We the People of Detroit promotes community coalition building and provides mechanisms and vehicles intended to inform, train and mobilize the residents of Detroit to improve their quality of life.
We the People of Detroit (WPD) was co-founded by Chris Griffith, Aurora Harris, Monica Lewis-Patrick, Cecily McClellan and Debra Taylor. WPD is a grassroots organization founded in 2008 and grew out of citizens who fought against the Mayoral Takeover of Detroit Public Schools in 2008/09.
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By Shea Howell April 19, 2015 The water crisis is accelerating. Access to safe, clean water is becoming difficult around the country. All signs are that situation will get worse before it gets better. Detroit faces as many as 30,000 residential shut offs this summer. Flint water is undrinkable and makes residents sick. Hamtramck and Highland…
New Detroit Inc. is offering the Minority Small Business Education Series to small businesses operating in low to moderate income neighborhoods. See the flyer below for full details: Download a pdf of the flyer here: 2015 Minority Small Business Education Series Flyer