ninameng – Detroit Community-Engaged Research Program


[WEEK 4] My Community

My nonprofit organization is deeply committed to serving the local Hispanic communities with care and dedication. Over the first month, I had the immense pleasure of meeting a wide array of incredible individuals, including enthusiastic volunteers, dedicated sports coaches, and children who are passionate about athletics. These interactions have been truly inspiring, as I’ve witnessed

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[WEEK 3] Diving Deeper

Working with this organization has been an incredibly enriching experience, marked by inclusivity and a welcoming environment. I have had the opportunity to engage with a diverse range of groups and organizations, including the Ford Senior Center, local volunteers, and children in summer programs. Additionally, participating in professional CPR training allowed me to connect with

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[WEEK 2] Getting to Know the Community

This summer, I will be working with the Clark Park Coalition, a non-profit organization committed to fostering community engagement and enhancing local development. For decades, Clark Park has dedicated itself to offering a diverse array of high-quality recreational, educational, social, and mentoring programs for families in southwest Detroit. These programs not only support youth development

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[WEEK 1] Fresh Start

Hi everyone! My name is Nina, and I am a rising junior studying Business Administration with a minor in Entrepreneurship. I have always been passionate about community service and making positive contributions to the local community. After researching various career paths, I am confident that I want to work with nonprofit organizations to engage in

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