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Co.act Detroit awards $1.4 million in pilot round of funding

July 22, 2020

Crain’s Detroit Business announces Co.Act’s 2020 grants to fund pilot programs. Among the grantees is DFC’s Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact convening of 80 public, private, nonprofit and philanthropic stakeholders to work together to strengthen the single-family housing delivery system. Click here to read the full article.

Small businesses get support with the introduction of the BIG Series

July 7, 2020

The HUB Flint mentions data from the “Entrepreneurship & Economic Opportunity in Detroit: Perceptions and Possibilities” report as part of the Inter-Faith Small Business Alliance’s new webinar series announcement. Click here to read the full article.

Detroit Future City Releases Report Outlining Detroit’s Challenges, In And Beyond COVID-19

July 6, 2020

The Michigan Chronicle details DFC’s “COVID-19: Future Resilience Demands Greater Equity Today” special research report in its daily news coverage. Click here to read the full article.

Detroit Future City Appoints Director to Run its Center for Equity, Engagement and Research

July 2, 2020

Corp! Magazine announces Ashley Clark’s announcement in its digital Break Room. Click here to read the full article.

HELP WANTED: DFC is Seeking an Administrative Assistant

June 25, 2020

Detroit Future City (DFC) is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant for immediate hire. The Administrative Assistant will assist in the efficient operation of DFC, such as greeting office visitors and callers, coordinating the Executive Director’s calendar, and assisting with a variety of administrative tasks. This position is full time and includes benefits with a competitive […]

Detroit Future City Reaches 50-Grantee Milestone for Vacant Land Revitalization

June 22, 2020

This year, Detroit Future City (DFC) will award over $50,000 in grants to eight Detroit-based organizations to support transforming vacant Detroit land into well-maintained landscapes. Since beginning its Working with Lots Program in 2016, DFC has awarded grants to 50 different organizations, including this year’s grantees. The Working with Lots program provides technical assistance, education […]

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