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News & Stories

News & Stories

Winning Futures Receives GM Foundation Grant

September 7, 2012

The GM Foundation recently presented Winning Futures with a generous $14,000 grant to support our mentoring and career development programs in metro Detroit. Pictured at the presentation ceremony are (left to right): Jaffe Raitt Heuer and Weiss law firm partner and Winning Futures board member James Parks, Winning Futures program… Read More


Seven Michigan Residents Honored as Everyday Heroes

August 10, 2012

*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *** The 2012 RARE Everyday Heroes and scholarship recipients. Back row (left to right): Michael Boguth, Ashley Lorano, Julie Ferguson, Jill McFadden, Emily Simmons and Al Marino. Front row (left to right): Jessica Mudge, Jillian Ferguson, Richard Southward and Kayla Barker. WARREN, MI, August 10, 2012… Read More


MENTOR VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR WINNING FUTURES PROGRAMS

August 10, 2012

*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *** WARREN, MI, August 10, 2012 - Mentors inspire, educate and motivate our youths – and you could do the same by teaming up with Winning Futures! Winning Futures is an award winning non-profit that provides school-based mentoring programs for middle and high school students. We’re… Read More


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