Lionel Bradford is president and executive director of The Greening of Detroit, a nonprofit devoted to creating sustainable growth for a healthy, urban community through trees, green spaces, food, education, training and job opportunities. Lionel has a bachelor’s degree in urban forestry from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and read more
Rev. Faith Fowler is both the pastor of Cass Community United Methodist Church and the Executive Director of Cass Community Social Services, a nonprofit agency that provides food, housing, medical/mental health and employment programs for people living in areas of concentrated poverty. She has held these positions since 1994. In addition to read more
Jarret Alan Schlaff is cultivator, engineer, and organizer (CEO) of Pingree Detroit, a worker-owned, community-based manufacturing company co-founded in January 2015. In Pingree’s Detroit workshop, Detroiters and U.S. veterans are paid a living wage to handcraft bags, urban utility boots, and accessories using luxury-grade leather upcycled from the American auto industry. Listen to Jarret Schlaff on read more
The leadership of UAW Local 163, based at their hall at 450 Merriman in Westland, visited the Samaritas Family Center at 30600 Michigan Avenue in Westland earlier this year as a potential partner for the homeless shelter. There, they found the common room at the shelter needed some attention and read more
Your People helped secure this article with Renewal, A Journal for Waldorf Education on behalf of our client, Detroit Waldorf School.
Your People secured this interview with WJBK Fox 2 Detroit on behalf of our client, Detroit Waldorf School.
Your People secured this interview with WDIV Channel 4 on behalf of our client, Samaritas. This November, Samaritas, through its adoption subsidiary, Lutheran Adoption Service (LAS), will finalize 18 long-awaited adoptions for mostly older children, sibling groups and children with special needs.
Your People secured this op-ed in Crain’s Detroit Business on behalf of our client, Progressive Mechanical, Inc.
Your People secured this interview on CW50 Street Beat on behalf of our client, One Earth Writing.
Your People partners with an organization to provide a one-time public relations campaign free-of-charge. Usually it’s because we believe in the mission, or we want to give a boost to an innovative startup or fledgling nonprofit. Our pro bono projects can be creating a PR plan or strategy, one media read more
LaTonia Walker is a lifelong resident of Detroit, MI. She is a Social Worker and Life Coach to women living in poverty and experiencing homelessness at a Detroit Shelter. She is also the founder and CEO of The Ladies League of Detroit, a women’s group for middle ground women that read more
Your People secured this interview with WXYZ on behalf of our client, Special Tree Rehabilitation. This segment focuses on Special Tree’s expo showcasing sports and recreational things people with spinal cord or brain injuries can do.