Have An Idea To Transform Detroit Neighborhoods? Kresge Foundation Giving $2 Million In GrantsIf you have a big idea on how to make Detroit neighborhoods a better place for all, this could be your key to turning it into a reality.
Kresge Foundation Kicks Off $20 Million, 5-Year Initiative To Improve Early Childhood Outcomes In DetroitThe Kresge Foundation has announced a new early childhood development effort aimed at unlocking the potential of the youngest Detroiters.
Kresge Foundation Commits $2.2 Million For Detroit Revitalization, Neighborhoods"The revival of neighborhoods is necessarily a basis for revitalization of the city as a whole."
Kresge Foundation Outlines Plans For Investment In Detroit NeighborhoodsThe Kresge Foundation says it will invest in large-scale Detroit projects that help convert blighted land into mixed-use, mixed-income developments.
Art X Detroit: More Than 50 Free Art Events In The City Throughout AprilBeginning next week, Midtown Detroit and beyond will come alive as the canvas for Art X Detroit: Kresge Arts Experience, a free celebration of Detroit's thriving arts scene.
Neighborhood Service Organization Web Site Shows Challenge GrantA Kresge Foundation Challenge Grant is giving the nonprofit group Neighborhood Service Organization a chance to earn an additional $500,000 if it can raise $750,000 by Dec. 31.
Kresge Foundation Supports New Lawrence Tech Design Center In DetroitThe Kresge Foundation has awarded a $300,000 grant to Lawrence Technological University to consolidate four programs that it already has in Detroit and add additional programs at a new design center in Detroit’s Midtown area.
Art X Detroit Festival Returns In April"Art X Detroit: Kresge Arts Experience" will take over Midtown once again this spring as the free, five-day arts experience celebrates Detroit’s arts scene April 10-14.
... Wayne State Young Professionals Program Seeking More Fellows, TooThe Detroit Revitalization Fellows Program is looking for a few more good men and women to help advance the renewal of Detroit and build upon the ongoing success of its 2011-13 cohort.
Morgan Stanley, Kresge Foundation, LISC Launch $100 Million Investment Fund For Health Care, Affordable HousingThe New York investment firm Morgan Stanley, the Troy-based Krersge Foundation and the New York nonprofit Local Initiatives Support Corp. Monday launched a $100 million investment fund that is designed to expand access to health care and affordable housing for low-income residents and fund critical social services that help link the two in impoverished neighborhoods.
Two Michigan Community Colleges In National Access PilotTwo Michigan community college are among seven nationwide to pilot new approaches to increase the number of students who earn post-secondary degrees.
HFCC Gets 2012 Dreamkeepers Matching Gift From Scholarship America The Henry Ford Community College Foundation raised more than $21,000 for the College’s Dreamkeepers Program and as a result, received $10,000 in matching funds from the Troy-based Kresge Foundation.