Our Grants

OrganizationCityPurpose of GrantGrant AmountTermFiscal Year ApprovedProgram Area
University of MichiganAnn Arborto support an early career pilot project that tests new ideas about the causes and treatment of dementia disorders
$35,000.00122018Alzheimer's Research
Alzheimers Disease And Related Disorders Association, Inc.Chicagotowards a $140 million clinical trial to attempt to prevent Alzheimer's by keeping amyloid from being deposited in the brain
$2,400,000.00482017Alzheimer's Research
Alzheimers Disease And Related Disorders Association, Inc.Chicagoto support the International Research Grant Program, which funds leading research and connections between researchers around the world$300,000.00122016Alzheimer's Research
Alzheimers Disease And Related Disorders Association, Inc.Chicagoto support peer-reviewed, donor-directed leading research aimed to prevent, treat, and ultimately cure Alzheimer's disease through the Zenith Research Grant program$600,000.00242015Alzheimer's Research
Alzheimers Disease And Related Disorders Association, Inc.Chicagoto 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 Grants$1,300,000.00602010Alzheimer's Research
Allied Media ProjectsDetroitsupport Essay'd's contributions to the foundation of an economically sustainable arts environment in Detroit
$55,000.00242018Arts and Culture
Motown Museum IncDetroitto transform three historic homes on West Grand Boulevard and the associated green space into educational and entrepreneurial incubators.
$1,000,000.00362018Arts and Culture
College for Creative StudiesDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Historical SocietyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Mosaic Youth Theatre Of DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
826 MichiganAnn Arborfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Artists MarketDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$45,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$300,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Marygrove CollegeDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American HistoryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Museum of Contemporary Art DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
PuppetARTDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Creative Many MichiganDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
CultureSourceDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$150,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Public Library Friends Foundation IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Michigan Science CenterDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Pewabic PotteryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
The Henry FordDearbornfor unrestricted general operating support$300,000.00362017Arts and Culture
YMCA Of Metropolitan DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Arts & ScrapsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Heritage WorksDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Matrix Theatre CompanyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Michigan Opera TheatreDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Signal Return IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122017Arts and Culture
The Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook TheatreRochesterfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs$300,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Living ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$300,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Millan Theatre CompanyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for the Elaine Jacob Art Gallery and the Art Department Gallery, WSU Press & The Freer House$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for WDET-FM$45,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for Hillbery Theatre$45,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor unrestricted general operating support$300,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Zoological SocietyRoyal Oakfor unrestricted general operating support$300,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Motown Museum IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$45,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Music Hall Center For The Performing Arts IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Sphinx Organization, Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Insideout Literary Arts ProjectDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Southwest Detroit Business Association Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support for COMPAS$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Childrens Choir IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Scarab ClubDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Chamber Music Society Of DetroitFarmington Hillsto serve children deprived of adequate arts education, by equipping musicians with online tools that leverage measurable outcomes through live program visits to schools
$25,000.00102017Arts and Culture
Stratford Shakespearean Festival of AmericaStratfordfor unrestricted general operating support$300,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Detroit Public TheatreDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$45,000.00362017Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$65,000.00122017Arts and Culture
Brightmoor Alliance Inc on Behalf of Sidewalk DetroitDetroitsupport the 2017-18 Sidewalk Festival of Performing Arts and SideTrails artist residency program
$72,600.00242017Arts and Culture
Allied Media ProjectsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$75,000.00302017Arts and Culture
Pewabic PotteryDetroitto expand Pewabic's tile studio, increase organizational sustainability, and complete a sustainability audit that will identify and reduce environmental impact.
$115,000.00122017Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto build the endowment of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, ensuring long-term financial and artistic viability$1,000,000.00622017Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122017Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122017Arts and Culture
International Wildlife Refuge AllianceGrosse Ilefor a challenge grant to create a 6' X 7' photo-mosaic mural, using children's artwork, for the new LEED certified Visitor Center
$20,000.00122017Arts and Culture
Jazz At Lincoln Center IncNew Yorkfor Jazz for Young People-Detroit (JFYPD) and for scholarships for Detroit students participating in the summer jazz academy$100,000.00142016Arts and Culture
The Heidelberg ProjectDetroitto support the transition of the Hedielberg Project towards a new form of community arts space$150,000.00242016Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122016Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$50,000.00122016Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122016Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122016Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitfor a transformational grant to significantly expand infrastructure and programs$500,000.00242016Arts and Culture
Matrix Theatre CompanyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122016Arts and Culture
Detroit Chamber Winds & StringsSouthfieldto pilot a program that uses the arts to enhance community life in Highland Park, including a robust community planning process, technical assistance and implementation grants$152,800.00242016Arts and Culture
Music Hall Center For The Performing Arts IncDetroitto support a $5 million capital campaign to remove threat of foreclosure and stabilize Music Hall operations for future generations

$50,000.00202016Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$50,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Heritage WorksDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Artists MarketDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Millan Theatre CompanyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00242015Arts and Culture
PuppetARTDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Scarab ClubDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
The Henry FordDearbornfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Marygrove CollegeDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Historical SocietyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Zoological SocietyRoyal Oakfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater$30,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM$30,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs$200,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Living ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for Living Arts$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Motown Museum IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American HistoryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Public Library Friends Foundation IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Pewabic PotteryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
The Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook TheatreRochesterfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Arts & ScrapsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Michigan Opera TheatreDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
College for Creative StudiesDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Creative Many MichiganDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242015Arts and Culture
CultureSourceDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$70,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto continue and expand the youth jazz education program
$50,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Mosaic Youth Theatre Of DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Southwest Detroit Business Association Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support for COMPAS$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
YMCA Of Metropolitan DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Stratford Shakespearean Festival of AmericaStratfordfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Museum of Contemporary Art DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Michigan Science CenterDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support
