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Khary Turner, Executive Director of the Coleman A. Young Foundation

01/04/16

Khary Turner, Executive Director of the Coleman A. Young Foundation

It's all about improving the prospects of young Detroiters and the city itself. That's the mission of the Coleman A. Young Foundation that starts teaching kids as young as 11 how to make the most of their life—from eating well to getting an education.

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The Gray Way: Herman Gray's Lifelong Mission

01/04/16

The Gray Way: Herman Gray's Lifelong Mission

It was a surprise to many when the longtime Children's Hospital of Michigan executive and well-respected pediatrician left to become the president and CEO of United Way. But to him, it was just another chapter in his lifelong mission of trying to improve the lives of Detroiters.

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Seen Photo Gallery: Tux & Chucks

01/04/16

Seen Photo Gallery: Tux & Chucks

This fifth annual charitable fundraising event paired up classy attire with Converse All Stars Nov. 27 at the MGM Grand Detroit Grand Ballroom.

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Nonprofit Organizations to Donate to This Holiday Season

12/08/15

Nonprofit Organizations to Donate to This Holiday Season

'Tis the season to be giving! Here are 12 nonprofits to donate to this holiday season and beyond.

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2015 Holiday Gift Guide: White Christmas

11/30/15

2015 Holiday Gift Guide: White Christmas

Our list of the best holiday gifts that are sure to make the season brighter for everyone on your list.

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Want to Be a Next Generation Entrepreneur?

11/30/15

Want to Be a Next Generation Entrepreneur?

The kids of McDonald's® owner/operators who are aspiring to follow in their parents' footsteps offer advice for how you can pursue your dream.

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Seen Photo Gallery: Black Family Development, Inc.'s Dinner and Awards

11/30/15

Seen Photo Gallery: Black Family Development, Inc.'s Dinner and Awards

This nonprofit's Nov. 12 Presidents' Dinner & Dr. Gerald K. Smith Humanitarian Award Presentations helped bolster its mission to help families and youth.

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Debora Matthews, President and CEO of The Children's Center

11/30/15

Debora Matthews, President and CEO of The Children's Center

With a diverse offering of child care services and programs that helps kids learn and heal issues with family, The Children's Center, founded in 1929, continues to build a stronger Detroit by focusing on the city's future—the children.

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Fashion Designer Kevan Hall Talks Detroit, Fashion and More

11/30/15

Fashion Designer Kevan Hall Talks Detroit, Fashion and More

Read BLAC Detroit's Q&A with the Detroit native and celebrity fashion designer.

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Searching for a Black Santa

11/30/15

Searching for a Black Santa

With Northland Mall now closed, where will the Black community go to find a Black Santa Claus?

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