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Tubman Graduates: Sarah Craft, Michigan Municipal League

Posted on Oct 13, 2014

What did you learn while working at Harriet Tubman Center that you use in your current position? I feel like I learned so many of skills while helping run YOUTH VOICE and helping start chapters across the...

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Unloading My Service Year: Graduation Reflection

Posted on Oct 13, 2014

After serving at Harriet Tubman Center for the past year, Raven Martin reflects on her experience as a Public Ally working to create engaging communications content and maintain the Tubman database. By Raven...

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DCG Welcomes New Members to Planning Committee

Posted on Oct 13, 2014

As Harriet Tubman Center continues to build a powerful network of clergy and...

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Congregations and Unions: Together We Are Stronger

Posted on Oct 13, 2014

As civic deterioration continues, we’ve got to figure out how to do something together, or else soon, none of us will be able to do anything at all. Unions are good at organizing. Churches are good at listening. Workers are good at building things. Congregations are good at caring for people. That sounds like a recipe for some kind of partnership.

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Package of Human Trafficking Bills Head to Governor

Posted on Oct 13, 2014

A package of victim-centered legislation around human trafficking is heading...

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August Newsletter

Posted on Aug 18, 2014

YOUTH VOICE talks with Detroit Police Commissioners; Rev. William Barber speaks to MCC clergy; ‘Build Transit. Build Business.’ summit coming in November; See what we’ve been up to!

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MCC Invites Clergy to lunch with Rev. Dr. William Barber

Posted on Aug 13, 2014

Community Organizing Luncheon with Rev. Dr. William Barber Friday, August 22,...

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Project WHAT! To Give Voice to Youth with Incarcerated Parents – Public News Service MI

Posted on Aug 7, 2014

(See/Hear the original story here) DETROIT – Tens of thousands of kids...

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MCC Looks to Other Transit Systems for Hope; Plans Second Summit for Fall

Posted on Jul 1, 2014

MCC looks forward to their next summit – Build Transit. Build Business. – and reflects on some cities that invest heavily in their transit.

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Together We Gather: Rev. Cunningham of Detroit Clergy Gathering

Posted on Jun 25, 2014

As Harriet Tubman Center continues to build a powerful network of clergy and congregations at the Detroit, Metro Detroit and Statewide levels, we are interviewing clergy and lay leaders about their reasons for getting involved in organizing and what they are getting out of it. We are calling this series “Together We Gather.”

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YOUTH VOICE Welcomes Summer Interns

Posted on Jun 20, 2014

YOUTH VOICE, a project of Harriet Tubman Center, welcomes five new summer...

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Leadership Corner: Rev. Louise Ott, RTA Citizens Advisory Council & Chair MCC’s Transportation Taskforce

Posted on Jun 12, 2014

“The wonder of God’s grace is that we are lead where we did not plan to go…”

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DCG Welcomes New Lead Organizer and Begins Work in Southwest Detroit

Posted on Jun 12, 2014

The Planning Committee of Detroit Clergy Gathering gathered 25 Detroit Pastors (plus nearly 30 lay leaders) at their monthly gathering May 27. They learned about J-O-B-S for Detroiters in conversation with special guest, Chief Counsel for AFSCME, Mr. Herbert Sanders. And they introduced Brian Ellison as the new Lead Organizer for Detroit Clergy Gathering.

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