As the Rock Family of Companies has grown, we have created enormous opportunity in our home communities. To ensure this opportunity is equitable and serving the entire community, we are committed to making strategic investments in education, job training and entrepreneurship.
Education and Employment
The goal of the education and employment team is to strengthen the education ecosystem to enhance equitable opportunities for residents and small businesses in order to build economic growth and prosperity.
The goal of the entrepreneurship team is to elevate Detroit as a destination for small businesses and high growth startups by deploying capital and supportive resources.
The Rocket Community Fund and Human-I-T are working together to bridge the digital divide in Detroit.
The Rocket Mortgage Detroit Demo Day 2021 winners were announced, awarding winning businesses a share of $1M in funding.
Guest Post: Urban Alliance Partnership Supports Equitable Growth Opportunities for Detroit’s Young Talent
In this guest post, Executive Director of Detroit’s Urban Alliance Margrit Allen illustrates how our partnership supports equitable growth opportunities for Detroit’s young talent.