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News & Stories

WINNING FUTURES PRESIDENT & CEO HONORED WITH ALUMNI AWARD

August 10, 2012

*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *** Winning Futures President and CEO Kristina Marshall (center) recently received the Michigan Technological University (MTU) Outstanding Young Alumni Award for career achievement from MTU President Dr. Glenn Mroz (left) and MTU Alumni Association President Paul Ninefeldt (right). WARREN, MI, August 10, 2012 – Michigan Technological… Read More


WINNING FUTURES TO HOST FREE BREAKFAST FOR POTENTIAL MENTORS, VOLUNTEERS JUNE 27

June 21, 2012

*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** WHAT: Free breakfast in Wayne County to introduce community members to Winning Futures and recruit new mentors for upcoming programs. WHO: Winning Futures, a school-based mentoring program. WHEN & WHERE: Wednesday, June 27, 2012 – 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.: Detroit Golf Club, 17911 Hamilton Rd., Detroit,… Read More


Full-time Program Facilitator Position Available

May 23, 2012 ,

*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Winning Futures is expanding and needs to add another full-time facilitator to run our school-based mentoring programs in Detroit, Harper Woods, and/or Pontiac! General Summary: Coordinating, implementing, and facilitating life skills and goal setting programs for urban high school students, along with managing relationships with urban… Read More


Download Winning Futures’ Corvette Photo

April 16, 2012

To download a high resolution copy of the photo (3MB), click once on the photo, then just right click and save to your computer!  If you would like the photo emailed to you, contact brad@winningfutures.org Photo caption: Winning Futures has teamed up with Hamilton Chevrolet to award one Winning Futures… Read More


One Winning Futures’ Alumni to get a Corvette for a Weekend

April 16, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT:  Brad Bowman, Public Relations Specialist, 586-698-4364, brad@winningfutures.org WARREN, MI, April 16, 2012 – Winning Futures and Hamilton Chevrolet will award one of its former student alumni with the use of a Corvette for one weekend. This prize drawing was inspired by an incentive program once run… Read More


Winning Futures Scholarship Selection Underway

April 16, 2012

Winning Futures scholarship interviews are taking place now through Thursday, April 19. During the interviews, 28 students who submitted scholarship essays meet with a panel of judges comprised of Winning Futures’ alumni and tri-county business representatives. Judges then select 10 students who will each receive a $2,000 scholarship. “You really… Read More


Winning Futures is Hiring a Public Relations Specialist!

December 16, 2011

Winning Futures is recruiting a full-time public relations specialist to create andcoordinate projects for marketing, donor recognition, events, and mentor recruitment.  The individual must have recent experience in using social media platforms (Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook), along with experience with coordinating events.  This position will start the end of January… Read More


WINNING FUTURES’ PROGRAM DIRECTOR HONORED BY THE TWILIGHT BENEFIT FOUNDATION

October 30, 2011

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI – Laurie Tarter, Program Director and Vice President of Winning Futures, a non-profit school-based mentoring program, has been named one of this year’s Twilight Civic Leadership Award Honorees. The Twilight Foundation Community Leadership Awards recognize individuals and organizations whose leadership has made a significant impact in their… Read More


Winning Futures Volunteer Honored by Governor Rick Snyder with the Mentor of the Year Award for Michigan

October 26, 2011

Detroit, MI, October 24, 2011 – Local Winning Futures volunteer, Kimle Mitchell, won the overall Mentor of the Year for Michigan through the Governor's Service Awards. Kimle Mitchell was honored at the Governor’s Service Awards dinner “An Evening with the Stars”, held at Gem Theatre in Detroit. The Governor's Service… Read More


MENTORS NEEDED TO SUPPORT CASS TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL AND HARPER WOODS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

September 15, 2011 ,

*** MEDIA ALERT *** September 12, 2011 WHAT: Complimentary lunch at Hockeytown Café to introduce community members to Winning Futures and recruit new mentors for upcoming programs at Cass Technical High School and Harper Woods High School WHO: Winning Futures, a school-based mentoring program. WHEN: September 30, 2011 ~ 11:00… Read More