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Community Stories

The Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS) has nearly 100 programs that strive to assist, improve and empower people in the community locally and nationally. These stories highlight ACCESS programs in the community and across the country, as well as clients who are positively impacted by the organization. Nonprofit groups and media outlets are welcome to reprint these stories with attribution and/or to link to these pages. If you have questions, please contact the ACCESS Communications Department at 313-842-5128.


Youth volunteers help with digging, planting

ACCESS Hope House members and ACCESS youth volunteers toiled in the soil this spring to plant the center’s first community garden.

On Friday, May 20, ACCESS hosted a graduation ceremony for 21 students enrolled in its Comcast Digital Connectors program. This popular and competitive program uses technology instruction to engage

More than forty ACCESS Youth and Education students from several area high schools celebrated the completion of the JIRAN Youth Dialogue program on Saturday, June 6 at the ACCESS Main Youth and Fam

The Michigan Civil Rights Commission was created by the Michigan Constitution to carry out constitutional and legal guarantees against discrimination.

ACCESS was thrilled to host nearly 3,200 students and their families during our fifth annual Youth and Education Family Fun Day that was held on Thursday, June 11, 2015!