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SEEN Photo Gallery: Franklin Wright Settlement Inc.'s 'A Magical Moment in Motown' Spirit of Giving Gala

01/03/18

SEEN Photo Gallery: Franklin Wright Settlement Inc.'s 'A Magical Moment in Motown' Spirit of Giving Gala

On Dec. 9, the human services organization invited dressed-up attendees to DTE 1 Energy Plaza for an evening of dinner, dancing and honoring unsung heroes.

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SEEN Photo Gallery: Black Santa Photo Experience

01/03/18

SEEN Photo Gallery: Black Santa Photo Experience

On Dec. 9 and Dec. 10, BLAC Detroit and Metro Parent invited metro Detroit kids to Eastern Market to celebrate diversity and for a meet-and-greet and photo with Santa.

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8 Essential Things College Bound Seniors Should Know

01/03/18

8 Essential Things College Bound Seniors Should Know

Your guide to making the right decision as you prepare for higher learning.

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Nail Art Booms Following a Wider Appeal and a Growing Need for Self-Expression

01/03/18

Nail Art Booms Following a Wider Appeal and a Growing Need for Self-Expression

The decorations once considered ghetto or tacky are enjoying a new following.

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The Soulcial Scene Promotes Black Businesses and Increased Hiring

01/03/18

The Soulcial Scene Promotes Black Businesses and Increased Hiring

This group of young, socially conscious professionals exposes black-owned businesses in an effort to increase employment opportunities for blacks and economic growth.

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Juliette Okotie-Eboh, Ph.D. Discusses her New Motivational Book, '10 Things I Know'

01/03/18

Juliette Okotie-Eboh, Ph.D. Discusses her New Motivational Book, '10 Things I Know'

The doctor and executive shares her professional secrets for getting the most out of life.

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SEEN Photo Gallery: The 30th Anniversary Detroit Heart Ball

12/06/17

SEEN Photo Gallery: The 30th Anniversary Detroit Heart Ball

The American Heart Association invited community and philanthropic leaders to the Westin Book Cadillac in Detroit on Oct. 27 to celebrate the many lives improved and saved through the association's work.

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SEEN Photo Gallery: Black Family Development President's Dinner & Dr. Gerald K. Smith Humanitarian Award Presentations

12/06/17

SEEN Photo Gallery: Black Family Development President's Dinner & Dr. Gerald K. Smith Humanitarian Award Presentations

MGM Grand Detroit hosted Black Family Development Inc.'s annual celebration of service to metro Detroit on Oct. 26.

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The Magic Johnson Foundation Teams With UnitedHealthcare to Provide Holiday Meals to Local Families

12/06/17

The Magic Johnson Foundation Teams With UnitedHealthcare to Provide Holiday Meals to Local Families

Consider it the ultimate holiday drive-through. That was the case when the Magic Johnson Foundation and UnitedHealthcare teamed up to spread a little cheer to Michigan families in need last month. When recipients pulled up to Second Ebenezer Church in Detroit, volunteers loaded their vehicles with all the trappings of a great holiday meal plus toys, books and essential living items. It was part of the fourth annual Holiday Hope program, which Magic Johnson started in Detroit in 2014 and has since expanded to Lansing and Flint. This year, nearly 5,000 families were served during the one-day event held in advance of Thanksgiving. “Since 2014, Holiday Hope has served nearly 30,000 Michigan residents with nearly $2 million worth of food, turkeys, toys, coats and personal care...

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Sounds of the Holiday Season

12/06/17

Sounds of the Holiday Season

BLAC put together what we think is the essential holiday playlist to get you in that festive mood. Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments.

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