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.
Prosperity Now creates and supports programs and policies that foster an economy that offers everyone, especially people of color and those of limited incomes, a clear path to financial stability,
Young Invincibles (YI) is a national organization that focuses on empowering young Americans with information regarding health care, jobs, entrepreneurship and higher education. This grant wi
Invest Detroit is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that finances and supports business development, commercial real estate, entrepreneurs, and high-tech companies in Detroit and
Jefferson East Inc. is the steward organization for the East Jefferson Corridor.
Michigan Community Resources was chosen as a partner in the Kresge Innovative Projects: Detroit due to the organizations knowledge, experience, capabilities, and relationships with many KIP:D grant
The land bank promotes neighborhood stabilization and economic growth through the acquisition, management and disposition of tax-delinquent properties that have reverted to city ownership.
The Empowerment Plan is a Detroit-based nonprofit organization focused on permanently elevating families from the generational cycle of homelessness.
Serving Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties, the organization is committed to bringing together partners across all sectors to address community concerns and to create sustainable community change.
Wayne State is a comprehensive university offering more than 350 academic and community programs.
The community-development organization delivers comprehensive programs and services to youth and adults in Southwest Detroit, and leads the Consortium of Hispanic Agencies, a collaborative of six s
Invest Detroit is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that finances and supports business development, commercial real estate, entrepreneurs and high-tech companies in Detroit and
The Education Writers Association (EWA) is the premiere professional organization of journalists and other writers who cover education.
An evidence-based initiative to better inform government leaders before they make important policy decisions. This financial amendment to Results for America (RFA) supports production of&
Located in Detroit’s Midtown, Wayne State is a comprehensive university offering more than 350 academic and community programs. This grant supports Wayne State University to conduct a feasibil
Develop Detroit builds vibrant, resilient communities and expands opportunities for all residents to succeed.
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