Troy, Michigan, May 11, 2012 -- Molina Healthcare of Michigan is proud to announce that William Malcolm (www.williammalcolmcollection.com) has been awarded a 2012 Community Champions Award. William is the founder and lead creative designer for William Malcolm Luxe Collection a classic menswear fashion label. His designs are inspired by the classic men’s styling and intelligent tailoring of the early 1930’s through the mid 20th century.
William has founded three nonprofit initiatives: The Suit Project a nonprofit organization that mentors life skills, community service commitment, interview preparation, educational advancement and personal brand exploration to young men. The William Malcolm Man of Style & Substance Contest which provides mentoring and scholarships to Metro Detroit area high school seniors and The Blue Tie Project a prostate cancer awareness initiative in which he donates revenues from the sale of his specially designed blue ties to prostate cancer research organizations.
William is also a community correspondent for CBS/62 Detroit as well as a co-host of the weekly radio program Coffee And Community Radio Show The show highlights stories of courage, faith and positivity among local Michiganders.(www.CoffeeAndCommunityRadioShow.com)
For William’s tireless community service efforts he was awarded with the 2010 Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce Fusion Award as well as a 2010 Vanguard award. William has received numerous local and national press mentions including a comprehensive interview on CNN Money (Sept 2009.) William was also named as an honorary Board member to the White House supported initiative titled 2011Year of the Responsible Man.
Established to honor the memory of Dr. Molina, the Community Champions program spotlights the good deeds of everyday heroes in their communities. The 2012 winners are recognized in several categories: education; healthcare media; civic leader; faith-based organization; advocacy leader; support groups/service clubs and volunteer. Each winner also receives a $1000 grant to give to a deserving nonprofit organization as part of his/her award. William has indicated that he will donate his grant to the Man Of Style And Substance Scholarship Contest for Metro Detroit area high school senior males.
Molina Healthcare, Inc. is a multi-state managed care organization that arranges for the delivery of health care services to persons eligible for Medicaid, Medicare, and other government-sponsored programs for low-income families and individuals. Altogether, Molina Healthcare's licensed health plan subsidiaries in California, Florida, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Texas, Utah and Washington currently serve approximately 1.5 million members.
William Malcolm Luxe Collection www.WilliamMalcolmCollection.com was conceived with the idea that men want to look great in their clothes. Their garments are based on the formula that flawless workmanship and impeccable design will lead to classic pieces of clothing that their clients will enjoy for years. Many consider the collection of hand crafted garments to be works of art. Every William Malcolm Luxe Collection garment is designed and hand crafted for each individual client based on his specifications. Clients will be wowed when they visit the company’s award winning interactive website. The company offers custom suits, tuxedos, overcoats as well custom shirts and accessories.