Program AreaGrantee OrganizationWWW AddressCityStatePurpose of GrantGrant AmountGrant Term (Months)Fiscal Year Approved
Jazz EducationYMCA Of Metropolitan Detroithttp://www.ymcadetroit.orgDetroitMIto develop a program that will teach 40-50 urban teens digital arts skills through a focus on environmental issues
100,000122009
Anchor Arts OrganizationsYMCA Of Metropolitan Detroithttp://www.ymcadetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsYMCA Of Metropolitan Detroithttp://www.ymcadetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsYMCA Of Metropolitan Detroithttp://www.ymcadetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Great LakesWayne State Universityhttp://engineering.wayne.edu/uwerg/DetroitMIto improve Great Lakes water quality by connecting regional and bi-national science for monitoring, preventing and mitigating urban stresses in the Huron to Erie corridor
650,000362015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevWayne State Universityhttp://law.wayne.edu/clinics/environmental.phpDetroitMIto address sources of air pollution, providing organizational support and coordination for the Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition and coordination of an Air Quality Advisory Committee.
375,000362015
Arts & Civic LifeWayne State Universityhttps://www.facebook.com/artscorpsdetroitDetroitMIto build capacity for ArtsCorpsDetroit to serve more community organizations and to assess the role of art in urban revitalization and the volunteer experience100,000242012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevWayne State Universityhttp://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-132-54783_54784_54785---,00.htmlDetroitMIto evaluate a program to improve the health of Southeastern Michigan Anglers95,000242012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevWayne State Universityhttp://clas.wayne.edu/seedwayne/DetroitMIto expand healthy,sustainable food choices for households on Detroit's east side in partnership with Earthworks Urban Farm, Eastern Market and others90,000242010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://theatre.wayne.edu/DetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater30,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://theatre.wayne.edu/DetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater30,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://theatre.wayne.edu/DetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater30,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://wdet.org/DetroitMIfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM30,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://wdet.org/DetroitMIfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM30,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://wdet.org/DetroitMIfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM30,000242015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevWayne State Universityhttp://law.wayne.edu/clinics/environmental.phpDetroitMIto hire a full time coordinator for the Environmental Law Clinic25,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevWayne State Universityhttp://law.wayne.edu/clinics/environmental.phpDetroitMIto continue support for the Environmental Law Clinic25,000122011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://www.wsupress.wayne.edu/DetroitMIWayne State University Community Arts & Press20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://theatre.wayne.edu/DetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater15,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttp://wdet.org/DetroitMIfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM15,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsWayne State Universityhttps://art.wayne.edu/galleriesDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for the Elaine Jacob Art Gallery and the Art Department Gallery10,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsVSA Michiganhttp://www.vsami.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsVSA Michiganhttp://www.vsami.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsVSA Michiganhttp://www.vsami.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevVoices For Earth Justicehttp://www.voices4earth.orgSouthfieldMIto help with the sustainable rehabilitation of buildings for a community outreach center in the Brightmoor area of Detroit20,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevVanguard Community Development Corporationhttp://www.VanguardCDC.orgDetroitMIto build the capacity of residents in the Northend neighborhood of Detroit to proactively address environmental hazards100,000242010
Great LakesUniversity of Michiganhttp://umich.eduAnn ArborMIto support the Water Center's efforts to convene and support experts across the Great Lakes basin, and conduct related activities, to identify and fill key knowledge gaps in the current Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and to help develop a science framework for the next phase of the GLRI4,500,000362013
Great LakesUniversity of Michiganhttp://umich.eduAnn ArborMIto engage stakeholders and create cumulative impact maps (threats, resources and human impact) of the Great Lakes ecosystem to guide conservation decisions500,000242010
Great LakesUniversity of Michiganhttp://umich.eduAnn ArborMIto provide key information to NGO/policy communities on impacts of and effective approaches to managing phosphorus in Maumee River watershed and western Lake Erie
300,000122015
Special OpportunitiesUniversity of Michiganhttp://umich.eduAnn ArborMIfor a challenge grant to provide scholarships for students of the Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise200,000122011
Great LakesUniversity of Michiganhttp://umich.eduAnn ArborMIFor interim planning for a project to map threats to the Great Lakes8,500122009
Great LakesUniversity Of Detroit Mercyhttp://www.udmercy.eduDetroitMIto support a full-time landscape architect at the Detroit Collaborative Design Center to ensure focus on ecologically low impact development and water management as part of the urban transformation of Detroit50,000112011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook Theatrehttp://www.mbtheatre.comRochesterMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook Theatrehttp://www.mbtheatre.comRochesterMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook Theatrehttp://www.mbtheatre.comRochesterMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook Theatrehttp://www.mbtheatre.comRochesterMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Great LakesThe Sierra Club Foundationhttp://www.tscf.orgSan FranciscoCAto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit79,700122012
Great LakesThe Sierra Club Foundationhttp://www.tscf.orgSan FranciscoCAfor the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit.75,000122011
Great LakesThe Sierra Club Foundationhttp://www.tscf.orgSan FranciscoCAto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit75,000122013
Great LakesThe Sierra Club Foundationhttp://www.tscf.orgSan FranciscoCAto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit75,000122014
Great LakesThe Sierra Club Foundationhttp://www.tscf.orgSan FranciscoCAto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit75,000122015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Henry Fordhttp://www.thehenryford.orgDearbornMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Henry Fordhttp://www.thehenryford.orgDearbornMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Henry Fordhttp://www.thehenryford.orgDearbornMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsThe Henry Fordhttp://www.thehenryford.orgDearbornMIfor unrestricted general operating support100,000122010
Arts & Civic LifeThe Heidelberg Projecthttp://www.heidelberg.orgDetroitMIto continue to build organizational capacity125,000122015
Arts & Civic LifeThe Heidelberg Projecthttp://www.heidelberg.orgDetroitMIto hire a development director and program site development director to help implement the strategic plan for a cultural village (payable over 2 years, with the addition in year 2 of $25,000 in funding and the requirement of a dollar-for-dollar match for $50,000 of the $75,000)125,000242009
