Recommendations for Action: My Brother's Keeper Detroit

Monday, September 28, 2015

Responding to President Obama's My Brother's Keeper Community Challenge, more than 100 leaders from Detroit's civic, corporate, and philanthropic communities came together to develop a plan of action to support young men of color in Detroit's new economy. While Detroit's rebirth is happening, many young men of color in Detroit remain trapped by circumstance. This report includes recommendations for action and outlines five goals for the program:

  1. All boys of color enter school cognitively, physically, socailly and emotionally ready
  2. All boys of color are present, participating, and progressing in school
  3. All young men of color are prepared for career success
  4. All men of color are present, participating, and progressing in the new economy
  5. All boys and men of color are supported in a community that is rapidy building capacity

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