Feature Story Approximately 80,000 children 8 and under live in Detroit. More than 60% of those 5 and under live in poverty.

Hope Starts Here puts Detroit's young children first

In The News The Genesee Early College Robotics Team 'TESLA' placed 85th with 153 ranking points at the FIRST® in Michigan State Championship this month.
Feature Story Teacher helping child at NEST Child Care and Parent Institute in Detroit.
In The News Consumers Energy is creating new work opportunities for Flint and Jackson residents with the launch of its new Workforce Development Program initiative
Feature Story Rogen poses for a picture at Garden of Dreams Preschool in Battle Creek.
In The News On Sunday, March 17, Sisters Supporting Sisters will hold its 'Phenomenal Woman' celebration at the UAW Local 651 in Flint.
Feature Story Flint native Dr. Quani Burnett is the founder and CEO of Soft Rows, a “culturally-inclusive, high-performing hair care on a mission to prioritize, not tokenize, texture-rich hair.”
Feature Story Nontraditional developers are looking at bringing solutions to the missing middle.

What’s next for housing in Kent and Ottawa counties

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Why preschoolers living with autism benefit from early education

Feature Story Apartments for individuals and couples help address the housing shortage but more housing is needed for families, as well.
In The News Dr. Omari Young recently joined the Community Foundation of Greater Flint's Board of Trustees to expand his engagement with the greater Flint community.
Feature Story Most of Michigan’s counties having childcare deserts, areas that have three or more families competing for one available childcare slot.