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Jul 23, 2021
Posted by Chelsie Thompson
Co-written by Chelsie Thompson
Challenge #5 took a fun, unique turn, where we as fellows had to find our own nonprofit. Sydney, Emi, Maddie, Andrea, and I wanted to… Read more
Jul 8, 2021
by Rieanna Stewart
How do you prioritize work-life balance and self-care? Do you find that you make enough time for rest in your life? What do sustainability and… Read more
Jul 4, 2021
Posted by Francisco Ramirez Rueda
Co-written by Francisco Ramirez Rueda
I had just graduated with my master's degree in Education Leadership and Policy from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor when Challenge Detroit opened its… Read more
Jul 1, 2021
by Sabrina Fergerson
What do you like to do during the nice summer days?  Do you bbq, go to the pool, or travel?  Regardless, if you are doing… Read more
Jun 30, 2021
Posted by Madeline Miller
Co-written by Madeline Miller
Textile recycling is the process of recovering, then reusing or repurposing textile material into useful products. This practice reduces landfill waste, reduces greenhouse gas emissions… Read more
Jun 30, 2021
Posted by Dorothy Smith
Co-written by Dorothy Smith
A couple of months ago I was asked to give a speech honoring someone who has an impact on my life and the lives of… Read more
Jun 30, 2021
Posted by Andrea Daldin
Co-written by Andrea Daldin
Contrary to popular belief Michigan lake life can be a year round affair. You can enjoy the magnificent Great Lake views all four seasons. The… Read more
Jun 29, 2021
Posted by Jocelyn Moss
Co-written by Jocelyn Moss
Just Show Up! We need others and others need you. Needless to say, Challenge Detroit has definitely open my eyes to the things that were… Read more
Jun 26, 2021
Posted by Paige O'Riordan
Co-written by Paige O'Riordan
When you go for a bike ride in Detroit, you’re taking part in a long history. The first recorded bike ride in Detroit was taken… Read more
Jun 21, 2021
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Jocelyn Moss is a 2020-2021 Fellow. She hails from Plainfield, New Jersey but has called Detroit home for many years. She has lived on both… Read more