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Annual Grants Awarded from Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan has awarded nearly $1.7 million in grants to 73 organizations through the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds. The majority of this year’s grants...

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New “SportPort” equipment sharing program launches to give kids more opportunities to play

Pilot program is part of Project Play: Southeast Michigan initiative – funded by the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation in partnership with the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the...

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Supporting the Needs of Today While Creating a Lasting Legacy:
The Story of the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Legacy Funds

Not all of us knew of Ralph, the owner of the Buffalo Bills and resident of Grosse Pointe, but we soon would learn about his astounding generosity....

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Record Amount of Grants Awarded to Regional Nonprofits from Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds at the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan has awarded nearly $1.7 million in grants to 64 organizations through the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds. Each grantee organization is performing critical...

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Local Karmanos Cancer Institute center receives $25K grant C&G News

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute was awarded a $25,000 grant for its cancer caregiver programming at the Weisberg Cancer Treatment Center in Farmington Hills. The Community Foundation for Southeast...

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Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan Awards $250,000 in grants from Three New Funds Honoring Ralph C. Wilson, Jr.

DETROIT – Fourteen southeast Michigan organizations received nearly $250,000 in grants from the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan from three new permanent funds that honor the legacy of Ralph C....

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Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan Announces Grants Totaling $6 Million from The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation

DETROIT – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation recently announced a series of grants totaling $6 million to support the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan (CFSEM), including the establishment of...

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Ralph C. Wilson Foundation gives $17M to nonprofits Detroit Free Press

A family foundation poised to have an unusually big impact on the lives of southeastern Michigan residents over the next two decades  announced Wednesday more than $17 million in grants...

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