Phone icon


 Location icon

13560 East McNichols, Detroit, MI 48205

 Email icon

Eligibility: Call to enquire.

Description: The Matrix Center (est. 2006) is our thriving community center on Detroit’s east side.

Programs are designed to meet the needs of the residents of the City of Detroit and surrounding areas. Offered resources include safe after-school programming, emergency food pantry, clothing closet, computer literacy, counseling, mentoring, educational literacy, employment skill-building, family activities, recreation, financial literacy, the arts, Matrix Head Start, summer youth programming and a host of other initiatives, events and programming.


  • Matrix Clothing Closet (Free Clothing)
  • Matrix Food Pantry (Free Food)
  • Osborn Neighborhood Alliance
  • Matrix Head Start
  • Rental Space
  • Detroit PAL (Recreational Activities)
  • Tutoring for Youth & Adults
  • Adult Education Programs
  • After School Programs For Children and Youth
  • Mosaic Youth Theatre
  • Art at The Center
  • Barber Shop
  • Boxing/Technology – Ages 6-21
  • Doors of Success (Mentoring)
  • Connecting the Dots
  • Building Better Men
  • Senior Programs
  • Samuel’s International Cosmetology Academy (Hair Braiding Classes)
  • Summer Programs

 Employment:  The Matrix Employment Center offers employment readiness training, job leads and more.


  • Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Monday and Friday 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday and Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Helpful Tips:The food pantry is open every 1st, 2nd and 3rd Tuesday of the month beginning at 8:00 a.m. 

Services Provided: Food Pantry, Clothing, Head Start, Tutoring, Adult/Continuing Education, Summer Programs, After School Programs, Job Search and Resume Help, Employment Training

 Organization logo

Do you have additions or updates for this organization? Please let us know!