Community Connect: Creating Future LeadersHear about how local nonprofits are creating strong foundations within our community so all youth can blossom and flourish in Metro Detroit.
Community Connect: Black History MonthDetroit is an epicenter for African American culture. From TV to Techno, we hear from the people who laid the foundation for the African American community.
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Community Connect: Healthy LivingOn this week's Community Connect, Life is not merely being alive, but it’s living well. Today, we explore a variety of guidelines that will help us to live our healthiest lives to the fullest.
Community Connect: Meaningful WorkWe hear about special bonds being created through meaningful work that are paving the way for individuals with disabilities and special needs so they can successfully live, learn, and work.
Community Connect: Women's EmpowermentOn this week’s Community Connect we focus on Women’s Empowerment. We hear how local non-profits are helping to support and encourage women of all ages, around the Metro Detroit community.
Community Connect: Youth and the Arts + CookingMeet organizations that are helping to keep artistic inspiration flowing and our creative community thriving. Plus, we show you some big game day foods.
Community Connect: Coming To YouWith our neighborhoods constantly evolving, “Community Connect” examines how local services are being adapted to meet our changing needs.
Community Connect: Paying It ForwardOn this week’s “Community Connect,” hear four stories full of heart on people passionate about paying it forward to the community of Detroit.
St. Joseph Mercy Health System Medical Director Breaks Down The COVID-19 Pandemic, Explains What We All Can Do To HelpDr. Anu Malani, Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Control at St. Joseph Mercy Health Systems, joins Lisa Germani to talk about the virus from the beginning to where we are with it now.
A Look Back At The First 13 Episodes Of Community ConnectWhile the station is currently running reruns of Community Connect, we're going to take a look back at the 13 episodes of Community Connect that have aired since the show premiered back in December.
Brilliant Detroit Creates Kid Success Neighborhoods To Build Strong Foundations Of SupportCindy Eggleton, Co-Founder & CEO of Brilliant Detroit, joined Lisa Germani on COMMUNITY CONNECT to talk about how Brilliant Detroit's Kid Success Neighborhoods provide school readiness programs to kids and support systems for families.
Covenant House Michigan Provides Sanctuary, Support To Homeless YouthGerry Piro, Executive Director of Covenant House Michigan, joined Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how Covenant House is able to offer housing and support services to young people in need that currently is reaching 74,000 youth every year.
Lyricist Society Helps Kids Use Hip Hop As A Creative Outlet Inside The ClassroomOn this week's Community Connect, Lisa Germani sat down with Quan Neloms, founder of Lyricist Society, to talk about how he is transforming student's school lives through the creative use of hip hop in the classroom.
Teach 313 Looks To Make Detroit The Best City For EducatorsChanel Hampton, Founder and CEO of Strategic Community Partners - Teach 313, and Quan Neloms, Founder of In Demand and Teach 313 Educator-in-Residence, joined Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about Detroit's need for educators and how their fellowship program is helping to fix that need.
Street Beat: Elder CareOn this week’s “Street Beat,” host Amyre Makupson helps to lessen the stress of aging as we learn how to embrace the Golden Years.
Street Beat: Giving ThanksAs we prepare for the Thanksgiving season, “Street Beat” host Lisa Germani helps to highlight community leaders going above and beyond to give back and gets a sneak peek at The Parade Company.
Street Beat: Veterans DayOn this week’s “Street Beat,” Amyre Makupson helps to honor the Men, Women and Service Dogs that have served our nation in times of war and peace