Community,Ideal Group

DIA Away

29 Oct , 2014  


On Saturday, October 25th, Southwest Detroit Family day hosted the new DIA Away. The event took place at Scarcyny Park and included many fun family activities included bobbing for apples, face painting, pumpkin painting, a haze maze, sack races and even a piñata! The community and guests were given a tour of the DIA Away trailer, allowing guests to discover the ideas behind the art. More…


GM Cares Week in Southwest Detroit

28 Aug , 2014  


General Motors sponsors GM Cares Week in Southwest Detroit September 8-12. GM volunteers are focusing on a street clean-up on Junction Street from Michigan Avenue to Fort Street.  More…


Fruta Picada!

28 Aug , 2014  


Ideal Group has discovered a new snack for the afternoon! Sonia Huichan creates fruta picada (chopped fruit in cups) with a variety of fruits including mango, cucumber, papaya, cantaloupe, and watermelon, cut and served in a to-go cup. More…


Introducing the new DHDC Website!

12 Jun , 2014  


Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation launched a brand new website this month with many user friendly features to show the amazing story of DHDC, programs, and ways to help! Learn more about the work DHDC does in Southwest Detroit with the partnership of entities from the business, academic, and community sectors. They work hard to ensure that families have the opportunities they need to change their lives. More…


GE in the Community Day 2014

12 Jun , 2014   Gallery


Thank you to all the wonderful GE volunteers who joined us on Friday June 6, at Cadillac Urban Gardens! Volunteers helped paint, remove graffiti, make signage, garden, and clean alleys across Southwest Detroit’s neighborhoods.



Official Planting Day in CUGM and Scarcyny Park

4 Jun , 2014   Gallery

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