Many thanks to Stevie D and the Wannabes, the Heidelberg Restaurant, the U-M Groundcover student group, the businesses who donated raffle prizes and all those who attended Friday night's fundraiser! If you couldn't make the event but would still like to help our vendors and volunteers get to the International Street Newspaper conference this Sunday, … Continue reading Thank you for your support at the Heidelberg!
Join the dance party on Friday, March 27 and have your admission go towards sending some of our hard-working vendors and volunteers to the International Street Newspaper conference this summer. It's just a $5 cover charge (with an opportunity to contribute more) for 4 hours of music and fun courtesy of Stevie D and the … Continue reading Get Groovy with Groundcover & Finance Conference Scholarships
Many people want to help panhandlers on the street but aren’t sure exactly how to do so. Sure, you could give them cash, but that’s not helping them develop skills or move out of their current situation. Here’s something we based on what other street newspapers have done: information coupons.These coupons can be given to … Continue reading New Coupons to give to Panhandlers in Washtenaw County
http://youtu.be/0hTqUwfRYM0 Check out the uncut interview of Groundcover News Vendor #103 Joe Wood, the "$10 Paper Man". This interview was conducted by University of Michigan Student Contributor and Groundcover Staff Volunteer Amelia Brown. Please Enjoy!
Shattering their previous month's record, as well as every other monthly sales record, the amazing, talented, and dedicated vendors of Groundcover News sold 10,066 copies of the May issue!Thank you to all of you supporters, fans, readers, and community members that have helped our vendors to push this organization forward and into the future!Let's do … Continue reading Groundcover News Vendors sell 10,000 May Issues!
An awesome group of Saline High School students have selected Groundcover News as the focus of their Capstone project. These socially-conscious teens are throwing a benefit concert at the t Brewed Awakenings Cafe at 7025 E Michigan Ave, Saline, MI 48176 (corner of State & Michigan). Admission is free, but donations are encouraged and will … Continue reading Groundcover Benefit Concert in Saline
People Disguised As Homeless Ignored By Loved Ones On Street In Stunning Social Experiment