Xzun Bellefant - It Takes A Village

Xzun Bellefant and Shakenya Wardlaw – It Takes A Village

Date grant awarded: April 10, 2018

The “It Takes A Village” Project aims to mentor young teens to tutor children ages 12-18 and their families living in the City of Detroit’s most impoverished areas. Through this project, 100 Mentors will be trained to mentor and tutor 200 children.

This project will increase the capacity of partner organizations and engage mentors to conduct a year long quality one-on-one mentoring to improve young peoples ability to increase academic performance and graduate.