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Community Organizations in Detroit receive funding through The Citi Foundation and LISC to help train workers for growing job sectors

The Citi Foundation and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) today announced new funding through the Bridges to Career Opportunities initiative (Bridges) to help connect unemployed and underemployed Detroiters to good jobs in growth industries.

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Courtside with LAB Member Awenate Cobbina

When Cobbina relocated to Detroit, he was also looking for an opportunity to actively contribute to Detroit’s resurgence and have a positive impact on local communities. So when Detroit LISC Local Advisory Board (LAB) member Melanca Clark, President and CEO of Hudson-Weber Foundation, reached out to him and suggested he join the Detroit LISC ...

3.06.2019 -

Deatrianna Hawkins - A Rising Star

Detroit LISC bestowed its Youth Spirit of Community Award on Deatrianna Hawkins, a dynamic junior at Detroit’s Frank Cody High School. Hawkins truly embodies the values of this award and even at the young age of 15, she is making quite an impact on her community.