Jun 30, 2013

It Feels So Good to Recognize and Give Back … I Was Honored to Honor…

On June 27, 2013, to commemorate National HIV Testing Day and S.T.A.R. Foundation’s 10th anniversary, we paid recognition to and honored 10 amazing women who exemplify STAR’s mission. We chose women who not only fulfill their daily duties as Mother, Wife, Daughter, Aunt, Sister, and Professional, they have taken the time to commit themselves and/or […]

Jun 19, 2013

YouthVille Detroit Promotes HIV Awareness through ‘Fashion Against AIDS’ Showcase

On June 21, 2013 at 5:00 p.m., YouthVille Detroit LadyLike Leadership Collective will host its 5th Annual HIV/AIDS Prevention Program featuring “Fashion Against AIDS.” LadyLike is a leadership development program dedicated to empowering young ladies to make change in their lives and in the community. Its members will host the “Fashion Against AIDS” awareness event […]

Jun 12, 2013

Women of Distinction

Actress and activist Eva Longoria was honored Friday night at the YWCA USA Women of Distinction Awards Gala in Washington, DC, as part of the YWCA USA 2013 What Women Want Annual Conference. Longoria was awarded the Dorothy I. Height Racial Justice Award in front of over 400 Gala attendees at the Hyatt Regency Washington […]

Jun 10, 2013


Simply put, we need more dense retail in the city. The City of Detroit is unique in many ways, and the new retail emerging around the city is no exception. The Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest provides an opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs to get the public interested in their business plan and build its customer base. […]

Jun 3, 2013

Malinda Williams, Kelly Price, Trae Ireland and More on National HIV Testing Day …

Thursday, June 27, 2013 is National HIV Testing Day; this is an annual observance. The goal of the day is to encourage individuals to get tested, as early diagnosis of the disease is imperative to survival. Over the last 10 years, S.T.A.R. Foundation’s mission has provided a foundation of self-respect within girls and young adults […]