Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Detroit Economic Growth Association

Detroit, Michigan



The organization is the nonprofit economic-growth arm of the Detroit Economic Growth Corp. and engages in business attraction, urban redevelopment and financing programs. This grant supports a pilot demolition of vacant homes on 10 blocks of city-owned land led by the Detroit Blight Authority, a corporation established by the Pulte family to eliminate residential blight and revitalize Detroit’s neighborhoods.