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The Future Starts 61 Seconds From Now- Detroit Youth & 200,000 Good People Transform Detroit

idea by jeffadams

Website

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www.city-mission.org/donate

The Idea

Ending generational poverty is hard for children born black & poor. Education & neighborhoods where youth grow up play a big role in determining future success. Youth see problems, recognize possibilities & have passion to create sustainable neighborhoods improving the quality of life for all.

The Specifics

For many African American youth in Detroit data indicators paint a grim picture. Kids attend failing schools, don’t see a parent go to work and live in neighborhoods infested with blight and crime. Black youth are more likely to be involved in the criminal justice system, make unhealthy life style choices and fall victim to the systems established to help them.

Detroit youth are our hope for the future. 200,000 Good Followers can help these and hundreds of Detroit youth by choosing to support them on their quest to transform Detroit. Contributing $1 or $2 you become a catalyst for personal transformation of under resourced youth. Every $1,000 donated provides another summer job. Join nonprofits in our neighborhood to make a difference.

Discussion
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I personally can attest to the amazing changes happening through City Mission.

by kwillerick
about 2 years ago | Reply

We must care, we must have compassion, humanity is in need today,
"Impossible are the things we refuse to do." John Buhl
One thing for sure we can always count on change.

by victoria chehade
about 2 years ago | Reply

Detroit Community High School is full of talented students! Great production!

by dutandmiller1
about 2 years ago | Reply

Go Brightmoor, Detroit. I and Global Pictures Studios want to congratulate the endeavors of City Mission Detroit thus far and I wish you continued success in all your programs from here on out. ~Marvin Bell(the subject videos producer/director)

by mbell1123
about 2 years ago | Reply

I'm happy to see some good news in Detroit again! good luck city mission:)

by Paker313
about 2 years ago | Reply

Doesn't your heart go out to these young people..........who ARE our FUTURE---NOW!

by beddy
about 2 years ago | Reply

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