$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Insideout Literary Arts ProjectDetroitfor general operating support$50,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Music Hall Center For The Performing Arts IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Peoples Community Services Of Metropolitan DetroitDetroitto engage the entire neighborhood of Delray, especially its youth to learn about and create a mural of the history of Delray$17,500.00122015Arts and Culture
College for Creative StudiesDetroitto partner with Detroit Future City and The Greening of Detroit to create four large community-generated public art projects for Detroit's neighborhoods.$150,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Detroit Childrens Choir IncDetroitGeneral Operating Support: Anchor Arts$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Signal Return IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitWayne State University Community Arts & Press$20,000.00242015Arts and Culture
The Heidelberg ProjectDetroitto continue to build organizational capacity: $75,000 in the form of a 1:4 challenge grant, providing $1 for every $4 raised$125,000.00122015Arts and Culture
Allied Media ProjectsDetroitan 18-month long series of art programs along the Detroit/Hamtramck border by Power House Productions that generate collaboration, community, artistic development and economic development$79,500.00122015Arts and Culture
Sphinx Organization, Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242015Arts and Culture
Grandmont Rosedale Development CorporationDetroitto 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$20,000.0032015Arts and Culture
Heritage WorksDetroitto complete development of a park at the corner of MLK and Rosa Parks$100,000.00182015Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$50,000.00122014Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122014Arts and Culture
Michigan Science CenterDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support
$25,000.00122014Arts and Culture
Insideout Literary Arts ProjectDetroitfor general operating support$25,000.00122014Arts and Culture
Midtown Detroit, Inc.Detroitto further enable the N'Namdi Center to hire a consultant over six months to draft a strategic campus plan$15,000.00122014Arts and Culture
The Heidelberg ProjectDetroitto continue to build organizational capacity: $100,000 in the form of a challenge grant requiring a 1:1 match$125,000.00122014Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122013Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$50,000.00122013Arts and Culture
Heritage WorksDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Detroit Artists MarketDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Millan Theatre CompanyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00242013Arts and Culture
PuppetARTDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Scarab ClubDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
The Henry FordDearbornfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242013Arts and Culture
VSA MichiganDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Marygrove CollegeDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Detroit Historical SocietyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Detroit Zoological SocietyRoyal Oakfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater$30,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM$30,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs$200,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Living ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for Living Arts ($20,000) and for the Detroit Community Arts Alliance ($30,000)$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Motown Museum IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American HistoryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Detroit Public Library Friends Foundation IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Pewabic PotteryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
The Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook TheatreRochesterfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Arts & ScrapsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Michigan Opera TheatreDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
College for Creative StudiesDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Rackham Symphony ChoirGrosse Pointefor unrestricted general operating support$5,000.00122013Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Creative Many MichiganDetroitto continue the Cultural Data Project and provide other services benefitting metro Detroit arts organizations$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242013Arts and Culture
CultureSourceDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto continue and expand the youth jazz education program
$50,000.00122013Arts and Culture
Mosaic Youth Theatre Of DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Southwest Detroit Business Association Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support for COMPAS$20,000.00242013Arts and Culture
YMCA Of Metropolitan DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Stratford Shakespearean Festival of AmericaStratfordfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Matrix Theatre CompanyDetroitto 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 others$90,000.00362013Arts and Culture
Southwest Detroit Business Association Inc.Detroitto transform vacant lots at ML King and Rosa Parks into a pocket park that commemorates two great Americans and community principles$45,000.00182013Arts and Culture
Museum of Contemporary Art DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Midtown Detroit, Inc.Detroitto enable the N'Namdi Center to hire a consultant over six months to draft a strategic campus plan
$15,000.0062013Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122013Arts and Culture
Music Hall Center For The Performing Arts IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Sphinx Organization, Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242013Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122012Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$50,000.00122012Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto continue and expand the youth jazz education program
$50,000.00122012Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto build capacity for ArtsCorpsDetroit to serve more community organizations and to assess the role of art in urban revitalization and the volunteer experience$100,000.00242012Arts and Culture
Insideout Literary Arts ProjectDetroitto hire a Marketing and Communications Director to spread the message of the poetry as an agent of youth empowerment and community revitalization$50,000.00122012Arts and Culture
Midtown Detroit, Inc.Detroitto support a new Detroit arts event which will showcase artists who will "light up" buildings and spaces in Midtown Detroit
$50,000.00122012Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue and expand the youth jazz education program$50,000.00122012Arts and Culture
The Heidelberg ProjectDetroitto continue to build organizational capacity, one half in the form of a challenge grant to match donations from individuals on a 1:1 basis$100,000.00122012Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue to support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122011Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$50,000.00122011Arts and Culture
Heritage WorksDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Artists MarketDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Millan Theatre CompanyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00242011Arts and Culture
PuppetARTDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Scarab ClubDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
The Henry FordDearbornfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242011Arts and Culture
VSA MichiganDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Marygrove CollegeDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Historical SocietyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Zoological SocietyRoyal Oakfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater$30,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM$30,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs$200,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Living ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Motown Museum IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$30,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American HistoryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Public Library Friends Foundation IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Pewabic PotteryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
The Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook TheatreRochesterfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Arts & ScrapsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Michigan Opera TheatreDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
College for Creative StudiesDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Rackham Symphony ChoirGrosse Pointefor unrestricted general operating support$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Creative Many MichiganDetroitto continue the Cultural Data Project, begin Creative Impact and provide other services benefitting metro Detroit arts organizations$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242011Arts and Culture
CultureSourceDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto support the youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians
$50,000.00122011Arts and Culture
Mosaic Youth Theatre Of DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Southwest Detroit Business Association Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support for COMPAS$20,000.00242011Arts and Culture
YMCA Of Metropolitan DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Stratford Shakespearean Festival of AmericaStratfordfor unrestricted general operating support$200,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue support for the Detroit school-based youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians$50,000.00122011Arts and Culture
