Community,Ideal Steel

Christian Perales Receives the Ric Gonzalez Scholarship

29 Nov , 2017  

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Ideal Steel’s Detroit Cristo Rey intern, Christian Perales, received the Ric Gonzalez Memorial Foundation Scholarship during the Thirteenth Annual Bocce Tournament on November 11th. Each year, the Ric Gonzalez Foundation offers scholarships to Hispanic high school seniors residing in the Southeast Michigan area. More…


Scarcyny Park Green Halloween

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Happy Halloween to all our readers!

Last weekend we celebrated Halloween with our annual Green Halloween! The Ideal family and Southwest Detroit community joined the festivities in Building C. The event also set up a haunted house for those who dared to walk through it. More…


Super Hero Sports Day

29 Sep , 2017  

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On Saturday September 23rd, Scarcyny Park hosted Super Hero Sports Day for our Ideal employee families and Southwest Detroit youth. Ideal Contracting’s Yesi Ramos kicked off the event by talking to the children about the different super heroes we have in our lives. More…


Summer Farewell

31 Aug , 2017  


As the summer winds down, it’s time to say goodbye to our interns! We have had such an amazing summer with them and we appreciate all of their hard work. This year, we had a total of 16 Ideal Group and Grow Detroit’s Young Talent interns. More…


Wildlife Habitats at Cadillac Gardens

30 Jun , 2017  


On Saturday, June 24, 2017, Cadillac Urban Gardens welcomed 24 new guests from The Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan to the garden’s manicured bins! More…


FIRST Robotics Build Season is On!

28 Feb , 2017  


FIRST Robotics build season is in full swing at DHDC’s Robotics Engineering Center of Detroit (RECD). 10 teams representing schools and communities across Detroit are hard at work getting their robots ready for competition.

On February 21st, mentors and guests gathered at the RECD center for the FIRST Robotics Competition Kickoff event. More…



31 Jan , 2017  


On Saturday, January 28, 2017 Cadillac Urban Gardens on Merritt, Keep Growing Detroit, Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision, and BuildOn Detroit hosted a community event for Detroit residents. Volunteers helped package cilantro and spinach seeds. More…


Coming Soon! Holy Redeemer STEM Classrooms

30 Dec , 2016  

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Holy Redeemer Grade School is excited to announce its newly renovated STEM Classrooms! Aiming to cultivate a deeper interest in STEM subjects for young students, the grand opening will take place on January 4, 2017 at 10:00 am. Inside both classrooms you will find 16 training tables, 4 Lego tables, new furniture, KNEX games and other educational game pieces. More…



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Congratulations to the Holy Redeemer Robotics Teams on placing 11th out of 30 teams at competition during the weekend of November 19, 2016 for their first competition. More…



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Scarcyny Park & Garden celebrated its 3rd Annual Green Halloween on Saturday, October 29. Linda Rhodes, Quicken Loans, and many others arrived early in the morning along with volunteers to set up an exciting day for the neighborhood children. This year Scarcyny featured a haunted house. The Haunted House included stations such as, the Mad Scientist Room, the Skeleton Room, the Witch Room, the Ghost Room, and a Haunted Ballroom. Once the children made it to the to the end of the haunted house, they each received a pumpkin to paint and take home. Over 60 children came to this years Green Halloween!! Thank you!  More…