“Detroiters continue to migrate to other communities, and suburbanites who once had a comfortable, middle-class life as employees of the area’s automotive sector now live in poverty, left behind as the economy moves on without them.”

– Dr. Phil Knight’s response as part of a larger article featured in the Crain’s Detroit Business article Measuring poverty and need requires a new standard.

The response was to the following article:
Suburban poverty on the rise, but is philanthropy following?
October 22, 2017 – Sherri Welch, Crain’s Detroit Business