Arts & Civic LifeThe Heidelberg Projecthttp://www.heidelberg.orgDetroitMIto continue to build organizational capacity125,000122014
Arts & Civic LifeThe Heidelberg Projecthttp://www.heidelberg.orgDetroitMIto continue to build organizational capacity, one half in the form of a challenge grant to match donations from individuals on a 1:1 basis100,000122012
Great LakesThe Greening of Detroithttp://greeningofdetroit.comDetroitMIto strengthen organizational infrastructures at the Greening and WARM, creating the additional capacity to play a pivotal role in shaping a sustainable future for Detroit including improved water qualify300,000242013
Great LakesThe Greening of Detroithttp://greeningofdetroit.comDetroitMIto test a new vacant land reclamation model that will create swaths of newly forested land in Detroit to mitigate storm water runoff160,000182010
Great LakesThe Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authorityhttp://www.abca.on.caExeterONto implement actions to improve water quality for the Bayfield River, Lake Huron in Ontario100,000332011
Great LakesThe Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authorityhttp://www.abca.on.caExeterONto implement actions to continue to improve water quality for the Bayfield River, Lake Huron in Ontario: $34,000 in 2014, $33,000 in each of 2015 and 2016100,000332014
Special OpportunitiesTHAWDetroitMIto provide energy assistance to low-income families and individuals (this was one of three, one-time special grants approved by the Foundation in December 2008 totalling $500,000 to help meet the immediate, short term needs of individuals affected by the economic downturn)125,000122009
Special OpportunitiesTHAWDetroitMI125,000122009
Great LakesStudent Conservation Association Inchttp://www.thesca.orgArlingtonVAto engage high school and college-aged youth in hands-on conservation service in Detroit
50,000122015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsStratford Shakespearean Festival of Americahttp://www.stratfordshakespearefestival.comStratfordONfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsStratford Shakespearean Festival of Americahttp://www.stratfordshakespearefestival.comStratfordONfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsStratford Shakespearean Festival of Americahttp://www.stratfordshakespearefestival.comStratfordONfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242015
Jazz EducationSphinx Organization, Inc.http://www.SphinxMusic.orgDetroitMIto support the Sphinx Preparatory Music Institute and Sphinx Overture programs, one-half of the grant in the form of a challenge to match new or increased contributions from individuals on a two to one basis100,000122009
Anchor Arts OrganizationsSphinx Organization, Inc.http://www.SphinxMusic.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsSphinx Organization, Inc.http://www.SphinxMusic.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsSphinx Organization, Inc.http://www.SphinxMusic.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Arts & Civic LifeSouthwest Housing Solutions Corporationhttp://www.swsol.orgDetroitMIfor a storm water mitigation and demonstration project as part of a new creative arts center in southwest Detroit75,000242010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevSouthwest Detroit Environmental Vision Projecthttp://www.sdevweb.orgDetroitMIfor community organizing and advocacy to secure a community benefits agreement providing environmental mitigations and community redevelopment investment if the New International Trade Crossing is built60,000122012
Arts & Civic LifeSouthwest Detroit Business Association Inc.http://www.southwestdetroit.comDetroitMIto transform vacant lots at ML King and Rosa Parks into a pocket park that commemorates two great Americans and community principles45,000182013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsSouthwest Detroit Business Association Inc.http://www.southwestdetroit.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for COMPAS20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsSouthwest Detroit Business Association Inc.http://www.southwestdetroit.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for COMPAS20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsSouthwest Detroit Business Association Inc.http://www.southwestdetroit.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for COMPAS20,000242015
Great LakesSix Rivers Regional Land Conservancyhttp://www.sixriversrlc.orgRochesterMIto create a model wetlands databank and outreach program in Oakland and Macomb Counties to identify the highest priority wetlands and connect landowners with wetlands with those in need of performing mitigation100,000242010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsSignal Return Inchttp://www.signalreturnpress.orgDetroitMI20,000242015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevScience & Environmental Health Networkhttp://www.sehn.orgAmesIOto use research on complex environmental influences on Alzheimer's disease as a case study to leverage policy changes to address interrelated public health and environmental problems75,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsScarab Clubhttp://www.scarabclub.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsScarab Clubhttp://www.scarabclub.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsScarab Clubhttp://www.scarabclub.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsScarab Clubhttp://www.scarabclub.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Special OpportunitiesSalvation ArmySouthfieldMIfor emergency holiday and year-round assistance to families (this was one of three, one-time special grants approved by the Foundation in December 2008 totalling $500,000 to help meet the immediate, short term needs of individuals affected by the economic downturn)250,000122009
Special OpportunitiesSalvation ArmySouthfieldMI250,000122009
Great LakesRiver Networkhttp://www.rivernetwork.orgPortlandORto examine and advance opportunities for greater coordination among municipalities to use green infrastructure to minimize climate impacts, improve water efficiency, and promote green jobs60,000242011
Special OpportunitiesRecoveryParkhttp://www.sharinc.orgDetroitMIto continue support for planning and implementation of a model, large-scale urban agriculture project: Year 4 payment: $150,000 payable in 3 installments contingent on matching funds and other criteria TBD1,000,000482012
Special OpportunitiesRecoveryParkhttp://www.sharinc.orgDetroitMIto continue support for a participatory process to develop a model, large-scale urban agriculture project on Detroit's east side that will promote productive and sustainable land use and jobs100,00032011
Special OpportunitiesRecoveryParkhttp://www.sharinc.orgDetroitMIto support a participatory process to develop an urban farm for recovering substance abusers and members from the broader community25,00082010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsRackham Symphony Choirhttp://www.rackhamchoir.orgGrosse PointeMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsRackham Symphony Choirhttp://www.rackhamchoir.orgGrosse PointeMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsRackham Symphony Choirhttp://www.rackhamchoir.orgGrosse PointeMIfor unrestricted general operating support5,000122013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPuppetARThttp://www.puppetart.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPuppetARThttp://www.puppetart.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPuppetARThttp://www.puppetart.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPuppetARThttp://www.puppetart.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPewabic Potteryhttp://www.pewabic.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPewabic Potteryhttp://www.pewabic.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPewabic Potteryhttp://www.pewabic.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsPewabic Potteryhttp://www.pewabic.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevPeoples Community Services Of Metropolitan Detroithttp://www.pecose.orgDetroitMIthe Delray Impact Project to provide environmental health data and capacity to improve quality of life outcomes related to the New International Trade Crossing and industrial impacts.
