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Hundreds March for Justice in Downtown Ferndale

June 7th 2020

The march went through Downtown Ferndale, and ended with a rally in Geary Park.

Nov. 12 – Ferndale Inclusion Network “Coming to Ferndale” Stories

November 9th 2019

The Ferndale Inclusion Network is hosting a story-telling event celebrating residents’ immigration experiences.

Deadline is April 1 for Brooksie Way Mini Grant Applications

March 13th 2019

Deadline is April 1 for Brooksie Way Mini Grant Applications (Brooksie Way, March 13, 2019) ROCHESTER, MI. – Not-for-profit organizations and community groups whose programming is designed to promote active lifestyles for Oakland County residents have until April 1 to apply for a Brooksie Way Minigrant. The program has helped support more than 150 projects […]

Black and White Authors Hope Discussion Will Help End Racism

October 10th 2018

  Black and White Authors Hope Discussion Will Help End Racism (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 10, 2018) Oak Park, MI-  Racism.  The word alone can divide communities. How do we get rid of this division? According to Thomas Daniels and Thomas Marsh, authors of Black and White Like You and Me, we need to talk to […]

Rochester Hills Forming Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Here’s How to Apply

June 15th 2018

Rochester Hills Forming Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Here’s How to Apply (City of Rochester Hills, June 15, 2018) Rochester Hills, MI  – At a recent City Council meeting, Mayor Bryan K. Barnett announced his plans  to implement an Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion. This committee will advise the Mayor on inclusion strategies that will […]

Interrupting Bias: Troy Alliance Against Hate Crimes Unity Forum April 26

April 21st 2018

  Interrupting Bias: Troy Alliance Against Hate Crimes Unity Forum April 26 Troy, MI – – The Troy Area Alliance Against Hate Crimes is hosting their 2nd Annual Unity Forum on Thursday, April 26 at 6pm at the Troy Community Center, 3179 Livernois in Rooms 304 & 305.  The event is free and open to […]

Wixom Derby Day 5k, 10k, Fun Run May 5

March 30th 2018

Wixom Derby Day 5k, 10k, Fun Run May 5 Wixom, MI…And they’re off! The Wixom Downtown Development Authority (DDA) will host its annual Wixom Derby Day on Saturday, May 5. The starting line for the 9:00 am 5K and 10K walk/run is in our Downtown’s Sibley Park. Get your fillies and colts ready for the […]

Author Rochelle Riley to Speak in West Bloomfield April 19

March 28th 2018

Author Rochelle Riley to Speak in West Bloomfield April 19 Detroit Free Press columnist and author Rochelle Riley will present her new book “The Burden” African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery” to the West Bloomfield community. Hosted by West Bloomfield High School’s African American Awareness Club, the event begins at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 19 at West Bloomfield […]

Discussing Race and Privilege May 1 in Huntington Woods

April 20th 2017

Discussing Race and Privilege May 1 in Huntington Woods (EVENT page) Huntington Woods, MI-  Let’s Talk: Discussing Race/Racism and Privilege May 1 Huntington Woods Library 26415 Scotia Rd, Huntington Woods, Michigan 48070 No Space for Hate’s mission is to make space for awareness and for action to fight discrimination. We are partnering with Dr. Jay […]

County Sheriff, Chiefs from Southfield, Oak Park, Farmington Hills Discuss Race

April 10th 2017

County Sheriff, Chiefs from Southfield, Oak Park, Farmington Hills Discuss Race (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 8, 2017) Southfield, MI – What are the results of taking a proactive approach to community policing and addressing racial inequities?  Police Chiefs from through SE Michigan and Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard were among the speakers at the Race […]