Terry E. Whitfield led our Partnership for Youth (PFY) initiative, which is sunsetting after six years as the grant comes to a close. As PFY…
Partnership for Youth (PFY) is a collaborative of youth serving agencies who work to significantly strengthen the systems of supports and opportunities that affect youth ages 11-18. The overarching goal of this initiative is to work together with neighborhood agencies and organizations in supporting youth to develop themselves, their leadership, and their ability to exercise control over their environments.
Partnership for Youth is grounded in three core values:
PFY engages with its 42-member collaborative in many ways. These include:
Partnership for Youth is a member of the Detroit Youth Development Alliance, a Skillman funded initiative.
To help youth develop themselves, their leadership, and their ability to exercise control over their environments