Our beautiful circle of practitioners rooted in Detroit

Community Care Spaces for Detroiters

In this time of great change and collective grief, we need community spaces to heal. We gather to offer free, accessible healing spaces for grassroots Detroit groups, and to deepen our relationships with communities.

NEEDS: $0 of 8,150

TimeBank Trips!

Build community connections through fun experiences like group bike rides, going to a cider mill, blueberry picking, a Belle Isle Beach party, and Kayak Tour.

NEEDS: $0 of 960 + Volunteers

Technology for Summer Reading Program!

6-week Summer Reading Program Targeting Pre-K -4th Grade Students Using Kumon Curriculum and Technology to Help Prevent Summer Learning Loss and Promote Reading Growth.  

NEEDS: $0 of 8,626

Youth Self Care

Providing resources and activities for social and emotional support for children and families.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,012 + Volunteers
Tree Planting at Bailey Park with Greening of Detroit

Mcdougall-Hunt Beautification Day

Help make our neighborhood shine. We've got an army of volunteers who want to lend a hand to McDougall-Hunt residents to help beautify our neighborhood and complete small outdoor home repair projects.  

NEEDS: $0 of 7,514 + Volunteers
Kids Voices Matter

Keeping Kids Safe On and Off Line!

Kids Voices Matter program provides prevention education to give kids the necessary tools to keep them safe on and off line!

NEEDS: $0 of 4,040

Sofa Stories: OUTside

A community arts project using live theatre and digital media to amplify the stories of young LGBTQ+ Detroiters who have experienced homelessness or housing insecurity.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 6,639 + Volunteers

Fiesta Detroit Cinco De Mayo Cultural Festival

This Celebration is focused on the Latinx millennial & Gen Z community consisting of over 40 participating artists, community organizations, & performers to celebrate this cultural holiday. 

NEEDS: $0 of 8,125

Stronger and More Resilient

La Casa Guadalupana promotes family literacy, adult education, work force prep and tutoring in southwest Detroit and positively impacts the lives of immigrant adults and children.

NEEDS: $0 of 11,391
Griot Jamon Jordan speaking on one of the BBSV porches

Black Bottom Street View

BBSV makes history visible through sharing community histories and amplifying the legacy and continuing impact of Black Bottom.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,983

Motor City Mobile Wellness

Please join us in bringing Motor City Mobile Wellness directly to people, family and communities in Detroit, who deserve compassionate healing support and safer responses.

NEEDS: $0 of 8,252

Joy, The Project

A Living Archive of African Atlantic Agriculture and Foodways

NEEDS: $0 of 21,739 + Volunteers

1st Annual Halloween Hunt for the Youth

Halloween  has been around a very long time I came up with a Halloween  Hunt where children can be safe while having fun Trick a Treating in a different  way!

NEEDS: $0 of 4,350

CHILDREN ARE OUR FUTURE

Children are our future, voting is very essential for our children's future. Our children have suffered so much due to a Pandemic and the media negativity, bullying, violence, etc. Let's keep them focused!

NEEDS: $0 of 2,826

Brightmoor Pollinator Art Museum Phase 1

Detroit Hives is expanding its current Brightmoor Pollinator Habitat to provide it's first bee art museum center for the Brightmoor Community.   

NEEDS: $0 of 8,122 + Volunteers

Building Central Woodward-Phase 1

Please support the development of a walkable  eco-friendly community and business hub---Pingree Row!

NEEDS: $0 of 5,920 + Volunteers

SWFest

The inagural SWFest 2021 is a FREE large scale music and art festival taking place at the historic Senate Theater in Southwest Detroit.

NEEDS: $0 of 8,486
Tabby cat in a live trap

Catching Community Cats

Improving the quality of life for Detroit residents and cats through trap, neuter, and release

NEEDS: $0 of 2,080 + Volunteers

Unity House

The Unity House "tiny community center" is a platform for local creativity, tailored youth programming, and work-force development.

NEEDS: $0 of 20,915 + Volunteers
Underground Music Academy

Underground Music Academy

We're raising funds for a Detroit based community music hub called Underground Music Academy. Our aim is to build the future leaders of independent electronic music. 

NEEDS: $0 of 25,000 + Volunteers
M with violin

Support music in the city

The Detroit Suzuki Academy of Music is raising money to support new instruments and violin classes in Detroit. 

NEEDS: $0 of 4,182
Tutors from Wayne State University

Against All Odds

La Casa Guadalupana promotes family literacy, adult education, work force prep and tutoring in southwest Detroit and positively impacts the lives of immigrant adults and children.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 10,861
Underground Music Academy

Underground Music Academy

We're raising funds for a Detroit based community music hub called Underground Music Academy. Our aim is to build the future leaders of independent electronic music. 

NEEDS: $0 of 25,809 + Volunteers
two brown hands holding a small sign that says "Love Letters to Black Folx" on a floral background

Love Letters to Black Folx

Support us in creating this movement to conjure joy, hope, rest and rejuvenation for Black people.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,098 + Volunteers

Youth-Driven Community Center

Help the Congress of Communities Youth Council members build a Community Center in southwest Detroit! ¡Ayuda a los jóvenes de Congreso de Comunidades construir un centro de comunidades en southwest Detroit!

NEEDS: $0 of 13,252

Color in Cascardo Coloring Book

This project is to bring comfort and healing to front line workers, educators and people in our community during the covid-19 pandemic by offering a unique coloring book of original, imaginative and inspiring designs.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,230
EcoWorks student Janette Flores at the Paris climate negotiations (2015)

Net Zero For All, Starting Today (F.A.S.T.)

Net Zero F.A.S.T. is a regional initiative to unite neighborhoods, schools, organizations, businesses, and municipalities in the effort to combat climate change and create a vibrant, equitable, resilient future.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,458 + Volunteers

#TipTheScales at the Belle Isle Aquarium

The Belle Isle Aquarium is a beloved cultural asset left vulnerable to an uncertain future during this challenging time. We need your to help to #TipTheScales!

NEEDS: $0 of 5,130

Auntie Na's Village - Pandemic Food Delivery Program

We are providing Free Food Boxes to the doorstep of over 200 families in Detroit weekly during the Covid-19 Pandemic. Our Nutrition Program is currently providing food for 1 in 1000 Detroiters.

NEEDS: $0 of 25,000 + Volunteers
Delicata squash

Local Food Delivery for Seniors & Veterans

Veterans and seniors are one of the most vulnerable populations during the time of this novel Coronoavirus (Covid-19) and we want to make sure they receive the highest quality food during this time.

NEEDS: $0 of 6,316 + Volunteers

BEE WELL Care Package

Providing over 100 families with basic essentials 

NEEDS: $0 of 4,908 + Volunteers

KAN Cultural Center & Literacy Hub

We are creating a Literacy Hub where youth & adults have access to creative writing classes, books, publishing opportunities, residencies & a space to light up the open mic.

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 23,411 + Volunteers

Sofa Stories - Detroit

A participatory theatre experience that aims to amplify the stories of young Detroiters who have experienced homelessness or housing insecurity and have resorted to couch-surfing as a means to survive.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,246

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