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Focus: HOPE

Detroit, MI | http://www.focushope.edu
Joined in January 1997

About Us

"Recognizing the dignity and beauty of every person, we pledge intelligent and practical action to overcome racism, poverty and injustice. And to build a metropolitan community where all people may live in freedom, harmony, trust and affection. Black and white, yellow, brown and red from Detroit and its suburbs of every economic status, national origin and religious persuasion we join in this covenant."

-Adopted March 8, 1968


Programs and Services

Below is an overview of Focus: HOPE's three main program areas. For a complete listing of volunteer opportunities please visit our Volunteer webpage


Food Program:

This Federally funded program provides Supplemental Food Boxes to more than 45,000 senior citizens a month in four different counties: Washtenaw, Wayne, Oakland and Macomb. Learn More

Workforce Development & Job Education:

Program has helped more than 12,000 men and women establish successful careers. Programs and classes focus on STEM education and prepares individuals for jobs in Manufacturing, Engineering and Information Technology. Learn More


Community Development- HOPE Village Initiative:

HOPE Village Initiative (HVI) aims to ensure the by 2031, 100% of the residents living within the 100 block area neighborhood, will be educationally well-prepared, economically self-sufficient, and living in a safe and supportive environment. Learn More

"Recognizing the dignity and beauty of every person, we pledge intelligent and practical action to overcome racism, poverty and injustice. And to build a metropolitan community where all people may live in freedom, harmony, trust and…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Poverty
  • Volunteering

Location

  • 1200 Oakman Boulevard
    Detroit, MI 48238

Current listings by Focus: HOPE

Volunteer OpportunitiesLocationDate Posted
VISTA Leader and Engagement CoordinatorDetroit, MIOctober 15, 2019
Focus HOPE: Workforce Development & Education MemberDetroit, MIJuly 16, 2019
Focus HOPE: Generation of Promise Support CoordinatorDetroit, MIJune 12, 2019
Grant Researcher and Development StrategistDetroit, MIMay 21, 2019
Focus HOPE: Development and Research AssociateDetroit, MIMay 15, 2019
AmeriCorps VISTA Summer AssociatesDetroit, MIApril 25, 2019

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