Music Hall Center For The Performing Arts IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Science Center IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Sphinx Organization, Inc.Detroitfor unrestricted general operating support$50,000.00242011Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto continue to support for the youth jazz education programs$50,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Ann Arbor Hands On MuseumAnn Arborto develop local environmental concern and activism in five communities in metro Detroit through a library-based arts program$85,500.0092010Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the youth jazz education programs in Detroit$50,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Matrix Theatre CompanyDetroitto develop puppetry/writing workshops about the city's buried streams, ponds, and lakes$150,000.00362010Arts and Culture
Heritage WorksDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Artists MarketDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Millan Theatre CompanyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$15,000.00122010Arts and Culture
PuppetARTDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Scarab ClubDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
The Henry FordDearbornfor unrestricted general operating support$100,000.00122010Arts and Culture
VSA MichiganDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Marygrove CollegeDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for the Institute of Music & Dance's non-degree community outreach arts programs$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Historical SocietyDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Zoological SocietyRoyal Oakfor unrestricted general operating support$100,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for Hilberry Theater$15,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted operating support for WDET-FM$15,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsfor unrestricted general operating support for Cranbrooks' cultural and arts programs, including its community education and outreach programs$100,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Living ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Motown Museum IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$15,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Wayne State UniversityDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for the Elaine Jacob Art Gallery and the Art Department Gallery$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American HistoryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Public Library Friends Foundation IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Pewabic PotteryDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
The Theatre Ensemble Inc. d/b/a Meadow Brook TheatreRochesterfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Museum of Contemporary Art DetroitDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Arts & ScrapsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Michigan Opera TheatreDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
College for Creative StudiesDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support for CCS' non-degree community arts education and outreach programs$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Rackham Symphony ChoirGrosse Pointefor unrestricted general operating support$10,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$100,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Creative Many MichiganDetroitfor the Cultural Data Project and services benefitting metro Detroit arts organizations$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor unrestricted general operating support$100,000.00112010Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
CultureSourceDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$25,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroitfor unrestricted general operating support$100,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Luella Hannan Memorial FoundationDetroitto 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 Plan$15,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Southwest Housing Solutions CorporationDetroitfor a storm water mitigation and demonstration project as part of a new creative arts center in southwest Detroit$75,000.00242010Arts and Culture
Museum of Contemporary Art DetroitDetroitto hire a development director and create a strategic development plan$120,000.00182010Arts and Culture
Insideout Literary Arts ProjectDetroitfor 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

$100,000.00122010Arts and Culture
CultureSourceDetroitto 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
$25,000.0042010Arts and Culture
Arts League Of Michigan IncDetroitto support the youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians
$35,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center IncBirminghamfor 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 careers$35,000.00122010Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsto continue support for the Detroit school-based youth jazz education program, including education and performance opportunities with professional musicians$37,500.00122010Arts and Culture
YMCA Of Metropolitan DetroitDetroitto develop a program that will teach 40-50 urban teens digital arts skills through a focus on environmental issues
$100,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroitto support intensive jazz education for artistically talented youth$50,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsto support Artology: The Fusion of Art and Science at Cranbrook, a collaborative exhibition and education effort between the Institute of Science and Art Museum

$100,000.0082009Arts and Culture
Michigan State UniversityDetroitto provide advanced jazz education for urban youth through MSU [email protected]$50,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Insideout Literary Arts ProjectDetroitfor general operating support.$50,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center IncBirminghamto 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 careers$35,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Detroit Jazz Festival FoundationHarper Woodsfor educational programs throughout the year, including a visiting artist in residence and school based programs$40,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Mosaic Youth Theatre Of DetroitDetroitfor 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 basis$100,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Music Hall Center For The Performing Arts IncDetroitto continue and expand an experiential Jazz education program$40,000.00122009Arts and Culture
The Heidelberg ProjectDetroitto 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)$125,000.00242009Arts and Culture
Sphinx Organization, Inc.Detroitto 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 basis$100,000.00122009Arts and Culture
Detroit Greenways CoalitionDetroitto encourage stormwater management practices in tandem with greenways
$20,000.0082018Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroit$30,000.00122018Environment
Meridian InstituteDillonto convene an industry collaborative to develop a sustainability strategy for the bi-national Great Lakes region with leadership from the Council of Great Lakes Industries
$40,000.00122018Environment
Friends Of The RougeDearbornto continue and expand the Rain Gardens to the Rescue program$330,000.00362018Environment
International Association For Great Lakes Research-MichiganAnn Arborto review and evaluate what was achieved and learned during 32 years of restoring Great Lakes Areas of Concern and advocate for sustaining restoration efforts
$100,000.00242018Environment
Metro Healthcare Services IncSouthfieldGeneral Operating Grant
$60,000.00242018Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborto create a thorough review of current activity and organizations in Wayne County working on lead and asthma prevention, assess gaps, and identify opportunities
$50,000.0062018Environment
Great Lakes CommissionAnn Arborto determine how the investment that the federal government has made under the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative since 2010 has impacted the Great Lakes economy
$125,000.0072018Environment
Keep Growing DetroitDetroitto conduct research and advocate for the role of urban agriculture in helping manage stormwater, and provide growers with the knowledge and infrastructure they need to be good water stewards$406,203.00362018Environment
Detroit Economic Growth AssociationDetroitfor contractor training and site assessments to help property owners construct green infrastructure to manage stormwater and qualify for a credit towards the DWSD drainage charge$700,000.00242017Environment
The Nature ConservancyLansingto develop a prototype green infrastructure project tracking and communications knowledgebase and web interface for the City of Detroit$241,000.00242017Environment
Great Lakes CommissionAnn Arborto catalyze the adoption of green infrastructure practices and policies that can heal the fractured water cycle in mid-sized communities across the binational Great Lakes basin through the creation of a green infrastructure champions mentoring network$245,000.00242017Environment
Detroit Greenways CoalitionDetroitencourage stormwater management practices in tandem with greenways, especially for Detroit's lower eastside, Belt Line Greenway, May Creek Greenway, and Inner Circle Greenway$10,000.0082017Environment
Michigan Association Conservation Districts (MACD)East Lansingto increase farmer adoption of conservation practices and strengthen farmer leadership to encourage neighbor action$480,000.00362017Environment
Detroit Economic Growth AssociationDetroitto support the development of a Sustainability Action Plan by the new Office of Sustainability$25,000.00122017Environment
EcoWorksDetroitfor a research study to develop guidelines for the application in situ amendments to reduce soil lead exposure in vulnerable populations
$216,000.00242017Environment
Focus HopeDetroitfor the LaSalle EcoHome Demonstration Project -- the first LEED Platinum home rehab in Detroit
$60,000.00122017Environment
Michigan Humanities CouncilLansingto develop and present an interactive, educational exhibit that will cultivate water stewardship and collect qualitative data on why Michiganders value the Great Lakes.
