• MCC, Prosecutor’s office and Judge Yuile

    Create Alternate Path to Incarceration The Genesee County Prosecutor’s Office, Judge Richard Yuille of the 7th Judicial Circuit Court and Mott Community College (MCC) have developed the Genesee County Community College Court Diversion Program (GC4DP) to give those charged with a first-time felony an alternate path in place of incarceration.

  • For Flint Film

    Flint is suffering from a stagnant economy, dizzying crime rate, and a water crisis that has captivated a nation. To say that Flint has been hit with hard times would be a vast understatement. But the city’s resiliency is emblematic of the can-do spirit of its residents. This is “For

  • Thank You M.A.D.E Board Memebers

    All of M.A.D.E’s Board members work hard, for two to three years stint, for free. As the CEO & Founder of M.A.D.E Institute I am truly humbled and very grateful to be working with such committed and passionate board members who have sacrificed their time and given generously in the

  • Entrepreneur program to offer training, microloans to 50 ex-inmates in Detroit

    The federal agency tasked with helping small-business owners opted last year to make it easier for convicted felons to take part in its microloan lending program, a rule change that will open new options for former prisoners previously excluded from such financing. That decision by the U.S. Small Business Administration

  • Flint water battle lines. Legal settlement interests may differ for state officials, city residents

    Attorneys in the Flint water crisis say Attorney General Bill Schuette’s recent lawsuit in Genesee County Circuit Court makes him a powerful ally against the engineering and environmental companies that worked for the city — for now. If and when the various lawsuits against Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam Inc. and

  • July 9th EID Carnival

    Saturday July 9th 11-3pm. Free and Open to the Public Sponsored by Made Institute and Partners.

  • Flint Water Crisis: Contractors Made Millions on Switch

    Who made the call to switch to river water in Flint? And why? The answer is as simple as it is familiar. Money. Whenever there’s a scandal in politics…just follow the money: http://www.fox2detroit.com/the-americans-with-charlie-leduff/84466709-story

  • April 15 Expongement Class

  • April 16 1pm Muslims for Flint

  • April 17, M.A.D.E. Institute to give away 300 cases of water to Flint residents

    There will be a water give away on Friday, April 17, at Hasselbring Senior Center. The giveaway will begin at 11 a.m. and is sponsored by the M.A.D.E. Institute in partnership Artic Visions Enterprise. The M.A.D.E Institute was founded by Leon El-Alamin to help ex-cons and at-risk youth to get