host, Amyre Makupson, talks to people who saw a need in the community and started, or joined, charitable organizations to fill it.

12/05/2014

Giving Songs Featured Artist: Carley Bins

Giving Songs Uses the Power of Music to Help Disabled Children

What if you were able to harness the powerful influence of music to give back and help children in your community who need it the most? Brent Johnson and the Giving Songs organization are doing just that!

12/02/2014

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CW50 Street Team raises hope at St. Jude Give Thanks Walk

Thousands of families and volunteers gathered to fight childhood cancer at the St. Jude Give Thanks Walk this weekend. Participants split into teams to walk three miles around Lakeside Mall in Shelby Township. The CW50 […]

11/24/2014

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St. Jude Give Thanks Walk – Photo Gallery

The CW50 Street Team and the Flash participated in the annual St. Jude Give Thanks Walk and took photos with fans and volunteers.

11/22/2014

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Street Beat Web Exclusive: Tux & Chucks

Host Jill Washburn sits down with Jason Appling and Byron Suggs – Co-Founders of Cool Smart, Inc. They discuss “Tux & Chucks”.

10/24/2014

AlzWalk

Street Team joins Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Hundreds of people marched the streets of Downtown Detroit to put a stop to Alzheimer’s last Friday. The Walk to End Alzheimer’s is an annual event where participants and volunteers walk two miles to raise […]

08/26/2014

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Street Beat Web Exclusive: Don’t Be Afraid of Detroit

It’s easy to bash Detroit. It seems everyone is doing it these days. Many people would rather sit around and complain than get up and do something about it.

02/25/2014

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