Stories tagged: "free"

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Detroit Public Library Saves the Day With Laptop Distribution Program

The Detroit Public Library has partnered with a local university to deliver laptop rentals in the city. Here’s the skinny on how to get one.

Michiganders are being encouraged to explore apprenticeship opportunities across the state.
‘The Debt Free, Unionized Opportunity You Deserve:’ How An Apprenticeship Could Change Your Life

Michiganders are encouraged to join one of the nation's largest groups of registered apprenticeships by taking advantage of “debt-free, unionized” learning opportunities.

Detroit educators, students, and families will have an opportunity to join their counterparts from across the globe in a free virtual open house that explores online learning.
Microsoft Hosts Free Virtual Open House for Detroit Educators, Students, and Families

Michiganders will join participants from across the US, Canada, and Europe for more than two dozen workshops, seminars, and presentations.

Course facilitators Ryan Henyard, R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy and Derrick Jackson. (Photos via Facebook)
U-M Tackles Racism and Police Brutality in Online Course

The free "teach-out" can help Michiganders understand how issues of race and police brutality affect communities of color.

Photo courtesy Contreda Navarro-Jewell
PPE Be With You: This Michigan Church Is Giving Away COVID Care Packages

Staff and volunteers at Beverly Hills United Methodist Church have been hard at work stocking bags with PPE for everyday Michiganders returning to their industries.

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Free Little Libraries Get Some Color: Michigan Woman Creates The Black Book Exchange Box

When Aarie Wade realized that her family was the only one contributing Black literature to her local Little Free Library, she got inspired.