North End & YDC make the New York Times

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Youth Development Commission And JPMorgan Chase Successfully Build Character In 60 Young Men Of Color While Building Detroit Neighborhoods

DETROIT, Sept. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Youth Development Commission and JPMorgan Chase celebrate contributions of young men of color who were mentored by six neighborhood organizations to implement high, impact-high visibility neighborhood improvement projects in four Detroit neighborhoods. The project mentored, trained and employed 60 young men of color in spring and summer jobs under the tutelage of experienced neighborhood leaders including: Clark Park Coalition, Northend Christian Community Development Corporation, Oakland Avenue Artist Coalition, Keeping Them Alive, Creekside Community Development Corporation, and Hope Community Outreach and Development.