60,000122015
Arts & Civic LifePeoples Community Services Of Metropolitan Detroithttp://www.pecose.orgDetroitMIto engage the entire neighborhood of Delray, especially its youth to learn about and create a mural of the history of Delray.17,500122015
Great LakesNature Conservancyhttp://nature.org/michiganLansingMIto advance green infrastructure (GI) in Detroit by modifying policies to incentivize GI, securing investments under the DWSD stormwater permit, and establishing the conditions for implementation
1,200,000602016
Great LakesNature Conservancyhttp://nature.org/michiganLansingMIto support a policy associate to help advance Great Lakes policy and funding at the local, state and federal levels170,000242010
Great LakesNature Conservancyhttp://nature.org/michiganLansingMIto support a collaboration between the Nature Conservancy, National Wildlife Federation, and Great Lakes Commission to address Aquatic Invasive Species in the Great Lakes125,000122012
Great LakesNature Conservancyhttp://nature.org/michiganLansingMIto complete the Lake Huron conservation planning process100,000242009
Great LakesNature Conservancyhttp://nature.org/michiganLansingMIto continue to support a policy associate to help advance Great Lakes policy and funding at the local, state and federal levels85,000122012
Great LakesNational Wildlife Federationhttp://www.nwf.orgAnn ArborMIto support the Healing Our Waters Coalition: a collaborative effort to promote funding and policy reform for the Great Lakes and assistance for organizations conducting Great Lakes restoration projects
450,000362010
Great LakesNational Wildlife Federationhttp://www.nwf.orgAnn ArborMIfor continued support for the Healing Our Waters Coalition: a collaborative effort to promote funding and policy reform for the Great Lakes450,000362013
Great LakesNational Wildlife Federationhttp://www.nwf.orgAnn ArborMIto develop a multi-state coordinated rapid response and monitoring effort to eradicate aquatic invasive species in the Great Lakes and address acute risk pathways for Asian Carp beyond Chicago100,000122011
Great LakesNational Wildlife Federationhttp://www.nwf.orgAnn ArborMIto address ballast water policy and acute risk pathways for Asian Carp beyond Chicago and work with The Nature Conservancy and Great Lakes Commission on coordinated policies to address Aquatic Invasive Species in the Great Lakes
100,000122012
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMusic Hall Center For The Performing Arts Inchttp://www.musichall.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMusic Hall Center For The Performing Arts Inchttp://www.musichall.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMusic Hall Center For The Performing Arts Inchttp://www.musichall.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Jazz EducationMusic Hall Center For The Performing Arts Inchttp://www.musichall.orgDetroitMIto continue and expand an experiential Jazz education program40,000122009
Arts & Civic LifeMuseum of Contemporary Art Detroithttp://www.mocadetroit.orgDetroitMIto hire a development director and create a strategic development plan120,000182010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMuseum of Contemporary Art Detroithttp://www.mocadetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMuseum of Contemporary Art Detroithttp://www.mocadetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMuseum of Contemporary Art Detroithttp://www.mocadetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMotown Museum Inchttp://www.motownmuseum.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support30,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMotown Museum Inchttp://www.motownmuseum.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support30,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMotown Museum Inchttp://www.motownmuseum.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support30,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMotown Museum Inchttp://www.motownmuseum.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support15,000122010
Jazz EducationMosaic Youth Theatre Of Detroithttp://www.mosaicdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor general operating support, one-half of the grant in the form of a challenge to match new or increased contributions from individuals on a two to one basis100,000122009
Special OpportunitiesMosaic Youth Theatre Of Detroithttp://www.mosaicdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor a one-to-one individual giving match supporting a partnership with Thompson Educational Foundation establishing Mosaic as "Arts Organization in Residence" at University Prep Science/Math Elementary.
70,000122014
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMosaic Youth Theatre Of Detroithttp://www.mosaicdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMosaic Youth Theatre Of Detroithttp://www.mosaicdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMosaic Youth Theatre Of Detroithttp://www.mosaicdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMillan Theatre Companyhttp://www.DetroitRepTheatre.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support30,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMillan Theatre Companyhttp://www.DetroitRepTheatre.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support30,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMillan Theatre Companyhttp://www.DetroitRepTheatre.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support30,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMillan Theatre Companyhttp://www.DetroitRepTheatre.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support15,000122010
Arts & Civic LifeMidtown Detroit, Inc.http://www.detroitmidtown.comDetroitMIto support a new Detroit arts event which will showcase artists who will "light up" buildings and spaces in Midtown Detroit
50,000122012
Arts & Civic LifeMidtown Detroit, Inc.http://www.detroitmidtown.comDetroitMIto enable the N'Namdi Center to hire a consultant over six months to draft a strategic campus plan
15,00062013
Arts & Civic LifeMidtown Detroit, Inc.http://www.detroitmidtown.comDetroitMIto further enable the N'Namdi Center to hire a consultant over six months to draft a strategic campus plan15,000122014
Great LakesMichigan United Conservation Clubshttp://www.mucc.orgLansingMIto develop and implement a long-term funding strategy for Michigan's wetlands program.
26,000122012
Great LakesMichigan United Conservation Clubshttp://www.mucc.orgLansingMIto continue work on a long-term funding strategy for Michigan's wetlands program.10,000122013
Jazz EducationMichigan State Universityhttp://www.msu.edu; http://www.music.msu.eduDetroitMIto provide advanced jazz education for urban youth through MSU Jazz@CMSDetroit50,000122009
Jazz EducationMichigan State Universityhttp://www.msu.edu; http://www.music.msu.eduDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit50,000122010
Jazz EducationMichigan State Universityhttp://www.msu.edu; http://www.music.msu.eduDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit50,000122011
Jazz EducationMichigan State Universityhttp://www.msu.edu; http://www.music.msu.eduDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit50,000122012
Jazz EducationMichigan State Universityhttp://www.msu.edu; http://www.music.msu.eduDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit50,000122013
Jazz EducationMichigan State Universityhttp://www.msu.edu; http://www.music.msu.eduDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit50,000122014
Jazz EducationMichigan State Universityhttp://www.msu.edu; http://www.music.msu.eduDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit50,000122015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMichigan Science CenterDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support
50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMichigan Science CenterDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support
25,000122014
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMichigan Opera Theatrehttp://www.MichiganOpera.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMichigan Opera Theatrehttp://www.MichiganOpera.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMichigan Opera Theatrehttp://www.MichiganOpera.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMichigan Opera Theatrehttp://www.MichiganOpera.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Nonprofit Associationhttp://www.MNAonline.orgLansingMIto further develop and disseminate environmental data25,000122013
Great LakesMichigan League Of Conservation Voters Education Fundhttp://www.michiganlcvedfund.orgAnn ArborMIto convene Michigan's environmental community in order to prioritize three top issues and advocate for these issues in the legislature50,000122015
Great LakesMichigan League Of Conservation Voters Education Fundhttp://www.michiganlcvedfund.orgAnn ArborMIto strengthen the capacity of environmental and allied organizations in Southeast Michigan for policy work30,000122010
