HELP WANTED: AmeriCorps Member for Summer 2020

DFC and Local Initiatives Support Corporation are seeking an AmeriCorps member to serve as a Community Engagement Specialist for the Summer 2020 season.

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See what's new with the Center for Equity, Engagement & Research

Since our January launch, we've been working diligently to build connections for collaboration. Our latest newsletter details how to get involved.

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The Working with Lots Workshop Series is Back!

From lot acquisition to gardening techniques, anyone can learn all things vacant Detroit land revitalization.

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Introducing the Detroit Green Stormwater Infrastructure Workforce Assessment

This report examines the existing and projected market for jobs related to green stormwater infrastructure in the Detroit region. The report investigates the potential for the jobs identified to be filled by Detroiters, specifically low-income and underserved populations.

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Through the shared vision of the Strategic Framework, Detroit Future City (DFC) is committed to advancing the quality of life for all Detroiters.
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Growing Detroit’s African-American Middle Class

Detroit Future City’s (DFC) report “Growing Detroit’s African American Middle Class” builds off of previous work in “139 Square Miles” Detroit Future City takes a deep dive look into the African American middle class in Detroit. In this report, we focus on the people, place and economy in Detroit and the region as well as the Growth, Attraction and Retention of the Middle Class and African American middle-class households in Detroit.

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