CBMA City

Detroit, MI

 
95
 City Scorecard
Total Population

721,459

Black Male Population

274,706

CBMA Membership

3 Individuals

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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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10.12.2017

CBMA and Education Post Launch "Black Male Educators Speak"

As part of October's "Black Male Re-Imagined Month," CBMA, in partnership with Education Post, has launched Black Male Educators Speak, a new video series focusing on the stories of four Black male teachers in four different cities and exploring the innovative teaching methods they use to engage Black students.