Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Miami, Florida
$50,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

The New Florida Majority-Education Fund is an independent nonpartisan 501(c)3 multiracial, community-centered racial justice organization dedicated to creating an inclusive, equitable and just Flor

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Baltimore, Maryland
$100,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

Housed at the Public Justice Center, the National Coalition for Civil Right to Counsel provides strategic and technical assistance to advocates nationally seeking to create laws and policies to exp

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Seattle, Washington
$150,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2018

Amplifier is a design lab that builds and shares art to amplify the voices of grassroots movements.

January 24, 2019
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2019 Kresge Eminent Artist Gloria House

Detroit poet, activist and educator Gloria House has been named the 2019 Kresge Eminent Artist . The announcement came Thursday evening at the Masonic Temple’s Jack White Theater at the conclusion of a program honoring the first 10 Kresge Eminent Artists...
January 23, 2019
A 13-year partnership between the Kresge Foundation and Inyathelo, the South African Institute for Advancement, helped eight universities and one teaching hospital double, triple, and in some cases, quadruple private fundraising between 2006 and 2019. This week, Kresge Education Program Managing...
January 24, 2019
Sheryl Madden has been named deputy CFO and controller at The Kresge Foundation. A certified public accountant, Madden has more than 20 years of finance, accounting, investment, tax and budget experience. She joined Kresge in 2009 as controller. In her newly expanded role, Madden will lead the...