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President’s Corner

Recent Events

June 10, 2015

Denver – Discussion of "Comeback Cities" that have are turning themselves around through a series of different approaches. 3-4:30 p.m.

May 28, 2015

Remarks at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s annual conference on Mackinac Island. Time: 8:45 a.m. Location: Theatre

May 20, 2015

Keynote address about the role of philanthropy in Detroit's post-bankruptcy revitalization.

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.