Naomi Watts, winner of the 23rd annual Skillman Foundation's Float Design Contest

Naomi West Wins Skillman Foundation’s Float Design Contest

  Congratulations to Naomi West, first place winner of the 23rd annual Skillman Foundation’s Float Design Contest! Naomi, an eighth-grader at Detroit’s Earhart Elementary-Middle School, won a float design contest sponsored by the Parade Company and the Skillman Foundation. A float based on her drawing was unveiled earlier this month at the Parade Company studio. The 23rd[…..]

Children’s Book Nook Gives Back to Community

The Renaissance (MI) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated recently partnered with the DMC Harper-Hutzel Hospital and United Way of Southeastern Michigan to create a Children’s Book Nook in the hospital’s Labor and Delivery Waiting Room. The Book Nook, designed for the hospital’s youngest visitors, is intended to enhance early literacy. Literacy development begins at birth[…..]