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Winter Update: MACC Sports

As Winter is slowly winding down and Spring is fast approaching, we wanted to update you on our winter sports season. Back in October, we collaborated with Challenge Detroit (a fellowship that works with local organizations and non-profits) to create a youth basketball league.  We had two main goals, to create a league for kids... View Article

March 13, 2017 7:22 pm

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Winter Update: MACC Lit

We have are truly blessed by the excellent work of Challenge Detroit. They have spent many hours putting together a plan for growth and improvement at MACC Lit. One of the pathways to growth they have explored is a much needed, highly requested Math program. We are pleased and excited explore a Math program to hopefully... View Article

March 13, 2017 5:44 pm

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Winter Update: Mission Teams

This winter season we were blessed to have three mission teams join us for their Spring Break. Traditionally Spring Break is very difficult to get students to come to Detroit because of the cold but thankfully the weather held and we were successfully able to host Athletes in Action from the University of Michigan, Michigan... View Article

March 13, 2017 5:22 pm

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Fall Update: The Commons and Mack Lot

The Commons, a project of MACC Development, is a coin laundry & coffee shop which has drawn a lot of media attention.  The building that houses The Commons and MACC Development’s community center has been under construction and is expected to be open in summer 2017. More recently, MACC Development with input from neighbors, block clubs,... View Article

December 14, 2016 9:01 pm

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Fall Update: MACC Lit

This year at MACC Lit we have given students more ownership of their development by having them set goals. After each student’s initial reading assessment they were given their reading level so they can established a goal with the assistance of Lit’s manager. The students have a year (fall and spring semester) to reach their... View Article

December 12, 2016 4:31 pm

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Fall Update: MACC Sports

This past Fall was a very successful season for MACC Sports. We held our 9th season of youth soccer! We had 100+ youth registered and over 15 volunteers/coaches that helped make our season so successful. We are so thankful and blessed to have had great coaches that took their time and energy to pour into the... View Article

December 12, 2016 4:30 pm

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Summer Update: MACC Lit

This year is an election year and our goal was to enhance kids U.S. government knowledge and develop a care and concern for their country and the way it is operated. For the five week MACC Lit Summer Camp (MLSC) learning detectives were able to establish their own government and pass laws. The kids voted to... View Article

September 6, 2016 5:39 pm

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Summer Update: Mission Teams

This summer we had five missions teams come to Detroit for a week to learn and serve in the 48214 community. The teams were a mix of high school students and adults from across the US. It was such a blessing to spend time with these brothers and sisters in Christ from different churches. The... View Article

September 6, 2016 5:39 pm

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Summer Update: MACC Sports

For MACC Sports, this summer was filled with two exciting new programs. First, On Goal soccer camps came to Detroit for the first time to put on a week long summer camp in our neighborhood. The camp included fun games, soccer matches, skits, songs, skills sessions and a world cup competition and cookout on the... View Article

September 6, 2016 5:38 pm

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Spring Update: MACC Lit

What a year!  To all our supporters, tutors and parents for your prayers and countless contributions to MACC Lit and the development of our students we say thanks. MACC LIT We ended the year with our stupendous End of Year celebration and we had much to celebrate. All of our kids improved in reading and... View Article

June 7, 2016 9:12 pm

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