Phase Two: 2018

The Core Partners  - CDAD, LTU and MNA are ready to move forward!

The Advisory Council had their first meeting of 2018 in March.

Eight Task Forces - Vision and Value Task Force, Success Framework Task Force, Defining Neighborhoods Task Force, Intermediary System Task Force, City Partnership Task Force, System Capitalization Task Force, Tax Credit Incentives Task Force and Career Pipeline Task Force -  have been created to replace the four planning teams.  Task force members can be found here.

To support the work of these task forces, we are continuing to engage the following outstanding local and national firms, bringing a robust array of expertise:

- The Corporation for a Skilled Workforce
- The JFM Consulting Group
- The McMillion Group
- ProSeeds and GoalTrac
- Southeast Michigan Community Learning Partnership
- Urban Ventures in association with Lamar Wilson Associates

And are pleased to add:

- Good Done Daily


In addition to the 140 stakeholders from Phase One and Phase Two (2017), we are pleased to add these additional stakeholders, and always welcome more:


- Popps Packing
- Corktown Community Organization
- North Corktown Neighborhood Association

- Neighbors Building Brightmoor
- 15th Street Block Club Association
- Redford Brightmoor Initiative

- New Hope CDC
- Islamic Center of North Detroit

- O'Hair Park Community Organization
- Northend Woodward Community Coalition
- Morningside Neighborhood Association
- Amandla CDC

- Jefferson East, Inc.
-Canfield Alliance Network
- 3 Mile Block Club
- Euclid Street Block Club

- Mt Elliott Community Association
- City Airport Renaissance Association
- Virginia Park Block Club
- Philadelphia Street Block Club
- Community Association for New Center Area

- Bedford Block Club
- Binder Street Block Club/Farwell Community Association

We are grateful to our continuing Phase Two Funding Partners:

 

A Special Thanks to DTE Energy for loaning us the invaluable staff services of Angela Wade.


2017 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT NATIONAL SCAN REPORTS


BECDD STAKEHOLDER FOCUS GROUP REPORTS


STUDY TRIP REPORTS

 


BECDD EVENT PHOTOS AND REPORTS

SUMMER 2018 REAL CHANGE, REAL TALK AT EASTERN MARKET

DISCUSSION TOPIC: WHAT DO WE DO WITH ALL THE VACANT LAND IN DETROIT?

Photo Credit: Karlest Ford


SECOND REAL CHANGE, REAL TALK OF 2018 IN DISTRICT 6 AT EL NACIMIENTO

DISCUSSION TOPIC: WHAT'S UP WITH THE 'G' IN THE 'D?: A DISCUSSION ON HOW GENTRIFICATION IS AFFECTING DETROIT'S NEIGHBORHOODS

Photo Credit: Karlest Ford

the first Real Change, Real Talk of 2018 in District 5 AT HATTIE's PLACE


DISCUSSION TOPIC: EQUITABLE DEVELOPMENT: WHAT DOES THAT REALLY MEAN FOR OUR NEIGHBORHOODS?

Photo Credit: Karlest Ford


BECDD IN ACTION

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City Partnership Task Force brainstorming rules of engagement and partnership opportunities between community development and the City of Detroit on April 6, 2018.

 Defining Neighborhoods Task Force reviewing draft maps of CDO coverage and potential neighborhood boundary lines.

Defining Neighborhoods Task Force reviewing draft maps of CDO coverage and potential neighborhood boundary lines.

 Success Framework Task Force discussing the preliminary framework for a Detroit "Neighborhood Vitality Progress" Index on April 5, 2018.

Success Framework Task Force discussing the preliminary framework for a Detroit "Neighborhood Vitality Progress" Index on April 5, 2018.

 Advisory Council at their first meeting of 2018.

Advisory Council at their first meeting of 2018.

Success Framework Task Force at their first meeting of 2018.

 Defining Neighborhoods Task Force at their first meeting of 2018.

Defining Neighborhoods Task Force at their first meeting of 2018.

 Leadership Pipeline Task Force at their first meeting of 2018.

Leadership Pipeline Task Force at their first meeting of 2018.