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August 10, 2015
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23 new Detroit Revitalization Fellows to build capacity of metro organizations; new Kresge Mayor’s Fellows initiative is announced

Detroit): Director of Resident Opportunity Initiatives, Jobs and Economy Team. Jerrell Harris (2013 ...

Categories: Detroit

July 29, 2015
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Kresge-backed fund invests $34M in development to serve housing, health, employment needs

The Healthy Futures Fund launched in 2013 with $100 million in seed funding from its three partners: ...


July 9, 2015
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Kresge initiative highlighted as White House details progress on climate plan

The Kresge Foundation’s $10.7 million Climate Resilience and Urban Opportunity Initiative is among $25 million in new public and private investments highlighted by the Obama administration today during a progress report on its Climate Action Plan announced in June 2013. A task force of state, local and tribal ...

Categories: Environment

July 9, 2015
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Inaugural 'Gilda Awards' honor the legacy of artist Gilda Snowden

and 2013. “Professor Snowden was one of the great figures at the College for Creative Studies and in ...


April 29, 2015
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Former Detroit emergency manager praises philanthropic role in ‘grand bargain’ that helped resolve financial crisis

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder in 2013. Orr discussed his responsibilities: Reduce long-term debt while ensuring ...

Categories: Detroit

April 22, 2015
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Fostering Success Michigan breaks down hurdles to postsecondary education

boasts nearly 65,000 visits to its website since May 2013. Its last annual summit drew 200 people, ...

Categories: Education

March 18, 2015
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Report points to priorities and needs of low-income people in climate-resilience planning

P2R – is a Movement Strategy Center Initiative launched in 2013 in partnership with Kresge, the ...

Categories: Environment

January 29, 2015
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Textile artist Ruth Adler Schnee selected as 2015 Kresge Eminent Artist

letterpress studio Cary Loren, co-owner, The Book Beat, 2013 Kresge Artist Fellow in the Literary Arts Judith ...


October 20, 2014
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San Francisco nonprofit helps Latino families navigate road to self-sufficiency, economic security

service, commitment and inspired leadership. “We’re not the organization in 2014 we were in 2013.” To ...

Categories: Human Services

September 15, 2014
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Kresge Health Program-sponsored miniseries inspires local events in 5 U.S. cities

of Realtors 2013 Community Preference Survey found that 60 percent prefer a neighborhood with stores ...

Categories: Health

September 8, 2014
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A Detroit high school builds city’s revival into its lesson plans

released in early 2013 after a process that involved thousands of residents. The 347-page framework speaks ...

Categories: Detroit

August 13, 2014
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Lake Erie community’s cultural assets and creative placemaking fueling rebirth

percent of respondents said “no” in 2013. “That’s troubling. We can’t improve the neighborhood if the ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

June 19, 2014
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As prize competitions increasingly drive innovation, a report offers guidance for public sector, nonprofits, philanthropies

impacted by Hurricane Sandy. The challenge was named one of CNN’s 10 Best Ideas of 2013. Read the report in ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

June 17, 2014
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Support program at award-winning housing complex empowers families

– including new roofs, windows, drywall, doors and kitchens – began in 2012 and was completed in May 2013 ...

Categories: Human Services

June 5, 2014
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Annual report illustrates ways programs, tools and partners combine to create opportunity in America's cities

million in 2013. The report illustrates the combination of tools and approaches that, together, strengthen ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

May 5, 2014
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Artists and entrepreneurs join neighbors to remake a Jackson, Mississippi, neighborhood

2013 is already home to a print shop, a book and paper arts studio, a ceramic studio, a reclaimed ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

April 25, 2014
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Center for Public Integrity wins Pulitzer for uncovering coal miners’ lack of access to health benefits

suffering from black lung disease.” The reports, which were published in October and November 2013, prompted ...

Categories: Health

April 3, 2014
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Report shows rising student debt for college undercuts path to middle class

” (2013). Kresge works to expand opportunity for low-income people in America’s cities. Its Education ...

Categories: Education

March 17, 2014
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An innovative online writing lab at Excelsior College boosts student skills and grades in pilot study

There is no charge. The pilot study was conducted during the fall semester 2013 and involved 152 ...

Categories: Education

February 11, 2014
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Lincoln Park Coast Cultural District revitalizing New Jersey neighborhood

neighborhood has increased from $10,000-$12,000 in 1999 to $25,000-$30,000 in 2013, Wilson says. All 10 ...

Categories: Arts & Culture