$150,000.00362017Environment
Freshwater FuturePetoskeyto support the Canadian engagement activities of the Lake Erie Collective.
$70,000.00122017Environment
TechTown DetroitDetroitto bring the AquaHacking semi-finals to Detroit to elevate the value of clean water, drive innovation in the water technology sector, and engage young people pursuing technical careers in the "Blue Economy"$100,000.0072017Environment
Funders Network For Smart Growth And Livable Communities IncCoral Gablesto support green stormwater infrastructure projects within the national Partners for Places matching grant program, catalyzing partnerships between municipal or county-level sustainability directors and local, place-based foundations
$50,000.00182017Environment
Downtown Detroit Partnership IncDetroitto incorporate green infrastructure capital improvements into the Woodward Avenue bike mobility streetscape design
$250,000.00122017Environment
Southeastern Michigan Health AssociationDetroitfor a 2 year fellowship to strengthen the Detroit Health Department's capacities in policy analysis, advocacy, and programming to improve environmental health and justice
$198,000.00242017Environment
The Greening of DetroitDetroitto begin renovating W.I. Meyers Nursery, which will provide important training opportunities for Detroiters as they grow trees and native plants for Detroit's green infrastructure
$350,000.00242017Environment
Central Detroit Christian Community Development CorporationDetroitto support an aquaponics system as a means of environmentally friendly farming
$125,000.00482017Environment
Michigan Nonprofit AssociationLansingto positively impact Detroit's neighborhoods by collaborating with partners to create a community development system for Detroit
$300,000.00242017Environment
The Greening of DetroitDetroitfor a challenge grant for general operating support$50,000.00122017Environment
Detroit Strategic Framework IncDetroitto amplify Detroiters as land and water stewards through education and installation of green stormwater infrastructure and help residents transition to DWSD's drainage credits
$326,500.00122017Environment
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American HistoryDetroitplanning grant for development of final concept and work plan for collaborative storm water demonstration site between The Wright Museum and the Michigan Science Center
$54,000.0062017Environment
The Sierra Club FoundationOaklandto move the Great Lakes program to the Michigan Chapter which will continue to support efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit$75,000.00242017Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit
$250,000.00122017Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
$28,000.00242017Environment
The Ausable Bayfield Conservation AuthorityExeterin renewed support to continue to implement actions to improve water quality for the Bayfield River, Lake Huron in Ontario$100,000.00332017Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
$50,000.00122017Environment
Huron River Watershed CouncilAnn Arborfor a challenge grant to continue to 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 heritage$300,000.00362017Environment
Keep Growing DetroitDetroitto build organizational capacity to generate earned revenue$120,000.00242017Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitfor renewed general operating support
$75,000.00122017Environment
Alliance For The Great LakesGrand Havento move water-related local and regional planning forward to achieve on-the-ground results and policy improvements in Detroit while inspiring citizen engagement$60,000.00122017Environment
Freshwater FuturePetoskeyto coordinate the Great Lakes Network to support binational collaboration amongst nonprofits to improve water-related outcomes$300,000.00242017Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor renewed general operating support$100,000.00122017Environment
Detroit Food Policy CouncilDetroitto facilitate action on recommendations from the Economic Analysis of Detroit's Food System$110,000.00242017Environment
Motorcities National Heritage Area Partnership IncorporatedDetroitto transform a neglected urban space into an experiential gateway that interprets the history of labor, industry and environment
$170,000.00122017Environment
Michigan League Of Conservation Voters Education FundAnn Arborto support the implementation of the Lake Erie Collective's campaign to address toxic algal blooms in Michigan$75,000.00122017Environment
Trout Unlimited IncArlingtonfor renewed support to continue to engage Trout Unlimited members and other anglers as advocates for Great Lakes restoration$100,000.00122017Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto support Detroit's environmental sustainability through a partnership between the Detroit Revitalization Fellows Program (DRF) and community-based organizations focused on environmental health, justice and equitable development and to support a collaborative project to address an environmental issue (to be selected by the fellows) that will impact Detroit's future
$400,000.00172017Environment
Michigan Community ResourcesDetroitto provide mini grants of up to $5,000 and technical assistance for small projects in Detroit that support green stormwater infrastructure$75,000.00122017Environment
Student Conservation Association IncArlingtonto give underserved Detroit youth the training, tools, and experience to have a stake in the environmental health and green infrastructure of their communities$60,000.00122016Environment
Community Development Advocates of DetroitDetroitfor a pre-development process among four institutional partners to build the framework for a community development system in Detroit.$25,000.0092016Environment
Lawrence Technological UniversitySouthfieldto develop a binational stormwater technology transfer collaborative for the Great Lakes Basin in partnership with the Great Lakes Commission$120,000.00122016Environment
Chandler Park ConservancyDetroitfor stormwater management installation and operating support for The Chandler Park Conservancy$607,000.00362016Environment
The Nature ConservancyLansingto develop a prototype green infrastructure project tracking and communications knowledgebase and web interface for the City of Detroit$63,000.0062016Environment
Fair Food NetworkAnn Arborto build organizational capacity
$90,000.00362016Environment
Huron River Watershed CouncilAnn Arborfor continued general operating support: $100,000 per year over three years$300,000.00362016Environment
The Sierra Club FoundationOaklandto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit$75,000.00122016Environment
National Wildlife FederationAnn Arborfor continued support and to broaden and deepen the membership for the Healing Our Waters - Great Lakes Coalition (HOW): a collaborative effort to promote funding and policy reform for the Great Lakes$450,000.00362016Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit$250,000.00122016Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
$10,000.00122016Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit$50,000.00122016Environment
