We are an institution that is deeply committed to sharing the lessons that result from our work with grantees and partners through storytelling, research and convenings.
Our programs seek to expand opportunity for low-income people so they can gain the tools and supports needed to lead self-determined lives and join the economic mainstream.
We deploy an array of grantmaking and social investing tools – usually in partnership with nonprofit, public, private and philanthropic organizations – to address society’s most intractable problems.
We are a private, national foundation that works to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grantmaking and social investing in arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services and community development in Detroit.
A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
The center is a leading advocate for improving children’s environmental health.
Established in response to the 1986 worldwide farm crisis, the institute works locally and globally to develop policies and best practices that ensure food, farm, and trade systems are fair and sus
The organization operates 27 clinics that provide reproductive health and family planning services.
The top-ranked research university anchors the School of Public Health, which is establishing a Center of Excellence in Public Health Workforce to address work force capacity issues within local pu
The nonprofit promotes community ownership of wind-energy projects by educating landowners and residents, offering technical assistance to communities, and building strong, supportive public polici
Created in 1980, the fund provides financial support for affordable rental housing and homeownership opportunities in a seven-county metropolitan area and collaborates with public and private insti
With its focus on the long-term economic, environmental, and social well-being of the Northern Plains, the institute is working to accelerate the transition to a renewable, low-carbon energy system
Now in its 37th year, Intermedia Arts serves as a catalyst for community building and leadership development among artists, educators, and community developmen
Dedicated to building more vibrant communities, the nonprofit agency provides comprehensive human services through its Pillsbury House and three other neighborhood centers, and engages underserved
In 1990 the University of Michigan founded the Prison Creative Arts Project, which provides arts education, artist mentoring, workshops, and exhibits to encourage the creation of original works of
The prominent teaching and research university includes the Stephen M.
The university is home to the Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center, which supports trained, experienced leaders who work collaboratively for the public good.
In response to the economic crisis, our trustees approved one-time operating support grants in 2009 and 2010 to recent grant recipients for safety-net services such as food, shelter, and other emer
The firm helps nonprofits, corporations, labor unions, and other stakeholders organize, train, and mobilize grassroots supporters for projects and campaigns.
Located in the historic Michigan Theater, the foundation provides the most extensive film program in the state and presents the annual Ann Arbor Film Festival as well as a full roster of live perfo
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