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President’s Corner

Recent Events

November 10, 2015

Plenary focusing on Detroit and the lessons it provides for community revitalization and opportunity finance nationwide.

October 29, 2015

Los Angeles, Calif. – Panel discussion on strategies and approaches to fostering equitable economic growth in America's cities.

October 22, 2015

Richmond, Calif. – Plenary address on the future of philanthropic work in Detroit and next-generation approaches shaped and tested by the city's municipal bankruptcy.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming events are posted as they are scheduled.

President’s Corner serves as an archive of speeches delivered by Kresge Foundation President and CEO Rip Rapson at events around the country. We add complete versions of speeches after each is delivered.

We hope you will share speeches you find valuable with others interested in the foundation, its work to expand opportunity in America’s cities, or philanthropy in general.