Friends Of The Detroit RiverTaylorfor continued general operating support: $20,000 per year over three years plus up to $6,000 in 2016 for additional expenses$66,000.00362016Environment
Belle Isle ConservancyDetroitfor renewed support for the volunteer-membership initiative$50,000.00242016Environment
Friends Of The RougeDearbornfor continued general operating support: $40,000 per year over three years$120,000.00362016Environment
Clinton River Watershed CouncilRochester Hillsto continue to support WaterTowns!, a community-based initiative designed to help towns and cities in the watershed leverage the assets of the Clinton River and Lake St. Clair for water-oriented community development$265,000.00362016Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitfor renewed general operating support
$75,000.00122016Environment
Alliance For The Great LakesGrand Havento move water-related local and regional planning forward to achieve on-the-ground results and policy improvements in Detroit while inspiring citizen engagement$60,000.00122016Environment
The Nature ConservancyLansingto 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$1,200,000.00602016Environment
Detroit Economic Growth AssociationDetroitto develop a competitive application to US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for disaster response funding for sustainable infrastructure to improve resiliency.$115,000.0062016Environment
Freshwater FuturePetoskeyto create the Great Lakes Network to support binational collaboration amongst nonprofits to improve water-related outcomes, with an initial emphasis on the Western Lake Erie Basin$500,000.00242016Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto 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$650,000.00362016Environment
Clinton River Watershed CouncilRochester Hillsfor continued general operating support: $50,000 per year over three years, plus $50,000 in 2016 for construction of biocells and other stormwater features at the Center Street Parklet in Royal Oak$200,000.00362016Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto address sources of air pollution, providing organizational support and coordination for the Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition, coordinating an Air Quality Advisory Committee$375,000.00362016Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto support continued work on the Detroit Environmental Agenda$621,000.00362016Environment
Detroit Economic Growth AssociationDetroitto help increase small business investment on neighborhood commercial corridors by matching buildings and businesses with competitive grants, loans and counseling$500,000.00362016Environment
University of MichiganAnn Arborto provide key information to NGO/policy communities on impacts of and effective approaches to managing phosphorus in Maumee River watershed and western Lake Erie$298,516.00122016Environment
The Greening of DetroitDetroitto support the civic engagment activities related to the City of Detroit green infrastructure pilot project in District 2$68,000.00122016Environment
Detroit Hispanic Development CorporationDetroitfor the Informed Action to Promote Environmental Engagement, Advocacy, and Leadership (I-APEEAL), a collaborative housed at Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation and the University of Michigan. This collaborative will participate in the development of a public health action plan and foster leadership and advocacy to implement the plan. I-APEEAL works within the framework of the Detroit Environmental Agenda$395,000.00362016Environment
Detroit Strategic Framework IncDetroitto support implementation of Detroit Future City's Field Guide to Working with Lots through a mini-grant program, technical assistance, and communications and storytelling$140,000.0062016Environment
University of MichiganAnn Arborto link stakeholders, science and modeling across Detroit River and Lake Erie watersheds to inform policy and management$2,994,000.00362016Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor renewed general operating support$100,000.00122016Environment
Detroit Food Policy CouncilDetroitto facilitate action on recommendations from the Economic Analysis of Detroit's Food System$45,000.00122016Environment
Great Lakes CommissionAnn Arborto build a collaborative information sharing platform for the Great Lakes region called "Blue Accounting" focused on Source Water Initiative that will develop a Phosphorus Reduction Tracking System to track progress toward the 40 percent phosphorus reduction target for Western Lake Erie by 2025$250,000.00242016Environment
Michigan League Of Conservation Voters Education FundAnn Arborfor a six-month planning grant to develop a field organizing plan$35,000.0062016Environment
Trout Unlimited IncArlingtonto engage Trout Unlimited members and other anglers as advocates for Great Lakes restoration$100,000.00122016Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto support Detroit's environmental sustainability through a partnership between the Detroit Revitalization Fellows Program (DRF) and community-based organizations focused on environmental health, justice and equitable development and to support a collaborative project to address an environmental issue (to be selected by the fellows) that will impact Detroit's future$400,000.00172016Environment
Detroit Food & Entrepreneurship AcademyDetroitto support development of a just and equitable food system by investing in Detroit's high school students as the leaders, entrepreneurs, employees, and employers of tomorrow$30,000.00122016Environment
Michigan Community ResourcesDetroitto provide mini grants of up to $5,000 for small projects in Detroit that support green stormwater infrastructure$60,000.00122016Environment
The Greening of DetroitDetroitto partner with DTE and the City of Detroit to reactivate Detroit's former O'Shea Park into a unique amenity that combines recreation, education and public space with innovative energy and blue/green infrastructure functions that extend into the neighborhood$110,000.0092016Environment
The Sierra Club FoundationOaklandto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit$75,000.00122015Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit
$250,000.00122015Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
$10,000.00122015Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
$10,000.00122015Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit$50,000.00122015Environment
Keep Growing DetroitDetroitto continue to 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 leadership$50,000.00242015Environment
Detroit Eastside Community Collaborative Inc. (DECC)Detroitto continue to support efforts to link greenways on Detroit's Eastside, through a collaborative framework for implementation including incorporation of stormwater management strategies$5,000.00122015Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitfor renewed general operating support$75,000.00122015Environment
National Wildlife FederationAnn Arborto support the 10th anniversary Healing Our Waters Restoration Conference in Grand Rapids, MI and the Peter Wege Tribute Luncheon$25,000.00122015Environment
Peoples Community Services Of Metropolitan DetroitDetroitthe 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.
