Focus: HOPE is a nationally recognized social justice organization serving Metro Detroit for over five decades. It supports the holistic education and empowerment of endeavoring households through Early Learning, Youth Development, Workforce and Food Justice programs.

These programs are pulled together through a strategic advocacy platform on which Focus: HOPE leads regional antiracism efforts by integrating racial equity into all it does, while successfully promoting systems and cultural change.

Learn more about our key issues and activities below.

Listen to Our HOPE Speaks! Podcast Here

Our Thoughts

HOPE Speaks – A Generation of Promise Conversation on Policing and Racism in the U.S.

Blog Posts

Focus: HOPE’s Generation of Promise Students Respond to Oxford Tragedy


Basic Tips for Advocacy in a Pandemic

Focus: HOPE Statement 6/1/2020


Rethinking Racism In The 21st Century

Be Counted Detroit—Beyond Racism And Mass Incarceration Through The Census