Labor and Economic Opportunity
Detroit Youth Energy Squad
The Youth Energy Squad AmeriCorps program places AmeriCorps members in metro Detroit K-12 schools to provide environmental sustainability education and coordinate service learning projects. All members will be responsible for increasing knowledge and improving environmental sustainability practices, including recycling and energy and water consumption in schools and households. In addition, AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 500 volunteers who will engage in community greening projects, organizing parent workshops and assisting with student leadership forums.
EcoWorks 22400 W Seven Mile Rd
Detroit, Michigan 48219
Latia Leonard, Program Director