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Upcoming Events

    Cody Rouge Networking for Change Community Luncheon
    Date: August 9, 2014
    Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm
    Karas House
    23623 Plymouth Road
    Redford, MI 48239

    Osborn Networking for Change Community Luncheon
    Date: August 16, 2014
    Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm
    American Serbian Memorial

    Presidents' Dinner
    Date: November 6, 2014
    Location: Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History


    The Obama Administration Announces 2011 Promise Neighborhoods Grant Winners for FY-2012

    "20 Communities Secure Funding to Plan, Implement Cradle-to-Career Education Model"

    Congratulations to the Detroit Promise Neighborhoods 2011 Planning Grant Recipient: Detroit Clark Park/Osborn Promise Neighborhoods. Black Family Development is the lead agency for Detroit's Promise Neighborhoods.

Overrepresentation of Children of Color in Michigan's Child Welfare System: How You Can Make A Difference

Below find the powerpoint presentations from Alice G. Thompson, CEO of Black Family Development, Inc And Robert M. Ortega, MSW, Ph.D. University of Michigan School of Social Work

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"Overrepresentation in Child Welfare: Areas of Divergence and Convergence" presented by Robert M. Ortega, MSW, Ph.D. University of Michigan School of Social Work, at the Conference on "Overrepresentation of Children of Color in Michigan's Child Welfare System: How You Can Make A Difference" April 22, 2010.