$60,000.00122015Environment
Detroit Economic Growth AssociationDetroitto support Detroit Future City's development of the Vacant Lot Transformation Guide
$80,000.00122015Environment
Michigan League Of Conservation Voters Education FundAnn Arborto convene Michigan's environmental community in order to prioritize three top issues and advocate for these issues in the legislature$50,000.00122015Environment
Freshwater FuturePetoskeyto continue a neighborhood climate resilience mini-grants program to support small-scale projects, educate residents and reduce pollution$35,000.00122015Environment
Keep Growing DetroitDetroitfor the "Growing Sustainable Water Solutions" project, a collaboration of Keep Growing Detroit, Sierra Club and Friends of The Rouge, to educate and enable residents to build rain gardens, water catchment systems and healthy soils to help manage stormwater and conserve water$383,000.00362015Environment
Friends Of The RougeDearbornto explore potential merger between Friends of the Rouge and Alliance of Rouge Communities$70,000.00182015Environment
Central Detroit Christian Community Development CorporationDetroitto improve and sustain an aquaponics system raising fish and produce in a repurposed corner liquor store$110,000.00122015Environment
Fair Food NetworkAnn Arborto 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$100,000.00482015Environment
Alliance For The Great LakesGrand Havento move water-related local and regional planning forward to achieve on-the-ground results and policy improvements in Detroit while inspiring citizen engagement$60,000.00122015Environment
Eastern Market CorporationDetroitto develop stormwater management practices, organizational structure and funding mechanisms to establish a Stormwater Management District as part of the Market's 2025 Strategy.$75,000.00122015Environment
Student Conservation Association IncArlingtonto engage high school and college-aged youth in hands-on conservation service in Detroit$50,000.00122015Environment
Clean Water FundClinton Townshipto bring necessary attention to the need for infrastructure improvements to better manage and protect water quality in the Lake St. Clair area$10,000.00122015Environment
Joy-Southfield Community Development CorporationDetroitto design and engineer a Transportation Alternative Program for Joy Road that creates a safe, green, esthetically pleasing and vibrant commercial corridor$80,000.00122015Environment
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomto work with partners to create, curate and distribute multi-platform content embracing Basin matters (policy, research, restoration, economy, land use, recreation) to inspire informed, responsible action$850,000.00372015Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor renewed general operating support$100,000.00122015Environment
The Sierra Club FoundationOaklandto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit$75,000.00122014Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit
$100,000.00122014Environment
The Ausable Bayfield Conservation AuthorityExeterto 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 2016$100,000.00332014Environment
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor 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 region$100,000.00122014Environment
Freshwater FuturePetoskeyto provide regrants and related technical assistance to fund community based climate adaptation projects in the Detroit area$35,000.00122014Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
$50,000.00122014Environment
Friends Of The RougeDearbornfor continued general operating support$105,000.00362014Environment
Lambert SanctuariesDetroitcontinue to develop green infrastructure and other green technologies demonstration projects and related education in the North End
$20,000.00122014Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitfor general operating support
$75,000.00122014Environment
Detroit Economic Growth AssociationDetroitto 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
$500,000.00242014Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor renewed general operating support$100,000.00122014Environment
Huron River Watershed CouncilAnn Arborfor continued general operating support$255,000.00362013Environment
The Sierra Club FoundationOaklandto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit$75,000.00122013Environment
National Wildlife FederationAnn Arborfor continued support for the Healing Our Waters Coalition: a collaborative effort to promote funding and policy reform for the Great Lakes$450,000.00362013Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto 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
$170,000.00122013Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
$10,000.00122013Environment
Michigan Nonprofit AssociationLansingto further develop and disseminate environmental data$25,000.00122013Environment
Heart Of The Lakes Center For Land Conservation PolicyGrand Ledgeto 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$25,000.00122013Environment
Alliance For The Great LakesGrand Havento continue and expand the Alliance's work in southeast Michigan$30,000.00122013Environment
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor 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 region$100,000.00122013Environment
Michigan United Conservation ClubsLansingto continue work on a long-term funding strategy for Michigan's wetlands program.$10,000.00122013Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto continue support of a collaborative effort to follow up to the 2011 Environmental Summit$40,000.00122013Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
$50,000.00122013Environment
Friends Of The Detroit RiverTaylorfor general operating support$45,000.00362013Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto strengthen the Zero Waste Detroit coalition's efforts to promote recycling in Detroit$50,000.00122013Environment
University of MichiganAnn Arborto 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 GLRI$4,500,000.00362013Environment
The Greening of DetroitDetroitto 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 qualify$300,000.00242013Environment
Belle Isle ConservancyDetroitto hire a volunteer/membership coordinator$50,000.00242013Environment
Huron River Watershed CouncilAnn Arborto 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 heritage$240,000.00362013Environment
Lawrence Technological UniversitySouthfieldto underwrite the production by Issue Media Group of stories of people working on innovative green infrastructure in Detroit$22,000.0092013Environment
Lambert SanctuariesDetroitto expand an existing neighborhood demonstration home to include educational strategies related to alternative energy and low-impact green infrastructure options
$20,000.00122013Environment
Clinton River Watershed CouncilRochester Hillsto hire a Watershed Planner to advance place-based community, economic and ecosystem development that maximizes the potential of the Clinton River and Lake St. Clair$180,000.00362013Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitfor capacity building and general operating support$300,000.00242013Environment
East Michigan Environmental Action Council IncDetroitfor a challenge grant for energy retrofits for EMEAC's Commons Building in Midtown
$60,000.00122013Environment
Eastern Market CorporationDetroitto 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 leadership$50,000.00242013Environment
Detroit Eastside Community Collaborative Inc. (DECC)Detroitto support continued efforts to link greenways on Detroit's Eastside, through a collaborative framework for implementation including incorporation of stormwater management strategies
$10,000.00122013Environment
Clinton River Watershed CouncilRochester Hillsfor general operating support: $45,000 per year over 3 years$135,000.00362013Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor renewed general operating support$100,000.00122013Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto continue support for community organizing and public education programs$75,000.00122012Environment
The Sierra Club FoundationOaklandto continue support for the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit$79,700.00122012Environment
The Nature ConservancyLansingto continue to support a policy associate to help advance Great Lakes policy and funding at the local, state and federal levels$85,000.00122012Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto continue the Lower East Side Action Plan (LEAP) on the lower east side of Detroit
$170,000.00122012Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
$10,000.00122012Environment
East Michigan Environmental Action Council IncDetroitto continue to support the ReMedia program, which integrates environmental education, multi-media production, and civic engagement to create positive environmental change
$60,000.00122012Environment
Fair Food NetworkAnn ArborPROJECT DESCRIPTION
to advance federal policies to improve food access for low income populations
$50,000.00242012Environment
Heart Of The Lakes Center For Land Conservation PolicyGrand Ledgeto 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
$25,000.00122012Environment
The Ausable Bayfield Conservation AuthorityExeterto implement actions to improve water quality for the Bayfield River, Lake Huron in Ontario$100,000.00332012Environment
Alliance For The Great LakesGrand Havento continue and expand support for the Alliance's work in southeast Michigan
$30,000.00122012Environment
National Wildlife FederationAnn Arborto 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
$100,000.00122012Environment
Lake Huron Centre for Coastal ConservationBlythto develop a Bluff Ecosystem Stewardship Guide for Ontario's West Coast.
