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Jun 7, 2021
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Andrea Daldin is a 2020-2021 Fellow. She hails from Rochester, Michigan and has a background in Sociology. Teaching my students how to care for and… Read more
Jun 1, 2021
by Hannah Morris
June 20, 2021 marks the first day of Summer - and after two years of navigating life amidst a global pandemic and massive injustices -… Read more
May 26, 2021
Posted by Shelley Danner
Co-written by webteam
For our fourth challenge of the 2020-2021 program year, we collaborated with nonprofit Detroit Phoenix Center (DPC) addressing the topic of youth homelessness and poverty.… Read more
May 17, 2021
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Chelsie "Phancie" Thompson is a 2020-2021 Fellow. Chelsie is a native Detroiter and has a background in international studies, sociology and education. Tell us about… Read more
May 9, 2021
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Erica Murray is a 2020-2021 Fellow. She grew up in both Detroit and Redford, Michigan and has backgrounds in Public Administration & Nonprofits. Tell us… Read more
May 7, 2021
Posted by Vishnu Venugopal
Co-written by Vishnu Venugopal
There’s a moment I often reference of Nipsey Hussle and Gary Vaynerchuk speaking to how our world is changing. Nip cites his source (Michio Kaku)… Read more
May 3, 2021
Posted by Erica Murray
Co-written by Erica Murray
Have you ever been wrapped up in a book or a project you truly enjoyed? I know I have. I’m currently stuck in a loop.… Read more
May 3, 2021
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Sydney Thomas is a 2020-2021 Challenge Detroit Fellow. Sydney grew up in Hartland, Michigan and has a background in Environmental and Plant Biology, as well… Read more
May 1, 2021
by Triniti Watson
Are you a leader who finds fulfillment in community engagement? Are your favorite moments when you can share space with the communities you serve? If… Read more
May 1, 2021
Posted by Vanessa Vela
Co-written by Vanessa Vela
Have you always known what you wanted to be growing up? As children we are always asked; what do you want to be when you… Read more