Everybody knows the story of the Black Male Athlete. He grows up in an impoverished neighborhood, apart of a family which is struggling daily to survive and make ends meet. Thanks to extraordinary physical abilities, effort and drive, he excels at a sport which may very well help him provide for his family in the future. As he avoids the pitfalls of crime, prison and death created by the environment in which he must live, he impatiently prepares for Draft Day. When that day arrives, filled with emotions, he nervously waits for the moment to hear his name. The sound of his name creates a joyous and wonderful feeling, for now he has instantly become a millionaire.
The city of Detroit is slowly recovering from the devastating affects of the economic collapse of a few years ago. Efforts to rebuild the city and make the neighborhoods safer, involve a few banks tha have teamed together to help make home ownership easier when purchasing within Detroit city limits. The program will fast track community vitalization in various ways.