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Episode Forty - Joyce Dixson Haskett

If there is one interview all this year that you need to listen to, this would be it. Meet Joyce Dixson Haskett. Her story although at times was hard for me to hear, needs to be told. Joyce was trafficked, abused and served seventeen years in prison for killing her abuser. Even though her life…

Episode Thirty Nine - Brenda Townes

Special Spaces is a 501 C (3) organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life threatening illnesses.  Special Spaces evolved on the belief that children battling a life threatening illness need a special space to heal, recover and find peace.  From princess rooms to outer space rooms, from vintage travel rooms to baseball rooms,…

Episode Thirty Eight - Lorrelei Natke

There is saying that "Music, is the strongest form of Magic", and Lorrelei Natke spends her time trying to bring that Magic to kids in Macomb County. Lorrelei is one of the founders of a non-profit called "Reason 2 Rock". "Reason 2 Rock" is a Rock and Roll Project for young musicians incorporating classic and…

Episode Thirty Seven - Rose Ann Rudisill

For veterans in the Downriver area without reliable transportation, going downtown to Detroit for basic needs such as clothes and food can be difficult or even impossible. Rose Ann Rudisill knew something needed to be done to make these things more accessible. She decided to start to Downriver for Veterans. Rose Ann is an Air…

Episode Thirty Six - Amy Fouty

When you watch a sporting event, most people wouldn't pay attention to the turf, or the field the game is played on. Meet Amy Fouty the athletic turf manager at Michigan State. After hearing hear story and what goes into maintaining the field at Spartan stadium, you will never watch a game againw without noticing…

Episode Thirty Five - Jennifer Litomisky

For thirty one years this weeks' "Woman Who Rocks" has dedicated her life to the public sector. Meet Jennifer Litomisky the executive director of the Ronald McDonald House of Detroit. Jennifer spends her time raising funds for the charity to make sure families have a "home away from home" while trying to cope with the…

Episode Thirty Four - Cassie Byrd

When is the last time you went to the Michigan Science Center? With live stage shows, a 4D theater, a Planetarium, 250+ hands-on exhibits, lab activities, special exhibits and more, there’s more than you can see and do in a week. In fact, there’s something new to discover at MiSci every month and an amazing…