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    Empowering Women to Realize Their Full Potential

    Activate Detroit Potential

    Providing skills training, employment and holistic support services for at-risk women in Detroit.

Success is a product of opportunity, marketable skills, and a supportive environment. ADP combines these support services in a holistic approach which addresses each woman’s physical safety, emotional well being and professional development.

Our Priorities

Stability

We work to address the unpredictable stumbling blocks that can stop a woman from acheiving her goals.

Independence

Financial Independence is key to realizing a woman's life dreams.

Personal Growth

Our program fosters Self-Mastery, Emotional Maturity, and Sound Decision Making.

Our Process

Training

We focus on training in the marketable skills of graphic design, web design, and social media marketing.

Employment

We partner with Brave Co. Branding and others to offer well-paid positions in the Marketing Industry.

Support

Childcare, Transporation and Counseling help ease the challenges associated with making major life changes.

Every woman is born into the world a bundle of creative potential

Why We Do What We Do

Our Mission

The Women

Our focus is women at-risk in the Detroit area including those who are struggling veterans, homeless, abused, re-entering after prison, and transgendered.

Our Philosophy

Success is product of career opportunity, marketable skills training, and a supportive environment. ADP combines these support services in a holistic approach which addresses each woman’s physical safety, emotional well being and professional development.

Our Goal

To empower women to become self-sufficient while supporting them as they adjust to their new opportunity

Mentors Make the Difference

Change Makers

Richard

Alison Chevalier

Founder

"Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn't have the power to say yes." ~Eleanor Roosevelt

Richard

Jeni De La O

Director of Culture and Storytelling

"I have never had to face anything that could overwhelm the native optimism and stubborn perseverance I was blessed with." ~Sonia Sotomayor

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Email: hello@ActivateDetroit.org

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