Joy to Detroit! Change Agents Bring Hope to Blight
Don’t you love the way we learn about good news online? One story takes you to another great source and you just keep going deeper.
First I read The Christian Science Monitor’s Change Agent article:
Detroit charity turns blight into gardens, parks, and homes
Motor City Blight Busters is fighting to bring Detroit back one abandoned building and one vacant lot at a time. The nonprofit demolishes abandoned buildings that are beyond repair, renovates homes, and cleans up parks and illegal dump sites….
Motor City Blight Busters reminded me of people I call “Change Agents” in Detroit. I met Myrtle and Wayne Curtis, founders of “Feedom Freedom” organization in Detroit, Michigan. I wondered how they were doing after all this time, so I looked them up on Facebook and found their organization thriving. I’m thrilled for them and for Detroit.
Here is the video we filmed…
Who do you think should be honored as a “Change Agent?”