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.
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
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)
Below are additional news clips featuring The Youth Connection. If you see TYC in the news, please give us a call!
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!
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!
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!
IT'S TIME TO SHOP FOR THAT #1 DAD! Father's Day is June 16, and when you shop on AmazonSmile, 0.5% of your purchase is donated to The Youth Connection. Just log- on to your account on AmazonSmile, select "The Youth Connection" as your charitable organization, and start shopping!
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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!
TYC Earned badges from GlobalGiving based on our hard work and dedication! Support our programs and donate to our project!
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!
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!