In this discussion, Digital Inclusion Program Manager Myka Burley talks with Margrit Allen, Executive Director of Urban Alliance Detroit and Elizabeth Lindsay, CEO of Urban Alliance on the connection between systemic racism and digital inequity, and how we’re working together to bridge the digital divide.
Rocket Central Senior Trainer Amy Wright loves volunteering, but her experience as a mentor for the Center for Success brought some uniquely joyful surprises.
The Rocket Community Fund recently renewed our partnership with Urban Alliance, providing new training and employment opportunities for DPSCD students.
Due to the impact of COVID-19, we’ve had to pivot in our summer youth employment strategy with our partners at Grow Detroit’s Young Talent.
DPSCD estimated that 90% of their K-12 students lacked devices and adequate internet access for distance learning. Here’s how we’re helping.