Detroit Fashion Designer Ken Walker Branches Out Into Mental Health AdvocacyKen Walker, Founder of the K. Walker Collective, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his life from advertising to fashion, and why his path led him to being a mental health advocate.
Local Michigan Singer Grace Rembinski Signs Music Recording Deal, Prepares For Move To NashvilleCountry Singer Grace Rembinski joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about her music-filled life and her journey to Nashville.
Filmmaker Stephen McGee Talks Endless Possibilities For Storytelling In DetroitFilmmaker Stephen McGee joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his life of filmmaking, why its important to him, and how Detroit became a place he calls home.
"The Bold And The Beautiful" Actor Diamond White Reflects On Her Journey From Detroit To HollywoodDiamond White joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about her journey from Detroit to Hollywood and what it has been like landing a role in the middle of a pandemic.
Friendship Circle Buys Dakota Bread Company To Provide Job Training, Baking Skills To Adults With Special NeedsBassie Shemtov, Co-Founder of Friendship Circle, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how much Friendship Circle has grown and why buying the Dakota Bread Company was important to the organization.
Higher Hopes! Celebrates 7th Annual Thanksgiving Food Distribution With 1,000 Meal Kits Delivered To Families In NeedWilliam Birndorf, Founder of Higher Hopes!, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss how different this year has been due to COVID-19 and how the organization managed to have one of its best years to date.
Former Detroit Lion Herman Moore Serves As This Year's Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign ChairpersonFormer Detroit Lions Wide Receiver Herman Moore joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his role as chairperson for the 2020 Red Kettle Campaign and what Salvation Army is doing to keep volunteers safe on the streets.
Thanksgiving Inspires Local Photographer To Recreate Iconic 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' Parade SceneDetroit Entrepreneur Colin McConnell joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the process of recreating the parade scene from Ferris Bueller's Day Off and why he wants it to inspire people to watch Detroit's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Web Extra: Former Detroit Lion Herman MooreOn this week's Community Connect Web Extra, our host Lisa Germani talks one-on-one with Former Detroit Lions Wide Receiver Herman Moore.
Entertainment Tonight's Cassie DiLaura Breaks Down What To Expect From Next Week's CMA AwardsWith less than a week before the CMA Awards are handed out, Cassie DiLaura joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about what's different this year without a red carpet and shares some stories from her past celebrity interviews at the CMAs.
Employing Veterans To Forge The Symbol Of America At Brave AmericanLisa Germani sits down with Brave American co founder CEO to provide more detail about the company and his passion for giving back to veterans in our communities.
Why The War Memorial In Grosse Pointe Is More Than Just A MemorialCharles Burke, President and CEO of The War Memorial, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about all of the things The War Memorial has to offer to the public, and how they serve veterans across the state.
Checkmates Helps Veterans Form Connections Through A Game Of Tactics, StrategyDarryl Cornwell, a Vietnam Veteran who served from '72 to '74 in the U.S. Navy, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how Checkmates has helped him as a Veteran, and what the team has been up to since their tournament in February.
Michigan High School Athletic Association Maintains Pandemic Guidelines As Schools Return To Fall SportsMichigan High School Athletic Association Executive Director Mark Uyl joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to go over the guidelines for Michigan's high school sports programs, and what he's been hearing from athletes and their families about returning to sports in the middle of a pandemic.
Lions Legend Lomas Brown On His Lions Career, Life After FootballFormer Lion Lomas Brown, who serves as color commentator for Lions Football on WJR. Brown joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his career as a Lions, and what it has been like to call Lions games during the 2020 season.