Detroit Pistons owner and Flint-native, Tom Gores, just made a huge donation of $250,000 to Toys for Tots. He made a visit to his former high school, Genesee High School, to make the donation on Wednesday.
McDonald's restaurants around the country have begun a new campaign to help raise money for the families of sick kids. The "Get Your Hat On" campaign will be raising money for the Ronald McDonald houses across the country.
Before you freak out over the headline of this story, keep in mind that the production shift to Mexico opens the doors for more production in Michigan. Ford will be able to focus more on self-driving cars in its' Michigan plants.
Earlier this morning the Banana Crew stopped by Financial Plus Federal Credit Union for "Whatchamacallit." It was a great morning of networking and helping out the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan as well as the Old Newsboys in Flint.
The Fenton Center of Hope is a "free choice panty" where those in need are able to pick out the foods they receive. This small and locate business started eight years ago and has now moved to a larger 2,200 square foot building.