EMU Bright Futures collaborates with a wide variety of groups and organizations in order to provide high quality afterschool programming to our students.
Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University Institute for for the Study of Children, Families and Communities
Michigan Department of Education 21st CCLC
Michigan Social Emotional Learning Alliance
Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality
21st Century Community Learning Centers
U.S. Department of Education 21st CCLC
School Districts Served
Wayne-Westland Community Schools
Willow Run Community Schools
Ypsilanti Public Schools
Romulus Community Schools
After School Advocacy
Michigan After-School Association
Michigan After-School Partnership
National AfterSchool Alliance
National Summer Learning Association
The Forum for Youth Investment
University of Michigan School of Education Interactive Communications & Simulations: Develops online mentoring, poetry writing, simulations.
Community Records: Develops clubs where students write, record and burn original songs and beats to CD’s.
826Michigan: Multiple projects relating to writing including writing and performing plays, writing a newspaper, poetry, etc.
Wayne-Westland Health and Welfare: Community-based collaboration in Wayne Westland with local government, schools, community based organizations, churches
Westland Public Library: Multiple programs including family programs at the library.
Ypsilanti Public Library: Brings the bookmobile to the program weekly during the school year.
Ypsilanti Township Recreation: Develops summer recreation opportunities, including golf, arts and crafts and wollyball
Westland Recreation: Provides opportunities for field trips and shares resources for clubs
Red Wagon Literacy Program: Brings and distributes wagonloads of books to our programs in the NorWayne neighborhood.
Greater Works Youth Empowerment: Provides young men’s leadership support to our students
Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan – It’s Great To Be A Girl: Girls’ leadership program
Eastern Michigan University GEAR UP
University of Michigan – International Poetry Guild
University of Michigan School Based Healthcare Center – Willow Run Secondary Complex:
Oakwood Adams Upper Elementary School Based Health Center