Support the development of career path green jobs for low-income residents in Los Angeles and disseminate lessons learned for application and possible replication in Michigan, Mississippi, and New Mexico
Close the racial wealth gap by developing a comprehensive, transformative policy agenda at the federal level while also working with state coalitions to take race into account in their asset building efforts
Ready for School collaborates with community organizations, school districts and other stakeholders to engage and inform parents about early childhood education and to expand early learning opportunities.
Launched in 2009, the Double Up Food Bucks program has grown from five farmer’s markets in Detroit to more than 150 locations throughout Michigan, including grocery stores, food stands and mobile food trucks.
Since 2009, more than $3.7 million in Double Up Food Bucks have been spent at food retail locations in Michigan. The program helps SNAP recipients double their food dollars on fresh, locally-grown produce.