Seeking the holistic revitalization of the 48214 community, block by block, neighbor by neighbor.
Through our sports teams, literacy classes, housing assistance, legal aide and other initiatives, MACC Development is working hard to serve and empower our friends, family and neighbors in the 48214.Learn More
MACC Sports has partnered with local schools and businesses to provide a quality Soccer program, gospel-centered mentoring and coaching for children in our community.
MACC Lit offers after-school tutoring at local elementary schools and out of our own MACC Building, providing a holistic and gospel-centered reading and writing curriculum.
MACC Housing helps care for individuals and families in our community by helping them find, renovate and affordably finance their homes while beautifying our blocks.
MACC Legal provides affordable legal consultation to the residents of our community. If you require legal aide, our team of lawyers is ready to meet you and help you get started.
From the Blog...
Interview: Mack Garage
Mack Avenue is, in many ways, a stereotypical business corridor on Detroit’s lower east side. Once bustling with commercial activity and filled with historic, brick and mortar businesses, our organization’s name sake has deteriorated into a collection of funeral homes, gas stations, and liquor stores. […]
2013 CCDA Conference: Jeremiah Lepasana
Jeremiah Lepasana, an Analyst with Majestic Fund Management, joined several MACC members for the 2013 CCDA conference in New Orleans. Below are his shared reflections on the conference, and its impact on his decision to join the 48214. I had been in the 48214 all […]
Guest Post: Antioch Ann Arbor
Jason Sudan, Associate Pastor with Antioch Ann Arbor, led a team to support MACC’s October Momentum Outreach. Below is his thoughtful reflection on Antioch’s partnership with MACC, and the joy that is our annual Harvest Party. Mack Ave Community Church’s neighborhood Harvest Festival was a […]
MACC Sports: Developing Players and Forming Character
“ICE COLD D!” The coach’s call shifts the weary Blizzards to a man to man marking scheme, and they manage to disrupt the Lightning’s throw-in. Despite having lost the day, the Blizzards have retained their hustle and determination for one last elusive goal. Demarion, a […]
Guest Post: Deacon Chris Rabaut
Chris Rabaut, Owner and Manager of Rabaut’s Cafe and Deacon at St. Augustine/St Monica Church, spotlights the Pingree Park Community Association. MACC Development partners with this organization for projects of renewal in the 48214 community. _________________________________________________________ Pingree Park Community Association. Who are we? PPCA was […]
Guest Post: Ann Pattie
Ann Pattie, a former DPS Teacher and current home-school mother of five, shared her thoughts on the value of MACC Lit’s first summer camp, and its impact on her three children. _________________________________________________________ To be honest, I was hesitant to register my kids for MACC Lit this summer. […]