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6.21.2019 -

With courage and training, Anetha Walker takes a leap into a new career

Native Detroiter Anetha Walker’s story is one of courage, tenacity and fortitude in the face of adversity. Several years ago she was laid off from a school where she served as the Director of Student Services. Walker found similar positions, but most required a Master's degree. While pursuing a degree was not a ...

6.10.2019 -

A Tale of Commitment and Community

Dr. Shaun Nethercott is a community leader, trailblazer, playwright and oral storyteller…a true modern-day renaissance woman.

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.