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Thank You!

  • Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) along with the DTE Energy Foundation, Quicken Loans Community Fund, the Skillman Foundation, General Motors, the Kellogg Foundation, FCA Foundation, NAACP Detroit and many other partners are addressing a historical digital divide through the Connected Futures Project, which allows all students who were enrolled during the spring Membership Count (February 2020) to receive wireless tablets and six months of internet access through a $23 million investment.

    DPSCD thanks its sponsors and vendors who made this program possible. To read more and receive support for your device please visit Connected Futures


    A parent receiving their student's Connected Futures device from a District staff member A District staff member distributing a Connected Futures tablet.

Connected Futures Sponsors

  • DTE Energy Corporation

  • DTE Energy Foundation

  • Skillman Foundation

  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation

  • Quicken Loans Community Fund

  • General Motors

  • FCA Foundation

  • Detroit Branch NAACP

  • Dan Gilbert Family Foundation

  • Dennis W. Archer Community Development Fund

  • Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation

  • Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation

  • Deloitte Foundation

  • Community Foundation of SE Michigan

  • Auto Club Group Foundation

Connected Futures Vendors

  • Human-I-T

  • T-Mobile

  • MCPc

Check point signage outside of Connected Futures pickup location

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