Come join us in assembling food baskets for our Brightmoor neighbors on Saturday, April 13th at 8:00 a.m.! More details contact Pastor Semmeal Thomas at SemmealThomas@hotmail.com
Besides the invaluable and enriching experience gained by working with students that need help, the tutor receives hands-on experience that could be beneficial in furthering their career.
One time gifts, pledges, and commemorative gifts are all appreciated. You can also donate online.
There is a foundational need in our community for people who will set a positive example on work ethic, care of family, and understanding the sense of responsibility each of us has to our community.
Our infant mortality rate is 13.6%. We are one of the leading communities in diabetes, heart disease, and hypertension.
Brightmoor is an education desert. Over 7000 children live in Brightmoor, yet there are only two schools. The dropout rate is a staggering 35% while the national average is around 6%.
The poverty rate in Brightmoor is close to 35%. There is a segment of residents that live on less than $7000 annually which is 150% below the national poverty level. The home ownership rate in Detroit is only 46% compared to a national average of 63%.
Children and adult tutoring. College prep. Music/performing arts. Computer lab.
Health screening. Dental services. Healthy cooking classes.
Resume writing. Interview skills. Job/career placement.
Workshops on budgeting/saving, asset/debt management, and investment.