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Improving Outcomes for Out-of-School Youth in Michigan

City Connect Detroit

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Success Beyond High School
  • Grant Amount $100,000
  • Grant Period September 1, 2009–February 28, 2011
  • Location Detroit, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Detroit

About this grant

This grant will enable City Connect Detroit to continue to support a citywide partnership aimed at improving the educational supports and opportunities for out-of-school youth. Through this project, the grantee has led and convened a partnership of stakeholders in building a framework that addresses the issue of dropouts and disconnected youth in Detroit. During the next stage of this project, the grantee will deepen its work and continue to develop partnerships with key stakeholders in building local capacity to develop and implement strategies that ensure out-of-school youth have a chance to earn a diploma.