Expanding opportunities in America’s cities
March 30, 2016
The Kresge Foundation today announced that Laura Trudeau, managing director of its Detroit Program, will retire at the end of the year. Trudeau, 62, joined the foundation in 2001 and has played a central role in nearly every significant revitalization project in the city of Detroit over the past 15...
February 9, 2016
Carol Coletta, one of the nation’s leading experts on urban transformation policy, has been named Senior Fellow with the American Cities Practice at The Kresge Foundation, President and CEO Rip Rapson announced today. “Carol is a peerless thinker, actor, and influencer in the urban policy and...

While completion of a college credential is a critical step toward increasing one’s viability in today’s labor market, only about...

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January 17, 2018
Lessons, successes and challenges of Creative Placemaking – the intentional integration of arts, culture and community-engaged design into neighborhood planning – are highlighted through a series of white papers launched by The Kresge Foundation. Kresge’s Arts & Culture Program, entering its...
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The Africa Grantmakers’ Affinity Group aims to increase and strengthen philanthropy in Africa. This grant contributes to field-building among strategic philanthropies to benefit African commun