Challenge and Growth through Service, an interview with Brad Rito

Brad Rito is currently pastor of Garrett Presbyterian Church in Garrett, IN and is a long distance supporter of the Motor City Mission Corps! He has first-hand experience with the effect that a year of service can have on your life and direction. Brad was part of the Young Adult Volunteer program of the Presbyterian …

Are you Detroit Strong?

My name is Sean Kim, a 37-year-old Korean-American automotive industry professional residing in the Detroit Metropolitan Area since ’95.  For the initial 15 years of my life, I have lived in 5 different countries (my motherland is South Korea, while my father’s occupation as international trade specialist stationed our family in the Middle East, parts …

Program Foundations

Our program team met this week to talk about the foundations upon which the Motor City Mission Corps experience is built. Program objectives work for us as those things that we work for participants to get out of their year of service. These will shape the community time that we reserve for each Friday where …

No More Program Fee!

I’m happy to be able to announce something big from our most recent working group meeting, we have decided to eliminate the $3000 program fee! Motor City Mission Corps is supported by a number of funding sources. In large part, our funding comes from the organizational partners who offer placements to our participants. We also …

Let Detroit Go

“Let Detroit Go” was the cry of some throughout the U.S., and even in the state of Michigan, not too long ago. This was a statement of those who didn’t understand the spirit of Detroit and who lacked creative vision. Detroit has come a long way in those years since that phrase graced the mouths …