$26,000.0062012Environment
Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision ProjectDetroitfor community organizing and advocacy to secure a community benefits agreement providing environmental mitigations and community redevelopment investment if the New International Trade Crossing is built$60,000.00122012Environment
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor 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 region$95,000.00122012Environment
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor 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 region$100,000.00122012Environment
Michigan United Conservation ClubsLansingto develop and implement a long-term funding strategy for Michigan's wetlands program.
$26,000.00122012Environment
Clean Water FundClinton Townshipto educate residents about ways they can cleanup and protect Lake St. Clair and connect them to governmental efforts with linkages to the lake$100,000.00122012Environment
Freshwater FuturePetoskeyto provide regrants and related technical assistance to fund community based climate adaptation projects in the Detroit area$35,000.00122012Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto evaluate a program to improve the health of Southeastern Michigan Anglers$95,000.00242012Environment
Capuchin Soup KitchenDetroitto fund rainwater harvesting systems at two significant urban farms in the city of Detroit
$132,800.00182012Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto support a collaborative effort to follow up to the 2011 Environmental Summit
$40,000.00122012Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
$100,000.00122012Environment
Voices For Earth JusticeSouthfieldto help with the sustainable rehabilitation of buildings for a community outreach center in the Brightmoor area of Detroit$20,000.00122012Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto support the network of activists who are organizing to promote environmental justice issues of statewide importance with an emphasis on southeast Michigan
$90,000.00122012Environment
Michigan League Of Conservation Voters Education FundAnn Arborto explore the potential of expanding the network of well-connected, conservation-minded individuals in Washtenaw - the Wolfpack - to build support for restoration projects farther downstream$15,000.0052012Environment
The Nature ConservancyLansingto support a collaboration between the Nature Conservancy, National Wildlife Federation, and Great Lakes Commission to address Aquatic Invasive Species in the Great Lakes$125,000.00122012Environment
Alliance of Rouge CommunitiesCantonto 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 Concern$61,251.00182012Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor renewed general operating support$100,000.00122012Environment
Detroit Hispanic Development CorporationDetroitto continue support for a policy advocacy initiative to address health disparities and environmental justice in Southwest Detroit$30,000.00122011Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto continue support for community organizing and public education programs$75,000.00122011Environment
Michigan League Of Conservation Voters Education FundAnn Arborto strengthen the capacity of environmental and allied organizations in Southeast Michigan for policy work$30,000.00122011Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto continue support for the Environmental Law Clinic$25,000.00122011Environment
The Sierra Club FoundationOaklandfor the Great Lakes Great Communities Campaign efforts to promote the use of urban "green infrastructure" in Detroit.$75,000.00122011Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto 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
$146,000.00122011Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto continue support for the Great Lakes Bioneers
$10,000.00122011Environment
East Michigan Environmental Action Council IncDetroitto expand the ReMedia program, which integrates environmental education, multi-media production, and civic engagement to create positive environmental change
$60,000.00122011Environment
University Of Detroit MercyDetroitto 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 Detroit$50,000.00112011Environment
Fair Food NetworkAnn Arborto 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 policy$25,000.00112011Environment
Friends Of The RougeDearbornto 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 County$80,000.00232011Environment
Clinton River Watershed CouncilRochester Hillsto increase individual and group membership$30,000.00122011Environment
Clean Water FundClinton Townshipto 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
$30,000.00112011Environment
City Connect DetroitDetroitto conduct and map environmental research to benefit the City of Detroit and surrounding communities$75,000.00112011Environment
Heart Of The Lakes Center For Land Conservation PolicyGrand Ledgeto 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
$25,000.00122011Environment
Detroit Economic Growth AssociationDetroitto engage landscape architect consultants as part of the technical team for the Detroit Works Project$100,000.00182011Environment
Eastern Market CorporationDetroitto 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 food$200,000.00242011Environment
Lawrence Technological UniversitySouthfieldto develop a stormwater management educational trail for the Great Lakes Stormwater Management Institute$57,000.00122011Environment
International Wildlife Refuge AllianceGrosse Ileto extend outreach and create public awareness of the Detroit International Wildlife Refuge Alliance, North America's first and only international wildlife refuge$50,000.00242011Environment
Alliance For The Great LakesGrand Havento help support the Alliance's new office in southeast Michigan
$15,000.00122011Environment
National Wildlife FederationAnn Arborto 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 Chicago$100,000.00122011Environment
River NetworkPortlandto examine and advance opportunities for greater coordination among municipalities to use green infrastructure to minimize climate impacts, improve water efficiency, and promote green jobs$60,000.00242011Environment
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsto 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 Detroit$90,000.00242011Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto continue to advocate at a state-wide level on environmental health, justice, and water issues facing metro Detroit
$100,000.00122011Environment
Friends Of The RougeDearbornfor general operating support$105,000.00362011Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor general operating support$100,000.00122011Environment
Detroit Hispanic Development CorporationDetroitto continue support for a policy advocacy initiative to address health disparities and environmental justice in Southwest Detroit$60,000.00122010Environment
Huron River Watershed CouncilAnn Arborfor general operating support$255,000.00362010Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto continue support for community organizing and public education programs$60,000.00122010Environment
Michigan League Of Conservation Voters Education FundAnn Arborto strengthen the capacity of environmental and allied organizations in Southeast Michigan for policy work$30,000.00122010Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto hire a full time coordinator for the Environmental Law Clinic$25,000.00122010Environment
Fair Food NetworkAnn Arborto develop a federal funding stream to develop more healthy and sustainably-grown food in Detroit and Southeast Michigan$100,000.00122010Environment
