Jenna Arcidiacono is the owner of Amore Trattoria Italiana in Comstock Park and was recently named the Grand Rapids Business Journal’s 2020 overall Newsmaker of the Year. Jenna used her…

Kasey has been a part of relay for life for several years. It all started in middle school, the Macomb County area would hold a fundraiser for the Relay for…

Dr. Bobby Mukkamala is a selfless Flint treasure, always doing whatever he can to make the community a better place. In the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, he purchased…

The Morley Community Center Board of Directors works tirelessly to develop this fledgling hub of community activity. Using a once boarded up elementary school as their base, this group of…

In early 2020, the US was experiencing a severe shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. A group of medical students decided that they…

Christine Mwangi is the Founder and President of the nonprofit Be a Rose, Inc. which works to provide health and wellness education to underserved people. It also works to distribute…

Salena Taylor started the non profit “Partial to Girls” two years ago to provide community assistance in Jackson to those who are in need. Partial to Girls has donated countless…

Winning Futures has been serving students in Metro Detroit for over 25 years. Their impact has reached thousands of high school students and, starting this year, college students as well.…

While away from the front lines, Ashley Edmonds lived the family life with her husband and two young sons. In non-pandemic times, she traveled, watched her sons play baseball and…

AmeriCorps member Charles Jones-Parsons finds his motivation to serve from the people serving alongside him. “When you have a good team of people out there, you are able to keep…