Check out this article that highlights GRIL:

“In case you haven’t noticed, young people across the state are demanding better. Better schools, better neighborhood lighting, better transportation, better opportunities.

It starts with just one idea or one aggravation and builds into wanting to do something about it. With the right training and tools, a little direction, and connections to key adults, Michigan youth are working to make things happen.

Behind these young advocates are a number of nonprofit organizations who are helping to grow youth leaders who can organize and advocate for the changes they see as vital to improving their lives in the here and now – and improving the future of our state as a nifty by-product.  To Read More