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.
See photos and videos from We the People of Detroit events.
The Michigan Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild honored Attorney Alice Jennings as 2015 Honoree and We the People of Detroit as 2015 Unsung Hero at its 76th Annual Dinner.
Please see the job postings from The Greening of Detroit and share with folk who are interested in working with green infrastructure. Next month they will start hiring over 80 youth from DPS for summer jobs. In February look for job postings for the urban agriculture department. http://www.greeningofdetroit.com/jobs JOBS In order to create a green, flourishing city,…
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