Rick Bergquist (Chairman, Board of Directors)
President, Kellerin Equipment Sales, Inc.
Nadine Cook (Vice Chair, Board of Directors / Co‐Chair, Fund Development Committee) Director of Public and Community Relations and Events, St. John Providence Health System
Gloria Larkins (Treasurer, Board of Directors)
Chief Financial Officer, United Way of Southeastern Michigan
John Landis (Secretary, Board of Directors)
Wealth Advisor and Senior Vice President, The Bank of Birmingham
Grenae Dudley, Ph.D.
President & CEO, The Youth Connection
Outreach Specialist, FBI Detroit Field Office
Tiffanie Y Lewis
Director, Design & Business Architecture, Global Business Services, General Motors
President and Chairman, Board of Directors, The WW Group, Inc.
CEO, Great Lakes Water Authority
Marketing Manager, City of Detroit Parks and Recreation Department
Director, Sales Talent Development ‐ West Region, Cengage Learning
Terri Tabor Conerway
Great Lakes Water Authority
Chief Organizational Development Director, Great Lakes Water Authority
Health and Wellness Instructor, Revelation Wellness Fit & Free
Get to know our youth!
Read about our current and former youth and their accomplishments throughout our Career Academies (TYCCA) program.
Check out the Fruit/Vegetable of the Month where The Youth Connection features produce tips, facts, and healthy recipes that you can share with the entire family!
The Youth Connection is vetted on GlobalGiving! Support our programs and donate to our GG project page “Connecting Detroit Youth to a Brighter Future!”
Shop at AmazonSmile and select The Youth Connection as your charitable organization, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your holiday purchase to TYC each time you order!
Donations payable to The Youth Connection by mail is:
The Youth Connection, Inc.
4777 E. Outer Drive
Detroit, MI 48234
Check out our Events page to find out information and photos of prior events and what we are organizing in the near future.
The Youth Connection is in the News! Click on the picture above for our latest press releases, news clippings and links to stories about TYC!