The Detroit Justice Center works alongside communities to create economic opportunities, transform the justice system, and promote equitable and just cities.
DJC is founded on the belief that we cannot build cities that work for everyone without remedying the impacts of mass incarceration. This mission requires innovative ways of community lawyering—rooted in defensive and offensive fights for racial justice and economic equity—that build up our poorest residents through direct services and novel approaches to land use, housing, and employment.
We use a three-pronged approach—what we call “defense, offense, and dreaming”—to serve individual clients, build power, and catalyze systemic solutions. Learn more about our Legal Services Practice, Economic Equity Practice, and Just City Innovation Lab.
In August 2020, Fantelope plans to donate $1,000 to Detroit Justice Center, which is 100% of the profits from our Equality T-shirt and Hoodie sale. Detroit Justice Center was our first charity partner, and we are honored to make this gift to them in support of their mission.