Veterans Dormitory that will house veterans who are transitioning from bouts of despair back to independent living. The building is big enough for four veterans and a house manager. It will serve as transitional housing and offer them benefits, programming and art therapy.
The Partnership was presented with the Revitalization Award by MotorCities National Heritage Area! On October 30, nominees and dignitaries gathered in the Capitol's Rotunda for the 6th Annual Michigan Auto Heritage Day & MotorCities Awards of Excellence, which recognizes "community partners and their outstanding efforts related to promotion and preservation of Michigan's rich automotive and labor heritage.
Cut Short is a permanent outdoor memorial garden, consists of twenty one 6'x 6' white posts placed in lines like the white crosses of Arlington National Cemetery. However, posts are cut in various lengths representing those who served a full career and those whose lives were "cut short". The memorial, designed by Top 20 ArtPrize Artist Pamela Alderman, is being installed on the grounds of the Village Arts Factory.