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Detroit Forward brings you positive stories in Detroit -- plus a way to nominate a hero or business moving Detroit forward during Covid-19!

Clean Planet Foods

Clean Planet Foods Offers New Healthy Food Line: Profits Donated To Hunger Programs

Jack Aronson, founder of Garden Fresh Salsa, has announced a new venture for his company Clean Planet Foods that will provide meals for those who need assistance during the Covid 19 crisis. You can find out more about the pre-packaged 6 ounce meals that can last more than a month in your...
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Henry Ford Health System

Henry Ford Health System Provides Support For Healthcare Workers Stuggling with Mental Health Challenges

Henry Ford Health System is making sure those on the front lines get the emotional support they need during the Covid 19 pandemic. Click here to find out what kind of services they're offering to their healthcare workers and to the community during these unprecedented times.
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Gleaners Double Donation Day is Tuesday, April 28

Gleaners is asking the community to join the Powered by Food Initiative to help meet the increased need in light of the coronavirus crisis. And there's no better time to give. Tuesday is Double Donation Day. Click here to find out how you can help.
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Henry Ford Nurse Awarded An RV: 2nd Surprise In 2 Weeks

Another surprise for a Henry Ford Health System nurse who made headlines when NASCAR's Jimmit Johnson surprised him on a Zoom call. Michael Palmer was nominated by many in the NASCAR community to win an RV... and he was selected the winner. Check out JJ & JoAnne's interview with Michael here.
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Carl's Golfland "Shank This Virus"

Carl's Golfland shares in the fight!
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Local Moms Raise Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars To Support Local Restaurants & Healthcare Heroes

Front Line Appreciation Group (FLAG) Metro Detroit feeds hospital workers through local restaurants. It's a win win! Check out more about the effort started by 6 local moms and find our how you can help support the cause here.
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Wahlburgers provides iPads for Covid-19 patients at Beaumont

A Metro Detroit restauranteur is helping hospital patients figthing Covid 19 stay in touch with families members at home. Nino Cutraro owns the Wahlburger restaurants with Mark Wahlberg. The pair donated 1,000 iPads to Royal Oak Beaumont Hospital for patients to use. Click here to learn what else...
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Local teenager launches website to pair volunteers with people who need help during coronavirus crisis

A teenager from Bloomfield Hills is spending his time away from school helping others during the coronavirus crisis. He's launched a website that pairs volunteers who will go grocery shopping and do other errands for people not comfortable going out. You learm more about the service here.
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Matt Shepard of Fox Sports Detroit does play-by-play videos for people at home

Fox Sports Detroit's Matt Shepard Does Play-By-Play For Online Videos

Fox Sports Detroit host and voice of the Detroit Tigers, Matt Shepard does play-by-play for online videos of everything from high school sports, to random sports videos of little kids playing indoors.
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