“BUYTHEBLOCK” IN ACTION

Two Black entrepreneurs one a banker, the other a real estate agent decides to do the unthinkable, no, THE AMAZING!!! and for got gentrification by buying up old abandoned houses in Detroit and working with the neighborhoods to revitalize their community. These brothers are a credit to our people by taking action in the push to not just home ownership but collective neighborhood ownership. As Blacks our biggest problem is not crime, drugs and poverty it’s lack of ownership of the businesses we frequent and the places we live. To find out more visit the website of Andrew Colom and David Alade and their business “Century Partners” at century partners.org. And also check out another campaign to black ownership call “Buy the block” at buytheblock.com

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