Memorial Service For Aretha Franklin Will Be Held At Detroit’s Pioneering, African American Museum

A public memorial and viewing for Detroit native and the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, will take place at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on August 28, 2018. Formally known as the International Afro-American Museum, the Charles H. Wright Museum is one of the first black museums established in the U.S. … More Memorial Service For Aretha Franklin Will Be Held At Detroit’s Pioneering, African American Museum

Businessman and Philanthropist, Dr. William Pickard, to Sponsor Event to Benefit Detroit’s Charles H. Wright Museum and the Motown Museum Project

Adapted from Michigan Chronicle Feature Thank You Detroit: Pickard Picks Detroit…again Businessman and philanthropist, Dr. William Packard, is sponsoring the first “Thank You Detroit” event which will take place this weekend, June 22nd – 24th. Packard established himself as a McDonald’s franchisee 47-years ago, becoming one of the first African-Americans to do so. Packard is no … More Businessman and Philanthropist, Dr. William Pickard, to Sponsor Event to Benefit Detroit’s Charles H. Wright Museum and the Motown Museum Project