Data Driven Detroit

A child eats lunch in the Capuchin Soup Kitchen November 19, 2008 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: For The 1st Time More Black Children Than White In Poverty Nationally, 60 Percent In Detroit

As the poverty rate declined for white and Hispanic children, it rose for black children.


Dr. Carolynn Rowland. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Economic Rebound Not Catching In Detroit As 60 Percent Of Kids Live In Poverty

Monday at Focus Hope more than 75 people sat to hear the Data Driven Detroit lecture entitled “How are the Children?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

WSU TechTown

Data Driven Detroit Moves to WSU’s TechTown Business Incubator

Data Driven Detroit, a nonprofit hub for community information, has relocated its Detroit-based headquarters to TechTown, Wayne State University’s business incubator at 440 Burroughs in Midtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2012

Public gathering for comments on "draft maps". (WWJ: Florence Walton)

Public Comments Gathered On ‘Council By District’ Proposal

Public comment is being gathered in Detroit on four different “draft maps” that propose to slice the city into seven separate voting districts for City Council and Police Commissioner seats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2012