Mostly Cloudy   63.0F  |  Forecast »
Edit Module

Black Male Engagement in Detroit

Ten activists, community leaders recognized, awarded funding for projects

Photos courtesy of Knight Foundation

The Black Male Engagement initiative recently recognized 10 male activists in the city and is awarding them a combined $200,000 to fund their individual projects in an effort to strengthen Detroit. View photos to learn more about each man and his goal. 

Add your comment:
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit Module

More »New Content

'Indictment,' a Detroit tale of double identity, makes its theater debut

'Indictment,' a Detroit tale of double identity, makes its theater debut

The film from Dennis Reed II follows a man who's a loving father by day and a drug dealer by night.

Bookies Bar: Only one owner, no silent partnership, time to 'rebuild trust'

Bookies Bar: Only one owner, no silent partnership, time to 'rebuild trust'

Majority owner Jay Lambrecht says the views of his former business partner aren't his, but acknowledges the bar has work to do to make things right.

Headwrap Expo & Fashion Show returns to metro Detroit

Headwrap Expo & Fashion Show returns to metro Detroit

The event will include business workshops, an interfaith panel and hourly fashion shows.

WDIV anchor Carmen Harlan to retire next month

WDIV anchor Carmen Harlan to retire next month

The legendary journalist’s career has spanned four decades.