Genesis Harbor of Opportunities Promoting Excellence (GenesisHOPE) Community Development Corporation, a 501(c)(3) tax exempt MI charitable corporation, is dedicated to building community. We were founded by Genesis Lutheran Church of the ELCA in 2008.
GenesisHOPE seeks to meet the needs of people and communities in the Metropolitan Detroit area to eliminate poverty and powerlessness. Our vision is to be recognized as a community development corporation that strives for sufficient sustainable livelihood for all.
We value community, justice, relationships, collaboration, education and leadership, and carry out our mission by focusing on three core areas of service:
- youth development
- community development
- economic development