CBMA City

Detroit, MI

 
95
 City Scorecard
Total Population

721,459

Black Male Population

274,706

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About Detroit

The Motor City boasts a significant presence of national initiatives supporting Black men and boys, with representation of 11 of the 14 initiatives as measured by the BMA City Index. 

Detroit is home to over 228 CBMA individual members committed to improving the life outcomes of Black men and boys, including 2014 Black Male Achievement Innovator Don Bosco Hall, Inc. and 2016 BMA Innovators Detroit Black Community Food Security Network, Detroit Parent Network, Green Door Initiative, Neighborhood Service Organization-Youth Initiatives Project, and The Yunion. 

Detroit is also a key city of the national BMe Community. Detroit demonstrates a dedicated city-led commitment to work on behalf of Black men and boys via its initiative Task Force on Black Male Engagement. As a result of these commitments and history of work on the ground, Detroit scored 95 out of 100 points for its efforts on behalf of Black men and boys.


Detroit demonstrates a dedicated city-led commitment to work on behalf of Black men and boys via its initiative Task Force on Black Male Engagement.

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blog Youth Development
02.10.2017

Member Spotlight: Emmet Mitchell

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blog Capacity Building
02.08.2017

Chris Rutherford Joins the CBMA Team

In exciting news, CBMA is proud to announce that we have officially opened up a new office in the City of Detroit! Given the critical BMA work happening in Detroit (which earned the top