March 31, 2016

Say Yes to the (Gemach) Dress

What is a gemach? You may well ask and find your answer searching in the heart of Jewish Detroit through racks of designer bridal gowns, bins of baby toys or in a basement turned store room for gently used furniture and household items to borrow and return.

Rebecca Starr
March 31, 2016

Breaking Bread Together

Truly it is amazing how such a simple food as matzah - the "bread of affliction" - holds such a rich and enduring message about the journey of the Jewish people.

Lisa Rose
February 29, 2016

Shmulik Paints the Town with Lisa Rose

So you think you can write a children’s picture book? Wonder what it takes to tuck a story into bed between hard covers? Hold tight to your dreams and meet Lisa Rose for inspiration.

Nancy Schneider
February 29, 2016

Nurse Nancy Schneider: Hospice Hero

Here's a story of an incredible journey, a loving family and a nurse on a mission far beyond the call of the most vigilant of hospice caregivers.

Melissa Farrell
February 29, 2016

Finding Mindfulness

Mindfulness. Think it’s a trendy term? Think again. Being “mindful” - in an active state of open attention to the present – can actually change the chemistry of your brain.

Amanda Fisher
February 22, 2016

Next Gen Trustee with Big Shoes to Fill

Philanthropist at 29, Amanda Fisher a social entrepreneur, a PR pro and rising star in real estate sales with Renee Acho at Hall and Hunter; running in high heels to blaze her own trail in the Fisher family; in service to the community as a Vice-Chair of the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation.

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