TYC In The News


Below are links to recent news stories, videos and other websites that feature news and information about The Youth Connection. If you have any questions or see TYC in the news, please don't hesitate to contact Jeff Griffith, Director of Communications and Contract Compliance, at (313) 826-7099, ext. 203.

TYC Press Releases

Below are the latest downloadable press releases in .pdf format. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact Jeff Griffith, Director of Communications and Contract Compliance at (313) 826-7099, Ext. 203

4-24-18 KBP Foods Donation Release.pdf
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10-25-17 Prescription Drug Take Back Day[...]
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8-7-17 After-School Fair Release.pdf
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12-15-16 Bike Donation Release.pdf
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8-16-16 After-School Fair Release.pdf
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4-1-16 Osborn Neighborhood Clean Up Rele[...]
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3-29-16 TYC Student Donation Release.pdf
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10-9-15 Post Event Chiefs Cooking For Ki[...]
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10-6-15 Chiefs Cooking For Kids Release.[...]
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8-26-15 After-School Fair Release.pdf
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10-21-14 Boo Walk Release.pdf
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9-22-14 Prescription Drug Take Back Day [...]
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9-11-14 Chiefs Cooking For Kids Release.[...]
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8-4-14 After-School Fair Release.pdf
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4-23-14 Prescription Drug Take Back Day [...]
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11-22-13 Chiefs Cooking For Kids Release[...]
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10-19-13 Boo Walk Release.pdf
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8-8-13 After-School Fair Release.pdf
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4-1-13 Dudley FBI Award Release.pdf
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The Youth Connection is All In For Belle Isle!

 

The following stories demonstrate TYC's commitment to Belle Isle and feature our staff, youth and partners in this effort! (Listed by media/web outlet)

 

WDIV Channel 4

 

CBS Radio Detroit

 

MLive

 

TYC News Clips

Below are additional news clips featuring The Youth Connection. If you see TYC in the news, please give us a call!

Chiefs Cooking for Kids On WXYZ Channel 7 Action News!

Dr. Dudley (President & CEO of The Youth Connection) and Chief Anthony Holt from the Wayne State University Police Department were on WXYZ Detroit Channel 7 Morning News to promote our 5th Annual Chiefs Cooking for Kids fundraiser this Thursday at the Max Fisher Music Theater in Detroit.  Watch the video below to see Chief Anthony prepare his Black Jack BBQ Chicken!

Chiefs Cooking for Kids On WJBK Fox 2 News!

Dearborn Police Chief Ron Haddad and Dr. Dudley did a cooking segment on WJBK Fox 2 Morning News to promote this year’s Chiefs Cooking for Kids! Watch Chief Ron prepare his winning Carrot Cake dish from last year's event!

Our 2016 Chiefs Cooking For Kids was Live In The D!

Chief Shadd Whitehead of The Livonia Fire Department and one of our TYC graduates, Frederick Smith were featured on Live in the D with Jason and Tati on WDIV-Local 4 promoting our 2016 Chiefs Cooking for Kids event on Thursday, October 6 at The Max Fisher Theater! Watch the video below!

Check out our coverage from Fox 2 Detroit for the 2015 Chiefs Cooking for Kids below!

UNWANTED, UNUSED, OR EXPIRED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

DON’T FLUSH THEM

DON’T KEEP THEM

(CLICK IMAGE TO LEARN MORE!)

 Strengthening Families Program 10-14!

CALLING ALL FAMILIES! Sign up for our upcoming Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 Session! For more infomation or to sign up, call 313-826-7099 and ask for Deb O' Rah Mitchell or fill out our online form!

 The Youth Connection Is A Superstar!

The Youth Connection has been vetted (since 2015) by GlobalGiving’s rigorous due diligence process (Submit project reports in a timely manner and before deadlines, thank you letters send to donors, etc.)
The Youth Connection has demonstrated a high level of engagement with the GlobalGiving community and a commitment to effectiveness via GG Rewards. (Attending webinars, participation in bonus day, contests, and other campaigns, number of recurring donors,

TYC Earned badges from GlobalGiving based on our hard work and dedication! Support our programs and donate to our project "Connecting Detroit Youth to Brighter Futures"

Transformation Thursday Stories

Get to know our youth!

Read about our current and former youth and their accomplishments throughout our Career Academies (TYCCA) program.

I2D2 Fruit/Vegetable of the Month: Bananas & Cucumbers

Bananas & Cucumbers

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!

Support TYC On AmazonSmile!

Shop at AmazonSmile and select The Youth Connection as your charitable organization, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your  purchase to TYC each time you order!

             Our address to send

Donations payable to The Youth Connection by mail is:

The Youth Connection, Inc.

4777 E. Outer Drive

Suite 1340

Detroit, MI 48234

(Phone): 313-826-7099

Our Sponsors

We would like to thank The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) for sponoring our 16th Annual After School Fair!

Events

Check out our Events page to find out information and photos of prior events and what we are organizing in the near future.

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TYC In The News

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!

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