Great LakesMichigan League Of Conservation Voters Education Fundhttp://www.michiganlcvedfund.orgAnn ArborMIto strengthen the capacity of environmental and allied organizations in Southeast Michigan for policy work30,000122011
Great LakesMichigan League Of Conservation Voters Education Fundhttp://www.michiganlcvedfund.orgAnn ArborMIto explore the potential of expanding the network of well-connected, conservation-minded individuals in Washtenaw - the Wolfpack - to build support for restoration projects farther downstream15,00052012
Special OpportunitiesMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto support a partnership of Zero Waste Detroit and Green Living Science to conduct an intensive community engagement campaign to make Detroit's new curbside recycling program a major success
350,000362015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto strengthen the connections between the Detroit program and state policy work on environmental health, justice, and water issues
100,000122009
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto strengthen the connections between the Detroit program and state policy work on environmental health, justice, and water issues
100,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
100,000122011
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
100,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
50,000122013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
50,000122014
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
50,000122015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIto strengthen the Zero Waste Detroit coalition's efforts to promote recycling in Detroit50,000122013
Special OpportunitiesMichigan Environmental Councilhttp://www.environmentalcouncil.orgLansingMIfor a planning grant to coordinate Zero Waste Detroit's community outreach with school based and other outreach programs to inspire residents to participate in Detroit's citywide curbside recycling program7,000122015
Arts & Civic LifeMatrix Theatre Company Inchttp://www.matrixtheatre.orgDetroitMIto develop puppetry/writing workshops about the city's buried streams, ponds, and lakes150,000362010
Arts & Civic LifeMatrix Theatre Company Inchttp://www.matrixtheatre.orgDetroitMIto use interactive theater to engage communities in creating a sustainable vision for the southeast Michigan region in partnership with SEMCOG, the Cultural Alliance of Southeast Michigan, Plowshares Theater and others90,000362013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMarygrove Collegehttp://www,marygrove.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMarygrove Collegehttp://www,marygrove.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMarygrove Collegehttp://www,marygrove.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsMarygrove Collegehttp://www,marygrove.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs10,000122010
Arts & Civic LifeLuella Hannan Memorial Foundationhttp://www.hannan.orgDetroitMIto support a community designed public art sculpture and rain garden at Hannan House, engaging senior artists, local artists and volunteers, as part of Detroit's Midtown Loop Public Art Plan15,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsLiving Artshttp://www.livingartsdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Living Arts ($20,000) and for the Detroit Community Arts Alliance ($30,000)50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsLiving Artshttp://www.livingartsdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Living Arts50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsLiving Artshttp://www.livingartsdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsLiving Artshttp://www.livingartsdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Great LakesLawrence Technological Universityhttp://www.ltu.eduSouthfieldMIto develop a stormwater management educational trail for the Great Lakes Stormwater Management Institute57,000122011
Great LakesLawrence Technological Universityhttp://www.ltu.eduSouthfieldMIto underwrite the production by Issue Media Group of stories of people working on innovative green infrastructure in Detroit22,00092013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevLambert Sanctuarieshttp://www.greaterwoodwardcdc.orgDetroitMIto expand an existing neighborhood demonstration home to include educational strategies related to alternative energy and low-impact green infrastructure options
20,000122013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevLambert Sanctuarieshttp://www.greaterwoodwardcdc.orgDetroitMIcontinue to develop green infrastructure and other green technologies demonstration projects and related education in the North End
20,000122014
Great LakesLake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservationhttp://www.lakehuron.caBlythONto develop a Bluff Ecosystem Stewardship Guide for Ontario's West Coast.
26,00062012
Great LakesJoy-Southfield Community Development Corporationhttp://joysouthfield.orgDetroitMIto design and engineer a Transportation Alternative Program for Joy Road that creates a safe, green, esthetically pleasing and vibrant commercial corridor80,000122015
Great LakesInternational Wildlife Refuge Alliancehttp://www.iwralliance.orgGrosse IleMIto extend outreach and create public awareness of the Detroit International Wildlife Refuge Alliance, North America's first and only international wildlife refuge50,000242011
Arts & Civic LifeInsideout Literary Arts Projecthttp://www.insideoutdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor a multi-arts, community-based year-long celebration of women poets in partnership with Detroit Public Television, Arts League of Michigan, Matrix Theatre Company, Wayne State University Press and others

100,000122010
Arts & Civic LifeInsideout Literary Arts Projecthttp://www.insideoutdetroit.orgDetroitMIto hire a Marketing and Communications Director to spread the message of the poetry as an agent of youth empowerment and community revitalization50,000122012
Jazz EducationInsideout Literary Arts Projecthttp://www.insideoutdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor general operating support.50,000122009
Anchor Arts OrganizationsInsideout Literary Arts Projecthttp://www.insideoutdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor general operating support50,000122015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsInsideout Literary Arts Projecthttp://www.insideoutdetroit.orgDetroitMIfor general operating support25,000122014
Great LakesHuron River Watershed Councilhttp://www.hrwc.orgAnn ArborMIfor general operating support255,000362010
Great LakesHuron River Watershed Councilhttp://www.hrwc.orgAnn ArborMIfor general operating support255,000362013
Great LakesHuron River Watershed Councilhttp://www.hrwc.orgAnn ArborMIto support the RiverUp! initiative to restore and revitalize the Huron River corridor for the benefit of local economies and residents, and conservation of a shared natural heritage240,000362013
Great LakesHuron River Watershed Councilhttp://www.hrwc.orgAnn ArborMIfor general operating support75,000122009
Arts & Civic LifeHeritage Workshttp://www.heritageworks.orgDetroitMIto complete development of a park at the corner of MLK and Rosa Parks
100,000182015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsHeritage Workshttp://www.heritageworks.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsHeritage Workshttp://www.heritageworks.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsHeritage Workshttp://www.heritageworks.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsHeritage Workshttp://www.heritageworks.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Great LakesHeart Of The Lakes Center For Land Conservation Policyhttp://www.heartofthelakes.orgGrand LedgeMIto strengthen capacity of both land conservancies and watershed organizations while working toward cooperative protection of lands that contribute to healthy waters, especially in southeast Michigan
25,000122011
Great LakesHeart Of The Lakes Center For Land Conservation Policyhttp://www.heartofthelakes.orgGrand LedgeMIto continue to strengthen capacity of both land conservancies and watershed organizations while working toward cooperative protection of lands that contribute to healthy waters, especially in southeast Michigan
25,000122012
Great LakesHeart Of The Lakes Center For Land Conservation Policyhttp://www.heartofthelakes.orgGrand LedgeMIto continue to strengthen capacity of both land conservancies and watershed organizations while working toward cooperative protection of lands that contribute to healthy waters, especially in southeast Michigan25,000122013
Arts & Civic LifeGrandmont Rosedale Development Corporationhttp://www.grandmontrosedale.comDetroitMIto install a public art project that will reflect the spirit of community through a unique, quality installation that will integrate art into Stoepel Park, a heavily utilized recreational area

20,00032015
