Education and Employment

The goal of the Education and Employment team is to strengthen pathways to employment and economic self-sufficiency through quality and equitable education and job training opportunities.


Provide career awareness and exploration opportunities for Detroit students in the construction, IT and customer service industries from 6th grade through graduation.

Increase the pool of Detroiters qualified and equipped for careers in construction, IT, and customer service.

Provide support for Detroit educators and school leaders.

If you are interested in applying for funding, please be aware that applications for the year will be accepted from January 1st through October 1st. Email us at with questions or concerns.

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