Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Raleigh, North Carolina
$63,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The multi-city, national learning collaborative seeks to develop inclusive innovation ecosystems in our nation’s cities.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Detroit
$39,715

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

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.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Memphis, Tennessee
$50,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The National Civil Rights Museum is located at the former Lorraine Motel, where civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated.

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Memphis, Tenn.
$500,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The foundation works to strengthen the community through philanthropy. This grant supports development of Memphis 3.0 – a comprehensive plan for the City of Memphis.

Area served

Area served:
Memphis, Tennessee

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Milwaukee
$250,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The civic organization unites leaders in business, labor, education, philanthropy and community development to strengthen the cultural and economic base of the Milwaukee metropolitan area.

Area served

Area served:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Memphis, Tennessee
$175,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

Riverfront Development Corp. is a public/private partnership with the city of Memphis to maintain and improve the more than five miles of riverfront parks.

Area served

Area served:
Memphis, Tennessee

Grantee Location

Grantee Location:
Madison, Wisconsin
$150,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The mission of Kids Forward is to inspire action and promote access to opportunity for every kid, every family, and every community in Wisconsin.

Area served

Area served:
Madison, Wisconsin