On Silence and Solidarity

“All our silences in the face of racist assault are acts of complicity.” ― bell hooks, Killing Rage: Ending Racism I have struggled to find the words that adequately convey the pain, frustration and anger I feel regarding the current and long standing injustices in...

More Than Just a Space

As we experience the tragic, uncertain, early days of COVID-19’s impact on our community, we mourn those we have already lost and offer what strength and comfort we can to one another as we grieve. And in the moments we can find, we reflect on the things we have...

Co.act Detroit’s Response to COVID-19

To the Co.act Detroit community: Out of concern for public health, Co.act Detroit will be postponing all public events and meetings for the months of March and April. We will continue to offer Co.lab Connect appointments virtually or by phone. We recognize that one of...
What We Talk About When We Talk About Capacity-Building

What We Talk About When We Talk About Capacity-Building

Recently, Co.act Detroit and our partners announced the launch of the Activate Fund, a $1.5 million investment into the capacity of southeast Michigan’s capacity to meet mission and work collaboratively. The Activate Fund was inspired by feedback from the...