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.
Formerly WARM Training Center, EcoWorks promotes the development of resource-efficient, affordable, healthy homes and communities through education, training and technical assistance.
The alliance was established in response to conditions in northwest Detroit’s Brightmoor community, including poor housing, a high crime rate, and vacant land.
Corktown Economic Development Corp. is the anchor organization for business and residents in the Corktown neighborhood west of downtown Detroit.
U SNAP BAC provides safe, decent and affordable homes, and promotes economic growth and neighborhood improvement for low-to-moderate income families.
Osborn Neighborhood Alliance serves the Osborn community in northeast Detroit through work in housing rehabilitation, cleaning up and boarding up vacant homes, development of green spaces, and busi
The Woodbridge Neighborhood Development Corp.’s mission is to create a diverse vibrant residential and commercial urban environment in its namesake neighborhood.
Bridging community media and social movements, this organization develops and shares models to help communities nationwide use the digital-media arts as a transformative tool for visioning, organiz
This statewide organization, formerly known as ArtServe Michigan, has broadened the scope of its work to include advocacy, public policy, research, professional-practice programs, resources and com
University of Detroit Mercy is Michigan's largest and most comprehensive Catholic university, offering more than 100 academic degrees and programs through seven schools and colleges.
The university delivers student-centered undergraduate and graduate education in an urban context.
Community Development Advocates Detroit is the trade association for nonprofit community development organizations that share a commitment to promoting community-based, sustainable development grou
Community Development Advocates Detroit is the trade association for nonprofit community development organizations that share a commitment to promoting community-based, sustainable developmen
Chalkbeat is a mission-driven nonprofit news outlet covering education policy and practices across a number of cities. This grant supplies one year of operating support to the Detroit bureau.
Established in 1962, Oakland Schools is an intermediate school district.
The organization is the nonprofit economic-growth arm of the Detroit Economic Growth Corp., and engages in business attraction, urban redevelopment and financing programs.
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