NEWS & PRESS


With fate of food assistance unclear, we must step up for Michigan’s hungry The Detroit Free Press

Of the 1.4 million people in Michigan who struggle with hunger, nearly 400,000 are children. The toll that food insecurity takes on families — especially those with children and seniors...

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Microgrants help nonprofits build capacity, try new things Crain's Detroit

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan plans and gives away microgrants for journalism projects, leaders in the Brightmoor neighborhood of Detroit and several other focused areas. “The common thread around...

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Hurricane Relief

Hurricane Florence hit the coastal Carolina region of the United States on September 14, 2018.  The initial landfall and resulting storm surge created significant damage and flooding across a wide...

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More than $20 Million in Grants Awarded

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan announced more than $20 million in grants to organizations and initiatives primarily within southeast Michigan’s seven counties in areas including health, education, the arts,...

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Community Foundation to Fund Park Sustainability The Detroit News

The $100 million endowment from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation that is expected to bring new life along the west riverfront was heralded Wednesday as an investment that will...

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We’re Hiring: Philanthropic Services Officer

The Philanthropic Services Officer is responsible for a wide range of asset development and donor program activities with the primary goal of developing and securing major financial support for the...

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Nearly $500,000 in Grants to Region’s Children and Youth

Detroit Auto Dealers Association, in partnership with Community Foundation, Announce Nearly $500,000 in Grants to Region’s Children and Youth The Detroit Auto Dealers Association (DADA) Charitable Foundation Fund announced that...

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Fall 2018 Message from the President

Playing the Long Game The economy touches everything in a community: its infrastructure, its education, its quality of life, its people’s livelihoods. At the Community Foundation we approach multifaceted problems...

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Latest sculpture captures essence of Harrison Township

Detroit artists Erik and Israel Nordin have once again added their creative touch to Harrison Township. The brothers were on hand at Waterfront Park Aug. 24 for the unveiling of...

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The people’s voice: Detroit community organizations push for equitable development ModelD Media

The people’s voice: Detroit community organizations push for equitable development. This article is part of our Equitable Development series, in partnership with Doing Development Differently in Metro Detroit, where we...

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