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The Shelley Irwin Show Podcast for 6-11-24

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SpartanNash's Day of Service, the 2024 Kids Count Data Book, New Day Foundation, Once We Were Home, and Own Your Own Wellness.

It was a day of service for employees committed to SpartanNash, hosting a mass volunteer event at DeVos Place, boxing 500,000 donated meals for disaster relief. TSIS roving microphone caught up with Mayor Bliss, SpartanNash CEO, and more during the event.

The 2024 Kids Count Data Book is released this week by the Annie E Casey Foundation, President/CEO Lisa Hamilton shares the results, bringing attention to several results needing improvement, yet several improvements noted.

New Day Foundation for Families is a cancer support org that provides financial and emotional resources to Michigan families facing cancer. A recent Happy Hour for Hope was held to raise funds and friends. We talk to Julie Nemeth about future goals to be achieved.

The author of Once We Were Home, Jennifer Rosner, writes a complex tale about fear, survival, and what it means to be a family, an engrossing story inspired by the postwar lives of Jewish Children who were hidden during the war. Her novel reflects personal interviews and in depth research. We talk to Jennifer.

Own Your Own Wellness, written by Daniella Dayoub Forrest, gives you the tools to break through your health plateaus. Ms. Forrest empowers readers to reach optimal health and shares secrets with the listener.

Transcripts are provided upon request.

Shelley Irwin is the host and producer for The Shelley Irwin Show, a news magazine talk-show format on the local NPR affiliate Monday through Friday. The show, broadcast at 9 a.m., features a wide variety of local and national news makers, plus special features.