Philanthropy

Patti Aaron
June 1, 2013

Constant Gardener

Meet Patti Aaron, 55, avid gardener, deeply rooted in service to the community. Wholehearted social entrepreneur, JCRC's Activist of the Year.

Do it for Detroit
April 1, 2013

Do it for Detroit

A community pitch for micro-grants to volunteer-based social impact projects. Grants awarded by audience participation.

February 1, 2013

Building Wayne State University

Did you know that 16 buildings on the WSU campus bear the name of Jewish philanthropists? How many can you name?

Lisa Lis
December 1, 2012

Every Friday a Challah Day

Meet Lisa Mark Lis, social activist, philanthropist, community builder, president of Federation’s Women’s Department, networker ready to meet, greet, tweet and wish the world a Shabbat Shalom.

May 29, 2012

Good Books and Sweet Dreams

There's nothing like getting tucked into bed with a good book. PJ Library keeps the tradition alive. . .with a Jewish spin.

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