Matrix Human Services has opened the doors to its new Head Start Center in Detroit’s historic Spirit of Hope Church, located at the corner of Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd and Grand River Ave. The newly renovated, 3,100 sq. ft. Head Start facility serves as the anchor site of the Detroit landmark, which faced demolition. The program provides parents with children ages 3-5 living in any zip code with free preschool education.
12K expected to come out to celebrate the 15th Annual Ferndale Blues & Music Festival benefiting local charities Jan. 29th through Feb. 6th 2016
15th Annual BUD LIGHT Ferndale Blues & Music Festival begins on Friday January 29th with 40 individual concerts and events in at least 14 venues over nine days, through February 6th. Concerts are held in restaurants, bars, nightclubs, stores, community centers and other locations across the city.
The annual music festival is held to raise money for two local charities- Ferndale Youth Assistance and MAC Health of Matrix Human Services. Volunteers make the event successful, helping to raise money at concerts through donations. VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED.