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Detroit Historical Society

Detroit
$500,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2012

The society, which manages the Detroit Historical Museum and the Dossin Great Lakes Museum, seeks to educate and inspire Detroit residents and visitors by preserving and portraying the region’s unique history and culture. Grant funding supports the Past>Forward Campaign to raise more than $20 million for new and expanded exhibits, technology upgrades, educational offerings and enhancements at the two museums.