More than 1,200 Quicken Loans team members
volunteered over 2 days to help revitalize 50 blocks
in Detroit’s North End neighborhood!

More than 1,000 interns experienced the city of Detroit this past summer by volunteering with local non-profit organizations.

Hundreds of Quicken Loans team members joined thousands of local Detroiters in support of the 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s!

Quicken Loans summer interns volunteered with Keep Growing Detroit to plant, grow and harvest vegetables to be sold to local Detroit residents.


Detroit, A Pleasant Surprise!

July 25, 2014

I grew up in the suburbs of metro Detroit, but like a lot of people, I (am now embarrassed to say) never ventured downtown outside the occasional Tigers game. Between the media’s dismal representation of the city and my parents terrorizing me on the dangers lurking around every corner, coming downtown never felt like a [...]

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Happy Birthday Detroit! #313

July 24, 2014

It’s not every day that our city turns the BIG 3-1-3… so we knew we had to make it HUGE! In case you missed out on all of the fun, Bedrock, Rock Ventures and the Detroit 300 Conservancy threw a birthday bash in celebration of Detroit’s 313th Birthday!  Sticking true to Detroit’s roots, this was party will be bursting at the [...]

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Show and Tell Detroit

July 23, 2014

Since the dawn of time, okay well maybe the dawn of the industrial revolution, there has been the annual “Bring Your Kid to Work Day” where parents get to bring their children and show them what a day in the real world looks like. Well, here at Quicken Loans we have reversed that idea and [...]

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Renderings Revealed for the New Red Wings Arena!

July 21, 2014

CBS Sports writer, Chris Peters, reported on what the Red Wings new arena could look like in 2017! The Detroit Red Wings could be playing in a new arena by 2017 if all goes according to plan. Olympia Development of Michigan, a subsidiary of Red Wings’ owner Mike Ilitch’s Ilitch Holdings, Inc., unveiled their plans for a new [...]

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"Biz-pop?" "Be-pop?"...NO "dPOP!"

July 17, 2014

When you hear the word “internship,” you think of getting coffee, doing odd tasks, and not having any sort of voice.  You also picture an average office with a small table that is reserved for interns. That has not been my experience. In fact, my Quicken Loans Internship has been the opposite. When I applied [...]

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Forgotten Harvest--rescuing good food –that would otherwise go to waste– and delivering it to good people, who would otherwise go hungry!

July 15, 2014

How many times have you thrown away a whole plate of food and not even given it a second thought? How many times have you seen restaurants or grocery stores throw away day old food products? The sad truth is that the number is too high to count… well, Nancy Fishman started a nonprofit organization [...]

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City 'til I Die! The story of Detroit City FC!

July 14, 2014

The craziness of the World Cup has come to an end… and Detroit soccer fans are left with the question, what to do!? If you start missing all of the World Cup madness, make sure you make it to one of the Detroit City Futbol Club’s games! What better way to get your soccer fix [...]

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#ThrowbackThursday APBA Gold Cup Race Style!

July 10, 2014

This weekend, July 11 – 13, the APBA Gold Cup returns to the Detroit Riverfront for the 110th year! This exciting event along one of Detroit’s most beautiful landmarks features hydroplane boat races, live music, non-stop entertainment and one of the most exciting finals in all of racing!! The top H1 Unlimited drivers battle for [...]

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