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Nominations

Nominations Committees make recommendations to the larger Community Council from proposals submitted by the community. All committees should work together to ensure recommended support is fair and accurately reflects community needs. Each Committee member will serve a minimum one-year term and may serve up to four consecutive terms – unless the Committee is sooner dissolved….

Community Conversation: October 1
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Community Conversation: October 1

A recap of the October 1st community conversation with Connect 313 partners Get up to speed by revisiting our Zoom webinar with our partners at the Knight Foundation, DTE Energy, Microsoft, and more. Click here for the full conversation and presentation. Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn

Jason Momoa Shares Support for Connect 313
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Jason Momoa Shares Support for Connect 313

Jason toured Detroit with Joshua Edmonds, Director of Digital Inclusion Hollywood star Jason Momoa has a passion for Detroit, so when he learned about what Rocket Mortgage was doing alongside the city to bridge the digital divide, he wanted to learn more. Recently, Jason visited Detroit to talk with Rocket Mortgage Chief Marketing Officer Casey…

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2020 Rocket Mortgage Classic Generates More Than $2.7 Million for Nonprofits

$2.4 Million Raised for Landmark Digital Inclusion Initiative The Rocket Mortgage Classic, in partnership with title sponsor Rocket Mortgage, today announced it generated more than $2.7 million for nonprofits from proceeds raised by Detroit’s second-annual PGA TOUR event. More than $2.4 million will be invested through the event’s “Changing the Course” initiative, which aims to…

Connected Futures
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Connected Futures

A $23 million plan to bridge the digital divide for Detroit’s 51,000-student district. A coalition, including DTE Energy Co., Skillman Foundation, Quicken Loans, the City of Detroit and its school district, launched the initiative. “The district plans to begin distributing tablets with LTE internet connectivity to every student to enhance face-to-face learning over the summer…

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Community Conversation: Community Advisory Council

A recap of the July 30 community conversation with Connect 313 partners Get up to speed by revisiting our Zoom webinar with our partners at the Knight Foundation, DTE Energy, Microsoft, and more. Click here for the full conversation and presentation. Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn

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Introducing the Connect 313 Fund

Rocket Mortgage Classic Announces Launch of Connect 313 Fund The Rocket Mortgage Classic, in partnership with its title sponsor Rocket Mortgage, today announced the beneficiaries of this year’s PGA TOUR event and the launch of the Connect 313 Fund, a new organization that will coordinate digital inclusion strategy across the city of Detroit as part…