WAW, LB Tahir Whitehead, Provide Thanksgiving Meals

Lady Jane’s Haircuts for Men’s Wicked Awesome Wishes and Pro linebacker Tahir Whitehead collaborated with Mack Avenue Community Church to give 112 families Thanksgiving dinner and take part in a Detroit-area talent show featuring the area’s youth. The First Annual Thanksgiving Talent Show put on by Mack Avenue Community Church and MACC Development was judged by LJ CEO Chad Johnson, Whitehead and his teammates Joique Bell, Bill Bentley, Nate Ness and Julian Stanford and District 5 Congresswoman Mary Sheffield. Following the show, the Thanksgiving meals — donated by Lady Jane’s and Wicked Awesome Wishes — were given to those who had signed up to receive them. The caveat was that all who signed

Lady Jane’s, Wicked Awesome Wishes Helps Single Mom in Pontiac Avoid Eviction

Sometimes life takes an unexpected turn. That is what happened to Verdina Spann. As a mother of two, Verdina was making good money at her job of two years when her company lost the campaign she had been working on. She was laid off and found herself struggling financially after enjoying what she calls a “settled and comfortable” lifestyle. “I was working at a bar part time, but I was living off tips,” she said. “So that was basically keeping food in my house, keeping the lights on, that sort of thing. But as far as my car, childcare, rent — all those things — they weren’t being covered and I am literally my children’s only parent.” Verdina recently found a job as a customer care representati

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