Great LakesFriends Of The Rougehttp://www.therouge.orgDearbornMIfor general operating support105,000362011
Great LakesFriends Of The Rougehttp://www.therouge.orgDearbornMIfor general operating support105,000362014
Great LakesFriends Of The Rougehttp://www.therouge.orgDearbornMIto support the volunteer benthic macroinvertebrate sampling program as part of a Great Lakes Restoration Initiative program to create or restore 25 acres of green infrastructure and improve wildlife habitat in Detroit and in Wayne County80,000232011
Great LakesFriends Of The Rougehttp://www.therouge.orgDearbornMIto explore potential merger between Friends of the Rouge and Alliance of Rouge Communities
70,000182015
Great LakesFriends Of The Rougehttp://www.therouge.orgDearbornMIfor general operating support35,000122009
Great LakesFriends Of The Detroit Riverhttp://www.detroitriver.orgTaylorMIfor general operating support45,000362010
Great LakesFriends Of The Detroit Riverhttp://www.detroitriver.orgTaylorMIfor general operating support45,000362013
Great LakesFriends Of The Detroit Riverhttp://www.detroitriver.orgTaylorMIfor general operating support15,000122009
Great LakesFreshwater Futurehttp://www.freshwaterfuture.orgPetoskeyMIto support binational collaboration amongst nonprofits to improve water-related outcomes, with an initial emphasis on the Western Lake Erie Basin
500,000242015
Great LakesFreshwater Futurehttp://www.freshwaterfuture.orgPetoskeyMIto provide regrants and related technical assistance to fund community based climate adaptation projects in the Detroit area35,000122012
Great LakesFreshwater Futurehttp://www.freshwaterfuture.orgPetoskeyMIto provide regrants and related technical assistance to fund community based climate adaptation projects in the Detroit area35,000122014
Great LakesFreshwater Futurehttp://www.freshwaterfuture.orgPetoskeyMIto continue a neighborhood climate resilience mini-grants program to support small-scale projects, educate residents and reduce pollution
35,000122015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevFred A And Barbara M Erb Family Foundationhttp://www.erbff.orgxMIgeneral operating support
150,000122015
Special OpportunitiesFoundation for Detroit's FutureDetroitMIfor the Foundation for Detroit's Future subject to the City of Detroit, the City of Detroit pension funds, and others being in compliance with certain material conditions, of both an initial and ongoing nature, that are to be memorialized in a term sheet and definitive documents to be include in the approved City of Detroit bankruptcy plan of adjustment.10,000,0002402015
Special OpportunitiesForgotten Harvest, Inc.http://www.forgottenharvest.orgOak ParkMIto distribute fresh food to vulnerable famlies in metro Detroit using rescured perishible food (this was one of three, one-time special grants approved by the Foundation in December 2008 totalling $500,000 to help meet the immediate, short term needs of individuals affected by the economic downturn)125,000122009
Special OpportunitiesForgotten Harvest, Inc.http://www.forgottenharvest.orgOak ParkMI125,000122009
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevFair Food Networkhttp://www.fairfoodnetwork.orgAnn ArborMIto develop a federal funding stream to develop more healthy and sustainably-grown food in Detroit and Southeast Michigan100,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevFair Food Networkhttp://www.fairfoodnetwork.orgAnn ArborMIto expand Double Up Food Bucks in direct markets and groceries, leveraging federal monies and building evidence so food assistance policy expands funding made available through the Farm Bill
100,000482015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevFair Food Networkhttp://www.fairfoodnetwork.orgAnn ArborMIto advance federal policies to improve food access for low income populations50,000242012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevFair Food Networkhttp://www.fairfoodnetwork.orgAnn ArborMIto match a grant from the Open Society Institute to increase the purchasing power of low-income families for fresh produce, support the local food economy and inform future federal food assistance policy25,000112011
Special OpportunitiesEcoWorkshttp://www.youthenergysquad.org/DetroitMIto expand and solidify the Youth Energy Squad as a self-sustaining, national model for comprehensive green schools and youth leadership development programs
300,000352015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcoWorkshttp://www.youthenergysquad.org/DetroitMIto expand the Detroit Youth Energy Squad, building future environmental leaders amongst low-income youth through a youth employment and training program on climate change and home weatherization50,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcoWorkshttp://glbd.org/index.htmlDetroitMIto expand the operations of the Great Lakes Bioneers
10,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcoWorkshttp://glbd.org/index.htmlDetroitMIto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
10,000122011
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcoWorkshttp://glbd.org/index.htmlDetroitMIto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
10,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcoWorkshttp://glbd.org/index.htmlDetroitMIto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
10,000122013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcoWorkshttp://glbd.org/index.htmlDetroitMIto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
10,000122015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcoWorkshttp://www.warmtraining.orgDetroitMIto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
10,000122015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcology Center Inchttp://www.ecocenter.orgAnn ArborMIfor general operating support100,000122009
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcology Center Inchttp://www.ecocenter.orgAnn ArborMIfor general operating support100,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcology Center Inchttp://www.ecocenter.orgAnn ArborMIfor general operating support100,000122011
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcology Center Inchttp://www.ecocenter.orgAnn ArborMIfor renewed general operating support100,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcology Center Inchttp://www.ecocenter.orgAnn ArborMIfor renewed general operating support100,000122013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcology Center Inchttp://www.ecocenter.orgAnn ArborMIfor renewed general operating support100,000122014
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEcology Center Inchttp://www.ecocenter.orgAnn ArborMIfor renewed general operating support100,000122015
Great LakesEastside Community Networkhttp://ecn-detroit.org/DetroitMIto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit
250,000122015
Great LakesEastside Community Networkhttp://ecn-detroit.org/DetroitMIto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit
170,000122012
Great LakesEastside Community Networkhttp://ecn-detroit.org/DetroitMIto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit, $150,000 upon the receipt of an executed renewal grant agreement and $20,000 in the form of a challenge grant to create the Project Fund
170,000122013
Great LakesEastside Community Networkhttp://ecn-detroit.org/DetroitMIto expand the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP), a multi-agency community-based planning process to determine equitable, productive and environmentally sustainable re-use of vacant land on Detroit's lower eastside
146,000122011
Great LakesEastside Community Networkhttp://ecn-detroit.org/DetroitMIto support data analysis and community outreach and education for a community-based planning process to determine appropriate, environmentally sustainable re-uses of vacant land on Detroit's lower eastside
120,000122010
Great LakesEastside Community Networkhttp://ecn-detroit.org/DetroitMIto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit
100,000122014
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEastern Market Corporationhttps://sites.google.com/site/detroith2o/hot-news-1/newdetroitinitiative--raingardenstotherescueDetroitMIfor the "Growing Sustainable Water Solutions" project, connecting organizations working in urban agriculture and water conservation to educate and enable residents to build rain gardens, water catchment systems and healthy soils to help manage stormwater and conserve water
383,000362015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEastern Market Corporationhttp://www.detroiteasternmarket.comDetroitMIto help expand the local food system in Detroit by creating a community kitchen to incubate new food ventures and increase access to locally grown or processed healthy food200,000242011
Great LakesEastern Market Corporationhttp://www.detroiteasternmarket.comDetroitMIto develop stormwater management practices, organizational structure and funding mechanisms to establish a Stormwater Management District as part of the Market's 2025 Strategy.
