Our motto is “Stay ready, so you don’t have to get ready!” We work daily to Engage, Educate and Empower our members and the Pontiac community, through training and workshops, to be proactive in the fight against social injustice; and, advocate for public policy for ALL!!
We educate individuals around the importance of striving toward equity and equal opportunity, and social and economic justice in our community. We lobby on policy campaigns, including but not limited to: Earned Paid Sick Time, One Fair Wage, Pontiac Youth Recreation Millage, Pontiac School District Sinking Fund Millage and Michigan Education Justice Coalition.
We work with established companies and organizations in the Pontiac area to reach individuals that are aspiring entrepreneurs; or, existing entrepreneurs in need of resources and training to launch or grow their small business.
We provide activity enrichment through arts, health, education, sports, community surveys and resident leadership training. We also promote advocacy and activism regarding policies that impact our students, including the 3rd grade reading law; and, parent organization around education, with a focus on full and fair funding for all schools.