Community Connect

College Cheerleader Looks Back On Her Days At Detroit PALJaide Holland, Detroit PAL Aluma, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss her time at Detroit PAL and how those years transformed her life.
The State Summer Special Olympic Games Return To In-Person Events, Creating an Atmosphere of Fun and Joy in the CommunityTim Hileman, President and CEO of Special Olympics Michigan, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the return of the State Summer Games and how the organization is continuing its mission of inclusivity for all.
Detroit-Native Starts Baseball Program For City's Impoverished Youth, Hopes To Increase African American Participation In The SportDelrisha Hayes, Founder of At Bat, Inc., joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the programs founding and what her goals are when teaching these kids about the game of baseball.
Former U of M Football Player's Foundation Donates New Uniforms To Youth Athletic Programs Across The MidwestAdam Shibley, Founder of The Uniform Funding Foundation, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how the foundation got started and what kind of impact the donations have had on the youth athletic programs.
Arts & Scraps Using Recycled Materials To Teach STEM, Creativity In MichiganAng Adamiak, Executive Director of Arts & Scraps, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how they use recycled materials to form educational programs for kids of all ages, and how everyone can get involved with donating recyclable materials.
Detroit Blight Busters - Fighting Blight In Detroit For Over 30 YearsJohn J .George, Founder of Detroit Blight Busters, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect discuss his 30 years of work demolishing and renovating blighted properties in Detroit's neighborhoods.