Area Agency On Aging 1-B Focuses On Importance Of Keeping Seniors Mentally, Physically ActiveJenny Jarvis Chief Communications & Strategy Officer Area Agency on Aging 1-B, sits down with Community Connect Host Lisa Germani to talk about how it is important to keep seniors physically and mentally active within the community.
The American Heart Association's 'Go Red For Women' Movement Looks To End Heart Disease In WomenDr. Pamela Marcovitz, Founder of Go Red For Women, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss this year's Go Red For Women movement and how the American Heart Association is fighting to end heart disease in women.
Detroit Taco Company Continues To Support Easterseals Through Employment Of Individuals With Disabilities, Special NeedsWatch Jeffrey Omtvedt, Owner of Detroit Taco Company, and his employee through Easterseals, Bridgette Lewis, on Community Connect with Lisa Germani.
Former Easterseals Client Helps Others Find Employment Through New Job At EastersealsFernanda Crudo joined Lisa Germani on Community Connect, Saturday at 8:30am on CW50. They discuss Fernanda's relationship with Easterseals early in her life and how working for them now has impacted her life.
Royal Services Michigan Provides Employment To Easterseals ClientsJay McMillan, Founder & President of Royal Services, joined Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about their partnership with Easterseals to help them employ clients with disabilities and special needs.
Easterseals Helps Individuals With Disabilities, Special Needs Live Better Lives Through A Variety Of ServicesCraig Sharum, Director of Communications & Outreach, and Ruth Louwsma, Program Director for Easterseals Michigan, joined Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how Easterseals continues to serve Michigan after nearly 100 years.
Mend On The Move Employs Survivors Of Abuse To Create Jewelry From Salvaged Auto PartsJoanne Ewald, Founder of Mend on the Move, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the impact of helping survivors of abuse and what Mend on the Move has planned for the future.
Refuge For Nations Empowers Refugee, Immigrant Women Through Teaching Skilled TradesCynthia Khan, Founder of Refuge for Nations, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss how the organization helps refugees and immigrants settle comfortably in the United States, providing avenues for employment.
Girl Develop It! Looks To Increase Number Of Women With Software Development SkillsJeseekia Vaughn, Leader of Girl Develop It! - Detroit Chapter, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the importance of empowering women through creating opportunities for them in the coding world.
Alternatives For Girls Helps Homeless, High-Risk Girls Access Support Necessary To Be SafeAmy Good, CEO of Alternatives For Girls, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to detail the organizations programs and talk about the impact they've had on the community.
'Community Connect' To Debut Show's New Cooking Segment with Ruckus Taco Co.Community Connect shows off it's first cooking segment with Jeremy Kalmus from Ruckus Taco Co. showing Lisa Germani how to make great dips for your big game party
Mosaic Youth Theatre Of Detroit Helps Kids Prepare For Future In Theater IndustryDeLashea Strawder, President & Artistic Director for Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit, joined Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about what training the theatre offers and how students apply these skills to everyday life.
Art Road Nonprofit Brings Art Class Back Into Detroit Area SchoolsCarol Hofgartner joined Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how Art Road has brought art class back into five schools, while serving 14,000 students over 15 years.
ArtLab J Uses The Art of Dance to Create Spaces Where People Can Learn, GrowMikaela Dear, Development Officer for ArtLab J, join Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the different programs ArtLab J offers and what they do to help people learn and grow.
Empowerment Plan Helping To Break Cycle Of Homelessness Through EmploymentVeronika Scott, Founder of Empowerment Plan, was on Community Connect with Lisa Germani, to talk about her coat that turns into a sleeping bag to help those who are homeless.