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Civic Park Construction Program

Urban Renaissance Center

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Restoring Community Vitality
  • Grant Amount $40,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2017–May 31, 2017
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This grant will support the Urban Renaissance Center to develop its workforce development Civic Park Construction Program. The grantee is a faith-based nonprofit organization established by Joy Tabernacle Church with a mission to provide Flint’s young men with employment training, work experience, job security, and holistic wraparound services. The goal of the Civic Park Construction Program is to provide residents with the necessary skills and training to rehabilitate two structures in Civic Park and have them brought up to building code occupancy standards.