Passing the Baton: Neighborhood leaders prepare to mentor their successors

Passing the Baton: Neighborhood leaders prepare to mentor their successors

Passing the baton signifies many things – working as a team, establishing bonds, carrying lessons forward. To Dotti Sharp, it also symbolizes leadership transitions, turning neighbors into activists for their neighborhoods. Through her work with Michigan Community Resources (MCR), Sharp recently helped recognize 24 Detroiters at the “Power of One Dedicated Woman” breakfast. The event […]

Diggin’ Detroit: How imaginative thinkers are transforming their neighborhood

Diggin’ Detroit: How imaginative thinkers are transforming their neighborhood

A transformative movement is underway along Detroit’s Eight Mile corridor, where imaginative civic organizations, block clubs and neighbors are working side-by-side to restore its neighborhoods. What began with the work of a few has mushroomed into commitment of many. Rooted on improving neighborhood life, an army of neighbors have united to plant an urban garden here […]

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