Usher’s New Look develops young Detroit leaders through service on life’s big stage January 31, 2017 By Scott Talley | A Special to the Michigan Chronicle A proud Detroit native, Jarvis-LaRue Brown is a dedicated, hard worker who loves to help his community. And Brown is able to live out his passion with a little […]

Usher’s New Look CEO, Yvette Cook, and COO, Gavin McGuire, touched down in Detroit recently for a 3-day visit that focused on increasing support for UNL’s current programs. Currently, the city of Detroit houses all three UNL leadership programs: It is home to one of UNL’s four national Leadership Academies (high school), hosts Powered by Service […]

Thank you to our partner Ford, for presenting Usher’s New Look Detroit youth Dante Hollis and Ciara Lee, as well as Los Angeles youth, Nadji Jeter, with the opportunity to lead Expressions at this week’s Ford Freedom Awards Scholar Lecture! Expressions is a core Usher’s New Look activity where youth showcase their talents in front of others […]

 On Saturday, Detroit kicked off the school year with New Look orientation for the forty-five NEW members of the 9th grade Leadership Academy class and a welcome back for all returning Detroit New Look youth! A huge thank you to New Look partner, Ford, for providing the orientation location, the Ford Resource Center in Southwest Detroit. […]

On October 7, New Look partnered with the Ford Fund to host a STEAM Day (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, & Math) for 200 Detroit Public School students.  The students were introduced to a variety of professionals and potential careers in the STEAM industry such as coding and computer programming, biology, music, and medical disciplines.  New Look Academy and MIT […]