b'OUR GRANTS: FISCAL YEAR 2018July 1, 2017June 30, 2018Fred and Barbaras philanthropy was driven by their desire to create a better world for both current and future generations. The Foundations mission of nurturing environmentally healthy and culturally vibrant communities in metropolitan Detroit, consistent with sustainable business models, and supporting initiatives to restore the Great Lakes Ecosystem, is a direct result of that legacy. We view our grantmaking through the lens of sustainability: the harmonizing of economic, environmental, and social interests, meeting the needs of the present without compromising the needs of the future.TheFoundationsprimarygoalsaretoimproveGreatLakeswaterquality;promote environmental health, justice, and equitable development; and support the arts. We also support Alzheimers research. Together, these interconnected goals advance Fred and Barbaras vision of a sustainable metropolitan Detroit community and Great Lakes region. From July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018, we paid a total of $11,545,316 in grants, bringing total payments since the launch of the Foundations grants program in 2009 to $70.5 million. GRANTS PAID BY:Metro DetroitArts $2,593,610 Great Lakes BasinEnvironment $3,383,400 22% 25% $2,940,843 $6,755,31629%Total Grants: Total Grants:59% $11,545,316 MI/US 8% $11,545,316$966,716 12% Other Detroit$1,406,600 44% $5,144,147 PROGRAM AREA GEOGRAPHIC AREA5'