NEWS & PRESS


CFSEM Surpasses $1 Billion in Grants Distributed Since Inception

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan has provided $1 billion in grants, primarily distributed throughout the seven counties of southeast Michigan, since it began in 1984. “We are focused on...

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Honoring Leadership and Program Excellence Award Winners at Annual Board Meeting

CFSEM President, Mariam Noland, presents Cheryl Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, COTS, with the Richard F. Huegli Award for Program Excellence. The Community Foundation has announced that Kary L. Moss of...

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Record Amount of Grants Awarded to Regional Nonprofits from Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds

DETROIT –  The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan has awarded more than $1.2 million in grants to 49 organizations through the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds. Each grantee organization...

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Sheryl G. Arb Named Vice President, Marketing and Communications

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan (CFSEM) has appointed Sheryl G. Arb vice president, marketing and communications. She comes to the Foundation from Kellogg Company, where she served as senior...

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Social Media Expert To Discuss How The Digital Information Landscape Affects Community And Democracy on June 20

Editor’s Note:  danah boyd’s name is all lowercase The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation are hosting the second in a quarterly...

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Professional Development Grants Help Increase Capacity of Brightmoor Community Leaders

DETROIT, MI – The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, with support from the Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, has provided a second year of funding for staff training...

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Future of Information with Futurist Amy Webb

AMY WEBB TO DISCUSS FUTURE OF INFORMATION ON APRIL 11 DETROIT. March 7, 2018—The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation are launching...

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Detroit Journalism Engagement Fund Announces $322,000 In Support To Innovative Reporting Efforts

Local media outlets will receive grants from the Fund, a partnership between Knight Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan Detroit, Michigan – Six projects, involving...

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CFSEM and DADA: Over Half a Million Dollars in Annual Round of Grantmaking

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN AND DETROIT AUTO DEALERS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCE OVER HALF A MILLION DOLLARS IN ANNUAL ROUND OF GRANTMAKING More than $5.6 million in grants in total have been...

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Helping to Increase Quality Local Journalism

Grant program launched to help increase quality local journalism with support from Knight Foundation, Ford Foundation and Community Foundation Detroit Journalism Engagement Fund will support efforts to better inform communities...

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