NPower Creating Tech Career Pathways For Our Community's Underserved YouthKaleena Louis, Program Director for NPower Michigan, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the details of their tech training program, and why training like this is the best thing for a growing tech industry.
City of Detroit's Skills For Life Program Offers Fast Track To Better FutureZak Meers, a Division Head at the City of Detroit's General Services Department, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the opportunities the Skills for Life program offers, and what the city of Detroit has done to help place members of the community into jobs and careers to benefit their futures.
CBS Mornings Crew Joins Community Connect - Discuss Careers, State of Journalism, CBS News DetroitThe CBS Mornings crew and CW50 have partnered up to bring an episode of Community Connect, featuring the trio of co-hosts from the morning show. Jackie Paige, host of Community Connect, will interview each co-host about their careers, their thoughts on the state of journalism, and get their takes on CBS 62 in Detroit adding their own news department in Fall of 2022.
Pet Care Tips For New Pet Owners with Hounds Town USAPete Mourad, Owner of Hounds Town USA, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to give some advice to new pet owners, hoping to get new animals acclimated to their new home.
KRONK Boxing Gym Adds Youth Development Program, Supporting Community's Youth Both Physically, EducationallySylvia Steward-Williams, Partner at KRONK Boxing Gym, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about KRONK Boxing Gym, what the future looks like for the kids in the program, and how sports can help our community's youth.
Detroit Recovery Project - Supporting the Recovery of Drug, Alcohol Addicts in the CommunityAndre Johnson, President and CEO of Detroit Recovery Project, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the various resources DRP offers in the fields of prevention and recovery when it comes to drug and alcohol use.
New Year Health Tips with Dr. John BisognanoDr. John Bisognano, Director of of Preventive Cardiology at the University of Michigan Health Frankel Cardiovascular Center, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to provide some tips to maintaining a healthy life, and how we can start the new year off on the right foot.
Joyce Dixson-Haskett - A Story of Surviving Human TraffickingJoyce Dixson-Haskett joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to share her life-story of being human trafficked, and how her discovery of The S.O.A.P. Project change her life.
The SOAP Project Helping Victims of Human Trafficking Using Bar Soap, Other ResourcesTheresa Flores joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to tell her story of being trafficked at the age of 15 and why she began The S.O.A.P. Project.
Advocating for People with Disabilities, Overcoming Life's Challenges with Justice Richard BernsteinJustice Richard Bernstein joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his journey to the Middle East, and how living life with a disability should never stop you from achieving your goals.
Johnny Agar Continues His Inspirational Journey Even After Crossing The Finish Line of 'The Impossible Mile'Johnny and Becki Agar join Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about Johnny's journey and why he chose to continue his work even after he crossed his first finish line.
Three-Time Cancer Survivor Rob Atteberry Uses Positivity, Support From Family To Continue To Win His BattlesRob Atteberry joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his most recent battle with cancer, and how his family has supported him and helped him remain positive throughout his journey.
The Rainbow Connection Makes Dreams Come True For Michigan's Children With Life-Threatening ConditionsIngrid Todt, Executive Director of The Rainbow Connection, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the history behind the organization, and their steps toward granting a total of 4,000 wishes come next year.
Canterbury Village's Most Popular Event of the Year Returns with the Holiday StrollKeith Aldridge, Owner of Canterbury Village, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about all of the sights to see at the Holiday Stroll, and what people can expect at the Village for the rest of the year.
Bedrock Detroit Transforms Downtown Detroit Into A Winter WonderlandLeona Medley, Director of Strategic Community Partnerships at Bedrock Detroit, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to detail the transformation of Downtown Detroit into a winter wonderland, and what people can expect when they come visit for the holidays.