Bookstock Returns After 2-Year AbsenceRoz Blanck, Co-Chair of Bookstock, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the importance of Bookstock returning to metro Detroit after a 2-year hiatus, and how the experience of Bookstock is far greater than just buying books online.
10-Year-Old Karter Johnson Uses Love of Reading to Create a Nonprofit to Help Improve Literacy Skills of His PeersKarter Johnson, CEO of Popcorn and Books, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his nonprofit and the importance of improving the literacy levels of kids around the world.
Seedlings Braille Books For Children Fills A Need In The Community That Only A Nonprofit FulfillDebra Bonde, Founder of Seedlings Braille Books for Children, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the process of creating braille books, how they get their funding, and what it means to her personally to provide this support to the community.
Detroit Book City Shines A Light On The African American Media MarketJaneice Haynes, Owner of Detroit Book City, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the importance of books, especially books geared towards a specific community.
The Detroit Public Library Brings The Library To YouMargaret Bruni and Regina Smith from the Detroit Public Library, join Lisa Germani on CW50's Community Connect to talk about the libraries newly improved Library on Wheels.
Dominic Miller, Who Collects and Distributes Pajamas for Kids for Christmas, Joins Community ConnectDominic Miller, from Dominic's Christmas Wish, and his Grandmother will join Lisa Germani this Saturday on Community Connect to talk about his goals this year.
Street Beat: The Importance of ReadingThis week on Street Beat, Amyre Makupson speaks with various non-profit organizations, and individuals dedicated to promoting and encouraging the importance of reading in our community.
Read All About It! CW50 Street Team visits 2015 Bookstock
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Vegan Baking Recipes From The Skinny BitchKim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.
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