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MAKE DENBY SAFER FOR $26

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LifeRemodeled 2016 Denby High School Project
May 04, 2016

Debbie and I are excited and proud to volunteer for this project again this year.  Please join us in supporting the amazing effort that is going  See more
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THE STORY:

LIFE REMODELED wrote -

WHAT DOES $26 BUY? A SAFER DENBY NEIGHBORHOOD FOR ONE CHILD.

Blight is more than an unsightly problem, it is an enabler of criminal activity. Tall weeds, overgrown brush and unchecked illegal dumping create line-of-sight obstructions which allow criminals to hide and prey on the unsuspecting.  Vacant houses are magnets for drugs, prostitution and human trafficking.  

The Denby community is among Detroit’s most-blighted neighborhoods. But that is going to change this summer. Between August 1 and 6, and expected 10,000 volunteers will work together with students, community residents, churches and businesses to clean up 300 blocks surrounding Denby schools.  

That's pretty great right? But what happens after the project is finished?  

One year following Life Remodeled’s 2014 Project in Cody Rouge, crime dropped in 10 of 11 categories, including a 47 percent reduction in homicides.  

We're convinced blight removal makes life safer for kids in Detroit communities.  Based on previous expenditures, we've also discovered that for every $26 donated, safety increases for one child in the Denby neighborhood.

$330

MONEY RAISED
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  • Chris Lambert

    $100

  • Joanne Pencola

    $50

  • Stephen Burns

    $50

  • jackie heikkinen

    $100

  • Mick Maiberger

    $30

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The Team: $5,770 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Chris Lambert

Amount Raised

$2,180

 

31% Raised of $7,000 Goal

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Nancy Zurawski

Amount Raised

$1,806

 

36% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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KEYSTONE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

Amount Raised

$650

 

13% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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Robert Smith

Amount Raised

$330

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LIFE REMODELED

Amount Raised

$279

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Alex King

Amount Raised

$200

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Sarah Gherghel

Amount Raised

$125

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Mel Butsicaris

Amount Raised

$100

Donor Comments

Mick Maiberger

Mick Maiberger

DONATION: $30

1 year ago

jackie heikkinen

jackie heikkinen

DONATION: $100

1 year ago

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

DONATION: $50

1 year ago

Joanne Pencola

Joanne Pencola

DONATION: $50

1 year ago

Chris Lambert

Chris Lambert

DONATION: $100

Bob and Debbie you ROCK! Honored to team with you! 1 year ago