Vanguard Community Development CorporationDetroitto build the capacity of residents in the Northend neighborhood of Detroit to proactively address environmental hazards$100,000.00242010Environment
University of MichiganAnn ArborFor interim planning for a project to map threats to the Great Lakes$8,500.00122010Environment
Arab Community Center For Economic & Social Services AccessDearbornto enhance community education, awareness and advocacy of environmental issues through engagement of community members in skill-based action, career development and policy change$65,000.00122010Environment
National Wildlife FederationAnn Arborto 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
$450,000.00362010Environment
The Nature ConservancyLansingto support a policy associate to help advance Great Lakes policy and funding at the local, state and federal levels$170,000.00242010Environment
The Greening of DetroitDetroitto test a new vacant land reclamation model that will create swaths of newly forested land in Detroit to mitigate storm water runoff$160,000.00182010Environment
Eastside Community NetworkDetroitto 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
$120,000.00122010Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto 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 weatherization$50,000.00122010Environment
Six Rivers Regional Land ConservancyRochesterto 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 mitigation$100,000.00242010Environment
Science & Environmental Health NetworkAmesto 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 problems$75,000.00122010Environment
EcoWorksDetroitto expand the operations of the Great Lakes Bioneers
$10,000.00122010Environment
East Michigan Environmental Action Council IncDetroitto expand the ReMedia program, which integrates environmental education, multi-media production, and civic engagement to create positive environmental change
$60,000.00122010Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto strengthen the connections between the Detroit program and state policy work on environmental health, justice, and water issues
$100,000.00122010Environment
Friends Of The Detroit RiverTaylorfor general operating support$45,000.00362010Environment
Clinton River Watershed CouncilRochester Hillsfor general operating support$115,000.00362010Environment
University of MichiganAnn Arborto engage stakeholders and create cumulative impact maps (threats, resources and human impact) of the Great Lakes ecosystem to guide conservation decisions$500,000.00242010Environment
Wayne State UniversityDetroitto expand healthy,sustainable food choices for households on Detroit's east side in partnership with Earthworks Urban Farm, Eastern Market and others$90,000.00242010Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor general operating support$100,000.00122010Environment
Detroit Hispanic Development CorporationDetroitto help create a policy advocacy initiative to address health disparities and environmental justice in Southwest Detroit$75,000.00112009Environment
Huron River Watershed CouncilAnn Arborfor general operating support$75,000.00122009Environment
Detroiters Working For Environmental JusticeDetroitto expand DWEJ's capacity for community organizing and education$75,000.00122009Environment
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto strengthen the connections between the Detroit program and state policy work on environmental health, justice, and water issues
$100,000.00122009Environment
Friends Of The Detroit RiverTaylorfor general operating support$15,000.00122009Environment
Friends Of The RougeDearbornfor general operating support$35,000.00122009Environment
Detroit Science Center IncDetroitfor a challenge grant to construct the Clean Water Through Greenengineering exhibit collection$125,000.00122009Environment
East Michigan Environmental Action Council IncDetroitto build organizational capacity to expand the Environmental Justice Re-Media program$30,000.00122009Environment
Clinton River Watershed CouncilRochester Hillsfor general operating support$33,000.00122009Environment
Ecology Center IncAnn Arborfor general operating support$100,000.00122009Environment
The Nature ConservancyLansingto complete the Lake Huron conservation planning process$100,000.00242009Environment
Michigan Nonprofit AssociationLansingto build operational effectiveness among participants through technical assistance workshops and a limited amount of organizational assessments
$40,000.00122018Special Opportunities
Christ Church CranbrookBloomfield Hillsto use projects in music, arts and education to close the distance between cities and suburbs, as well as religious and educational communities, in metropolitan Detroit, This is an Erb Family Legacy Grant.$90,000.00122017Special Opportunities
Cranbrook Educational CommunityBloomfield Hillsto implement the necessary steps to arrest degradation of Cranbrook Archives' holdings of acetate film and to preserve the photographic negatives. This is a Family Legacy Grant.$50,000.00122017Special Opportunities
Christ Church CranbrookBloomfield Hillsto use projects in music, arts and education to close the distance between cities and suburbs, as well as religious and educational communities, in metropolitan Detroit, This is an Erb Family Legacy Grant.$90,000.00122016Special Opportunities
Foundation for Detroit's FutureDetroitfor a multi-year commitment to support the "Grand Bargain" as part of a coalition of funders$10,000,000.002402015Special Opportunities
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingfor 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 program$7,000.00122015Special Opportunities
EcoWorksDetroitto expand and solidify the Youth Energy Squad as a self-sustaining, national model for comprehensive green schools and youth leadership development programs$300,000.00352015Special Opportunities
Michigan Environmental CouncilLansingto 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$350,000.00362015Special Opportunities
Mosaic Youth Theatre Of DetroitDetroitfor 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 in Detroit
$70,000.00122014Special Opportunities
Detroit Zoological SocietyRoyal Oakto 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 families$625,000.00242014Special Opportunities
Shar Self Help Addiction Reorientation FoundationDetroitto 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 TBD$1,000,000.00482012Special Opportunities
Shar Self Help Addiction Reorientation FoundationDetroitto 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 jobs$100,000.0032011Special Opportunities
University of MichiganAnn Arborfor a challenge grant to provide scholarships for students of the Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise$200,000.00122011Special Opportunities
Shar Self Help Addiction Reorientation FoundationDetroitto support a participatory process to develop an urban farm for recovering substance abusers and members from the broader community$25,000.0082010Special Opportunities
Detroit Riverfront Conservancy, Inc.Detroitfor general operating support with emphasis on environmental education and public art$1,000,000.00602010Special Opportunities
Detroit Educational Television FoundationWixomfor the "Because Minds Matter" Capital Campaign (Challenge Grant)
$500,000.00602009Special Opportunities
Forgotten Harvest, Inc.Oak Parkto 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)$125,000.00122009Special Opportunities
THAWDetroitto 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)$125,000.00122009Special Opportunities
Salvation ArmySouthfieldfor 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)$250,000.00122009Special Opportunities