75,000122015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEastern Market Corporationhttp://detroitagriculture.net/DetroitMIto support Keep Growing Detroit's efforts to promote food sovereignty in Detroit by distributing resources, hosting education and community events, and building capacity to decentralize and broaden leadership50,000242013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEastern Market Corporationhttp://detroitagriculture.net/DetroitMIto continue to support Keep Growing Detroit's efforts to promote food sovereignty in Detroit by distributing resources, hosting education and community events, broadening leadership and increasing market opportunities.50,000242015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEast Michigan Environmental Action Council Inchttp://www.emeac.orgDetroitMIto expand the ReMedia program, which integrates environmental education, multi-media production, and civic engagement to create positive environmental change
60,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEast Michigan Environmental Action Council Inchttp://www.emeac.orgDetroitMIto expand the ReMedia program, which integrates environmental education, multi-media production, and civic engagement to create positive environmental change
60,000122011
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEast Michigan Environmental Action Council Inchttp://www.emeac.orgDetroitMIto continue to support the ReMedia program, which integrates environmental education, multi-media production, and civic engagement to create positive environmental change
60,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEast Michigan Environmental Action Council Inchttp://www.emeac.orgDetroitMIfor a challenge grant for energy retrofits for EMEAC's Commons Building in Midtown
60,000122013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevEast Michigan Environmental Action Council Inchttp://www.emeac.orgDetroitMIto build organizational capacity to expand the Environmental Justice Re-Media program30,000122009
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto support continued work on the Detroit Environmental Agenda
621,000362015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIfor capacity building and general operating support300,000242013
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto support the network of activists who are organizing to promote environmental justice issues of statewide importance with an emphasis on southeast Michigan
90,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto expand DWEJ's capacity for community organizing and education75,000122009
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto continue support for community organizing and public education programs75,000122011
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto continue support for community organizing and public education programs75,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIfor general operating support
75,000122014
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIfor renewed general operating support
75,000122015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto continue support for community organizing and public education programs60,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto support a collaborative effort to follow up to the 2011 Environmental Summit
40,000122012
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroiters Working For Environmental Justicehttp://4750 Woodward Ave.DetroitMIto continue support of a collaborative effort to follow up to the 2011 Environmental Summit40,000122013
Special OpportunitiesDetroit Zoological Societyhttp://www.detroitzoo.org/Royal OakMIto help advance the Zoo's Greenprint by installing an anaerobic digester to process manure into energy and fertilizer and providing free refillable water bottles for low income families625,000242014
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Zoological Societyhttp://www.detroitzoo.org/Royal OakMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Zoological Societyhttp://www.detroitzoo.org/Royal OakMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Zoological Societyhttp://www.detroitzoo.org/Royal OakMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Zoological Societyhttp://www.detroitzoo.org/Royal OakMIfor unrestricted general operating support100,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support100,000122010
Jazz EducationDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIto support intensive jazz education for artistically talented youth50,000122009
Jazz EducationDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIto continue to support for the youth jazz education programs50,000122010
Jazz EducationDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIto continue to support for the youth jazz education programs50,000122011
Jazz EducationDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs50,000122012
Jazz EducationDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs50,000122013
Jazz EducationDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs50,000122014
Jazz EducationDetroit Symphony Orchestrahttp://www.detroitsymphony.comDetroitMIto continue support for the youth jazz education programs50,000122015
Great LakesDetroit Science Center Inchttp://www.detroitsciencecenter.orgDetroitMIfor a challenge grant to construct the Clean Water Through Greenengineering exhibit collection125,000122009
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Science Center Inchttp://www.detroitsciencecenter.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000242011
Special OpportunitiesDetroit Riverfront Conservancy, Inc.http://www.detroitriverfront.orgDetroitMIfor general operating support with emphasis on environmental education and public art1,000,000602010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Public Library Friends Foundation Inchttp://www.detroitpubliclibrary.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Public Library Friends Foundation Inchttp://www.detroitpubliclibrary.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support30,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Public Library Friends Foundation Inchttp://www.detroitpubliclibrary.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Public Library Friends Foundation Inchttp://www.detroitpubliclibrary.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242013
Jazz EducationDetroit Jazz Festivalhttp://www.detroitjazzfest.comHarper WoodsMIto continue support for the Detroit school-based youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians50,000122011
Jazz EducationDetroit Jazz Festivalhttp://www.detroitjazzfest.comHarper WoodsMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program50,000122012
Jazz EducationDetroit Jazz Festivalhttp://www.detroitjazzfest.comHarper WoodsMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program50,000122013
Jazz EducationDetroit Jazz Festivalhttp://www.detroitjazzfest.comHarper WoodsMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program50,000122015
Jazz EducationDetroit Jazz Festivalhttp://www.detroitjazzfest.comHarper WoodsMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program50,000122015
Jazz EducationDetroit Jazz Festivalhttp://www.detroitjazzfest.comHarper WoodsMIfor educational programs throughout the year, including a visiting artist in residence and school based programs40,000122009
Jazz EducationDetroit Jazz Festivalhttp://www.detroitjazzfest.comHarper WoodsMIto continue support for the Detroit school-based youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians37,500122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Institute of Artshttp://www.dia.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Institute of Artshttp://www.dia.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Institute of Artshttp://www.dia.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Institute of Artshttp://www.dia.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support100,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Historical Societyhttp://www.detroithistorical.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Historical Societyhttp://www.detroithistorical.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Historical Societyhttp://www.detroithistorical.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Historical Societyhttp://www.detroithistorical.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroit Hispanic Development Corporationhttp://www.dhdc1.orgDetroitMIto help create a policy advocacy initiative to address health disparities and environmental justice in Southwest Detroit75,000112009
