Why is it good to be part of Brightmoor?

Neighborhood Planning Process– Restore the ‘Moor is our neighborhood planning process. We have a lot of vacant land in Brightmoor, but how do we make it an asset? Let’s clean it up get it into the hands of responsible owners and even create new jobs.  Contact: Joe Rashid at jrashid@brightmooralliance.org or 313-575-7014

Community Connections Grant Program: Get up to 5k in grants for children centered initiatives in the neighborhood.  Contact: Lisa Leverette- 313-782-4042

Community meetings:  Every 3rd Thursday at the Brightmoor Community Center. Contact: Joe Rashid at jrashid@brightmooralliance.org or 313-575-7014

Brightmoor SOUP:  at  St. Christines Food Pantry. Contact:  Ora Williams at ora.w@sbcglobal.net

Business Development:  The Brightmoor Alliance has partnered with TechTown Detroit to do economic development in the neighborhood.  Contact: Ted Jones at swotcity@techtowndetroit.org or 313-759-9593

Present! in Brightmoor:  This school attendance initiative that aims to have 100 percent of Brightmoor students in school  97 percent of the time.  Contact: Bakari Wallace at Bwallace@brightmooralliance.org

Brightmoor Youth Experience:  Youth field trips that get youth ages 10-24 out of the neighborhood, experiencing new sights around the metro area.  Contact: Aaron Vinson at 313-469-5222

Property Ownership Help:  Trying to find out who owns a particular property? Contact: Joe Rashid at jrashid@brightmooralliance.org or 313-575-7014

Block Club Development:  Do you want to get active in your area but don’t know how?  Work with our Community Engagement Specialist to get more involved in your community!  Contact: Joe Rashid at jrashid@brightmooralliance.org or 313-575-7014