How Empowerment Plan Empowers DetroitersTheir Holistic Approach Addresses Everything From Housing And Childcare To Transportation And Education.
Detroit Phoenix Center Supports The City's Homeless Youth, Provides An Inclusive Space For Those In NeedCourtney Smith, Founder of Detroit Phoenix Center, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss why she started the center and how its programs help the city's high risk and homeless youth.
Brilliant Detroit - Helping Families Create Success, Move Out Of PovertyCindy Eggleton, Co-Founder of Brilliant Detroit, joins Community Connect to discuss the organization's mission to improve Detroit's poverty rate and increase the readiness of the city's children.
Is Detroit's Revival A Good Thing For Everyone?Author Alan Mallach, The Divided City: Poverty and Prosperity in Urban America, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about how education and lack of a systemic workforce are the two areas keeping Detroit's poverty rate so high.
Black Bottom Archives Preserves One of the Most Important Neighborhoods in Detroit's Black HistoryPG Watkins, Director of Black Bottom Archives, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the importance of Black Bottom while it existed and how it has impacted the Detroit's Black community throughout history.