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroit Hispanic Development Corporationhttp://www.dhdc1.orgDetroitMIto continue support for a policy advocacy initiative to address health disparities and environmental justice in Southwest Detroit60,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroit Hispanic Development Corporationhttp://www.dhdc1.orgDetroitMIto continue support for a policy advocacy initiative to address health disparities and environmental justice in Southwest Detroit30,000122011
Great LakesDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://dptv.orgWixomMIto work with partners to create, curate and distribute multiplatform content embracing Basin matters (policy, research, restoration, economy, land use, recreation) to inspire informed, responsible actions
850,000372015
Special OpportunitiesDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://dptv.orgWixomMIfor the "Because Minds Matter" Capital Campaign (Challenge Grant)
500,000602009
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://dptv.orgWixomMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://dptv.orgWixomMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://dptv.orgWixomMIfor unrestricted general operating support200,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://dptv.orgWixomMIfor unrestricted general operating support100,000112010
Great LakesDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://www.greatlakesnow.org/WixomMIfor multi-media coverage of Great Lakes Week 2012 in partnership with other media outlets, nonprofit organizations and governmental entities throughout the bi-national Great Lakes region100,000122012
Great LakesDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://www.greatlakesnow.org/WixomMIfor multi-media coverage of Great Lakes Week 2013 in partnership with other media outlets, nonprofit organizations and governmental entities throughout the bi-national Great Lakes region100,000122013
Great LakesDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://www.greatlakesnow.org/WixomMIfor multi-media coverage of Great Lakes Week 2014 in partnership with other media outlets, nonprofit organizations and governmental entities throughout the bi-national Great Lakes region100,000122014
Great LakesDetroit Educational Television Foundationhttp://www.greatlakesnow.org/WixomMIfor multi-media coverage of Great Lakes Week 2011 in partnership with other media outlets, nonprofit organizations and governmental entities throughout the bi-national Great Lakes region95,000122012
Great LakesDetroit Economic Growth Associationhttp://www.degc.orgDetroitMIto match an EPA GLRI grant to test and develop methods for improving stormwater management through green infrastructure in the Near Eastside Drainage District of Detroit
500,000242014
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevDetroit Economic Growth Associationhttp://www.degc.orgDetroitMIto help increase small business investment on neighborhood commercial corridors by matching buildings and businesses with competitive grants, loans and counseling
500,000362015
Great LakesDetroit Economic Growth Associationhttp://detroitfuturecity.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Great-Lakes-Restoration-Initiative.pdfDetroitMIto develop a competitive application to US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for disaster response funding for sustainable infrastructure to improve resiliency.
115,00062015
Great LakesDetroit Economic Growth Associationhttp://www.degc.orgDetroitMIto engage landscape architect consultants as part of the technical team for the Detroit Works Project100,000182011
Great LakesDetroit Economic Growth Associationhttp://www.degc.orgDetroitMIto support Detroit Future City's development of the Vacant Lot Transformation Guide
80,000122015
Great LakesDetroit Eastside Community Collaborative Inc. (DECC)http://www.connercreekgreenway.orgDetroitMIto support continued efforts to link greenways on Detroit's Eastside, through a collaborative framework for implementation including incorporation of stormwater management strategies
10,000122013
Great LakesDetroit Eastside Community Collaborative Inc. (DECC)http://www.connercreekgreenway.orgDetroitMIto continue to support efforts to link greenways on Detroit's Eastside, through a collaborative framework for implementation including incorporation of stormwater management strategies
5,000122015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Childrens Choir Inchttp://www.detroitchildrenschoir.orgDetroitMIGeneral Operating Support: Anchor Arts20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Artists Markethttp://www.detroitartistsmarket.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Artists Markethttp://www.detroitartistsmarket.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Artists Markethttp://www.detroitartistsmarket.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsDetroit Artists Markethttp://www.detroitartistsmarket.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCultureSourcehttp://www.culturalalliancesemi.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support70,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCultureSourcehttp://www.culturalalliancesemi.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCultureSourcehttp://www.culturalalliancesemi.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCultureSourcehttp://www.culturalalliancesemi.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Arts & Civic LifeCultureSourcehttp://www.culturalalliancesemi.orgDetroitMIto support a planning process for a new initiative to increase attendance and participation of arts and culture programs of more than 100 organizations in southeast Michigan
25,00042010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCreative Many Michiganhttp://www.creativemany.orgWixomMIto continue the Cultural Data Project, begin Creative Impact and provide other services benefitting metro Detroit arts organizations50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCreative Many Michiganhttp://www.creativemany.orgWixomMIto continue the Cultural Data Project and provide other services benefitting metro Detroit arts organizations50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCreative Many Michiganhttp://www.creativemany.orgWixomMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCreative Many Michiganhttp://www.creativemany.orgWixomMIfor the Cultural Data Project and services benefitting metro Detroit arts organizations25,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCranbrook Educational Communityhttp://www.cranbrook.eduBloomfield HillsMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs200,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCranbrook Educational Communityhttp://www.cranbrook.eduBloomfield HillsMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs200,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCranbrook Educational Communityhttp://www.cranbrook.eduBloomfield HillsMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs200,000242015
Arts & Civic LifeCranbrook Educational Communityhttp://www.cranbrook.eduBloomfield HillsMIto support Artology: The Fusion of Art and Science at Cranbrook, a collaborative exhibition and education effort between the Institute of Science and Art Museum

100,00082009
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCranbrook Educational Communityhttp://www.cranbrook.eduBloomfield HillsMIfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs100,000122010
Great LakesCranbrook Educational Communityhttp://www.cranbrook.eduBloomfield HillsMIto create 3 new community gardens to demonstrate freshwater management through green infrastructure in collaboration with Welcome Missionary Baptist Church, Greater Pontiac Community Coalition, Pontiac Garden Club, Pontiac Public Schools, Lawrence Technological University and the Engineering Society of Detroit90,000242011
Special OpportunitiesCouncil of Michigan Foundationshttp://www.michiganfoundations.orgGrand HavenMIfor annual membership dues9,600122011
Special OpportunitiesCouncil of Michigan Foundationshttp://www.michiganfoundations.orgGrand HavenMIMembership dues9,100122009
Special OpportunitiesCouncil of Michigan Foundationshttp://www.michiganfoundations.orgGrand HavenMIMembership dues8,400122010
Arts & Civic LifeCollege for Creative Studieshttp://www.collegeforcreativestudies.eduDetroitMIto partner with Detroit Future City and The Greening of Detroit to create four large community-generated public art projects for Detroit's neighborhoods.
