In the Media

Detroit veteran works to help his neighborhood see itself differently

May 20, 2019

Model D visits past Working with Lots grantee Ron Matten during the 2019 Motor City Makeover. Click to read the full article.

25 Detroit Brand Stars Who Are Defining a New Era for the City

May 15, 2019

DFC's Excutive Director, Anika Goss, was featured as one of Adweek's 25 Detroit Brand Stars "who represent the talent and tireless passion that the business and nonprofit sectors bring to bear for the city each day."

A prescription for breaking down barriers to equitable growth

May 6, 2019

An opinion piece by Crain’s Business Detroit discusses equitable growth in Detroit and mentions DFC’s “Growing Detroit’s African-American Middle-Class” report.   Read the full article here.

Building Black Wealth — Racial Disparities in Wealth Across American Society

May 6, 2019

DFC's Executive Director, Anika Goss, joins a panel at the AtlanticLIVE panel to discuss racial disparities in wealth across American society.

Editorial: Detroit leaders need corporations to invest in neighborhoods

May 6, 2019

DFC's "Growing Detroit's African American Middle Class" report is mentioned in a Fox 2 Detroit segment covering the Strategic Neighborhood Fund.

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Growing Detroit's African-American Middle Class

A deep dive look into the growth, attraction & retention of the middle-class households.
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