Plenary focusing on Detroit and the lessons it provides for community revitalization and opportunity finance nationwide.
Los Angeles, Calif. – Panel discussion on strategies and approaches to fostering equitable economic growth in America's cities.
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 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.
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