150,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCollege for Creative Studieshttp://www.collegeforcreativestudies.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCollege for Creative Studieshttp://www.collegeforcreativestudies.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCollege for Creative Studieshttp://www.collegeforcreativestudies.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCollege for Creative Studieshttp://www.collegeforcreativestudies.eduDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs25,000122010
Great LakesClinton River Watershed Councilhttp://www.crwc.orgRochester HillsMIto hire a Watershed Planner to advance place-based community, economic and ecosystem development that maximizes the potential of the Clinton River and Lake St. Clair180,000362013
Great LakesClinton River Watershed Councilhttp://www.crwc.orgRochester HillsMIfor general operating support: $45,000 per year over 3 years135,000362013
Great LakesClinton River Watershed Councilhttp://www.crwc.orgRochester HillsMIfor general operating support115,000362010
Great LakesClinton River Watershed Councilhttp://www.crwc.orgRochester HillsMIfor general operating support33,000122009
Great LakesClinton River Watershed Councilhttp://www.crwc.orgRochester HillsMIto increase individual and group membership30,000122011
Great LakesClean Water Fundhttp://23885 Denton, Suite BClinton TownshipMIto educate residents about ways they can cleanup and protect Lake St. Clair and connect them to governmental efforts with linkages to the lake100,000122012
Great LakesClean Water Fundhttp://www.cleanwateraction.org/miClinton TownshipMIto plan collaborative civic engagement, policy and research programs in Metro Detroit, especially Macomb County, for new models of water efficiency and stormwater and infrastructure improvements
30,000112011
Great LakesClean Water Fundhttp://23885 Denton, Suite BClinton TownshipMIto bring necessary attention to the need for infrastructure improvements to better manage and protect water quality in the Lake St. Clair area


10,000122015
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevCity Connect Detroithttp://www.datadrivendetroit.orgDetroitMIto conduct and map environmental research to benefit the City of Detroit and surrounding communities75,000112011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCharles H. Wright Museum of African American Historyhttp://www.maah-detroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCharles H. Wright Museum of African American Historyhttp://www.maah-detroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCharles H. Wright Museum of African American Historyhttp://www.maah-detroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support50,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsCharles H. Wright Museum of African American Historyhttp://www.maah-detroit.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevCentral Detroit Christian Community Development Corporationhttp://www.detcdc.orgDetroitMIto improve and sustain an aquaponics system raising fish and produce in a repurposed corner liquor store110,000122015
Great LakesCapuchin Soup Kitchenhttp://www.cskdetroit.orgDetroitMIto fund rainwater harvesting systems at two significant urban farms in the city of Detroit
132,800182012
Jazz EducationBirmingham Bloomfield Art Center Inchttp://www.bbartcenter.orgBirminghamMIto help educate and connect talented, low-income high school art students in Southeast Michigan to higher education in the visual arts and ultimately to viable art careers35,000122009
Jazz EducationBirmingham Bloomfield Art Center Inchttp://www.bbartcenter.orgBirminghamMIfor a final year of support for the ArtBridge program, which educates and connects artistically talented, low-income high school art students in Southeast Michigan to higher education in the visual arts and ultimately to viable art careers35,000122010
Great LakesBelle Isle Conservancyhttp://www.belleisleconservancy.orgDetroitMIto hire a volunteer/membership coordinator50,000242013
Jazz EducationArts League Of Michigan Inchttp://www.thecarrcenter.orgDetroitMIto support the youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians
50,000122011
Jazz EducationArts League Of Michigan Inchttp://www.thecarrcenter.orgDetroitMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program
50,000122012
Jazz EducationArts League Of Michigan Inchttp://www.thecarrcenter.orgDetroitMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program
50,000122013
Jazz EducationArts League Of Michigan Inchttp://www.thecarrcenter.orgDetroitMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program50,000122014
Jazz EducationArts League Of Michigan Inchttp://www.thecarrcenter.orgDetroitMIto continue and expand the youth jazz education program
50,000122015
Jazz EducationArts League Of Michigan Inchttp://www.thecarrcenter.orgDetroitMIto support the youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians
35,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsArts League Of Michigan Inchttp://www.thecarrcenter.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support25,000122010
Anchor Arts OrganizationsArts & Scrapshttp://www.artsandscraps.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242011
Anchor Arts OrganizationsArts & Scrapshttp://www.artsandscraps.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242013
Anchor Arts OrganizationsArts & Scrapshttp://www.artsandscraps.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support20,000242015
Anchor Arts OrganizationsArts & Scrapshttp://www.artsandscraps.orgDetroitMIfor unrestricted general operating support10,000122010
Environmental Health, Justice & Equitable DevArab Community Center For Economic & Social Services Accesshttp://www.accesscommunity.orgDearbornMIto enhance community education, awareness and advocacy of environmental issues through engagement of community members in skill-based action, career development and policy change65,000122010
Arts & Civic LifeAnn Arbor Hands On Museumhttp://www.aahom.orgAnn ArborMIto develop local environmental concern and activism in five communities in metro Detroit through a library-based arts program85,50092010
Alzheimer's ResearchAlzheimers Disease And Related Disorders Association, Inc.http://www.alz.orgChicagoILto support peer-reviewed, donor-directed leading research aimed to prevent, treat, and ultimately cure Alzheimer's disease, $100,000/year for New Investigative Research Grants and $200,000/year for Zenith Research Grants1,300,000602010
Alzheimer's ResearchAlzheimers Disease And Related Disorders Association, Inc.http://www.alz.orgChicagoILto support peer-reviewed, donor-directed leading research aimed to prevent, treat, and ultimately cure Alzheimer's disease through the Zenith Research Grant program600,000242015
Arts & Civic LifeAllied Media Projects Inchttp://www.powerhouseproductions.org/DetroitMIfor Powerhouse Productions' 18-month long series of art programs along the Detroit/Hamtramck border that generate collaboration, community, artistic development and economic development
79,500122015
Great LakesAlliance of Rouge Communitieshttp://www.allianceofrougecommunities.comCantonMIto secure and facilitate assistance from the EPA through the Great Lakes Legacy Fund to work with industry to remediate contaminated sediments in the Rouge River Area of Concern61,251182012
Great LakesAlliance For The Great Lakeshttp://www.greatlakes.orgGrand HavenMIto move water-related local and regional planning forward to achieve on-the-ground results and policy improvements in Detroit while inspiring citizen engagement.
60,000122015
Great LakesAlliance For The Great Lakeshttp://www.greatlakes.orgGrand HavenMIto continue and expand support for the Alliance's work in southeast Michigan
30,000122012
Great LakesAlliance For The Great Lakeshttp://www.greatlakes.orgGrand HavenMIto continue and expand the Alliance's work in southeast Michigan30,000122013
Great LakesAlliance For The Great Lakeshttp://www.greatlakes.orgGrand HavenMIto help support the Alliance's new office in southeast Michigan
15,000122011