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Amherst H. Wilder Foundation

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation

The Amherst H. Wilder Foundation is a non-profit social services organization.

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Brightmoor Alliance

Brightmoor Alliance

The Brightmoor Alliance is a coalition of nearly 50 organizations dedicated to serving northwest Detroit’s Brightmoor community. Together, we pursue a vision for our community that is built on faith and provides opportunities for all residents of this community to pray, grow, learn, thrive and play.

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The Citizen’s Research Council of Michigan (CRC)

Citizen's Research Council of Michigan

For over 90 years, the objective of the Citizens Research Council of Michigan has been to provide factual, unbiased independent information on significant issues concerning state and local government organization and finance..

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City Year

City Year

Putting idealism to work City Year, an AmeriCorps program, is a national service organization which unites young adults, ages 17-24, from diverse racial, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds for a demanding year of full-time community service, leadership development, and civic engagement.

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Community Foundation for SouthEast Michigan

Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

Formed in 1984, the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan promotes and facilitates community philanthropy in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Monroe, Washtenaw, Livingston, and St. Claire counties.

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Council for a Strong America

Council for a Strong America

Council for a Strong America is a national, bipartisan nonprofit that unites five organizations comprised of law enforcement leaders, retired admirals and generals, business executives, pastors, and prominent coaches and athletes who promote solutions that ensure our next generation of Americans will be citizen-ready.

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Detroit Land Bank Authority

Detroit Land Bank Authority

The Detroit Land Bank Authority is a public authority dedicated to returning Detroit’s vacant, abandoned, and foreclosed property to productive use.

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Development Centers, Inc.

Development Centers, Inc.

Development Centers is committed to improving the lives of individuals, families and the community by meeting behavioral health, social and vocational needs through a continuum of prevention, treatment and training services.

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The Empowerment Plan

The Empowerment Plan

The mission of the Empowerment Plan is to educate, employ, and empower homeless individuals to create a better life for themselves and their families while producing a humanitarian product for those in need.

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Everybody Ready

Everybody Ready

Everybody Ready provides an administrative and fiscal infrastructure that enhances the coordination and expansion of quality Early Childhood services, along with program development and implementation in Wayne County.

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Excellent Schools Detroit

Excellent Schools Detroit

Excellent Schools Detroit formed in 2010 as a coalition with an important mission: an excellent education for every Detroit child, from cradle to career, by 2020 such that 90% of students are well-prepared for kindergarten, 90% graduate from high school on time, 90% go on to post-secondary programs and 90% of those do so without needing remediation.

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Forgotten Harvest

Forgotten Harvest

Forgotten Harvest was formed in 1990 to fight two problems: hunger and waste. The agency is dedicated to relieving hunger in Metro Detroit and preventing nutritious food waste.

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Gleaners Community Food Bank

Gleaners Community Food Bank

Gleaners Community Food Bank, with broad community support, fights hunger in southeastern Michigan. In collaboration with member agencies, the Feeding America network, and other partners, Gleaner’s provides millions of pounds of donated and purchased food to people in need.

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The Heat and Warmth Fund

The Heat and Warmth Fund

The Heat And Warmth Fund (THAW) is a leading provider of utility assistance for Michigan residents in need.

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Henry Ford Health System

Henry Ford Health System

Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford and now one of the nation's leading health care providers, Henry Ford Health System is a not-for-profit corporation comprised of hospitals, medical centers and one of the nation’s largest group practices.

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HighScope

HighScope Educational Research Foundation

HighScope Educational Research Foundation is an independent for-impact research, development, training, and public outreach organization with headquarters in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

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InsideOut

InsideOut Literary Arts Project

InsideOut is Detroit’s largest literary arts for-impact agency. Since 1995, the group has led more than 50,000 Detroit youth on adventures using poetry as their guide to becoming better students and ultimately more engaged citizens.

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Library of Congress

The Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as the research arm of Congress.

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Michigan Association of United Ways

Michigan Association of United Ways

The Michigan Association of United Ways provides leadership in policy influence and capacity building to affect positive change in local communities.

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Michigan’s Children

Michigan's Children

Michigan's Children, founded in 1992, is the state's only multi-issue, nonpartisan and nonprofit advocacy organization ensuring children have a voice in the creation of sound public policy.

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Michigan League for Public Policy

Michigan League for Public Policy

The Michigan League for Public Policy is a nonpartisan policy institute dedicated to economic opportunity for all. It is the only state-level organization that addresses poverty in a comprehensive way. No other organization examines state revenues and expenditures and their impact on low-income people. All of the League’s work is done through a race equity lens.

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Michigan Nonprofit Association

Michigan Nonprofit Association

Incorporated in 1990, MNA is a statewide membership organization dedicated to serving the diverse nonprofit sector through advocacy, training, and resources. MNA manages multiple programs and affiliates including MNA Technology Services, The LEAGUE Michigan, and Michigan Campus Compact, and is a sponsoring organization for AmeriCorps State and AmeriCorps VISTA.

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Motor City Blight Busters

Motor City Blight Busters

Motor City Blight Busters has been a powerful change-maker in Detroit for over 25 years. Their work in Brightmoor focuses on the deconstruction of abandoned buildings and recycling their materials back into rehab projects.

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National Center for Families Learning

National Center for Families Learning

NCFL's mission is to address our nation's literacy challenges by engaging all family members in learning, with a primary focus on parents and children living in poverty.

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New Profit, Inc.

New Profit, Inc.

New Profit is a national for-impact venture philanthropy fund. Their mission is to break down the barriers that stand between people and opportunity in America. New Profit works with visionary entrepreneurs, philanthropists, and other partners to upend the status quo and transform the way America educates its children, propels people towards social and financial stability, and creates healthy communities.

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Ohio State University Fisher College of Business

Ohio State University Fisher College of Business

Since 1916, The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business has produced exceptional leaders who meet the challenges of a changing global business environment through creative and effective solutions.

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Pewabic Society

Pewabic Society

Pewabic is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit dedicated to enriching the human spirit with clay.

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Project Snap

Project S.N.A.P.

Project S.N.A.P. is a for-impact organization dedicated to empowering people of all ages to communicate about issues that are important to them, collaborate around a common goal and develop the skills and insights necessary to become socially responsible leaders promoting positive change in their communities.

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Rising

Rising: Advocates for Young Children

Rising Advocates for Young Children is a grassroots for-impact organization formed from a collective of early childhood and education providers in and of the surrounding neighborhood of Brightmoor.

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Starfish Family Services

Starfish Family Services

Starfish Family Services is a leading provider of early childhood development and parenting programs, children’s mental health services, after-school programs, and an emergency shelter for teens and youth in crisis.

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United Way for Southeastern Michigan Program

United Way for Southeastern Michigan Program

United Way for Southeastern Michigan is dedicated to mobilizing the caring power of Detroit and Southeastern Michigan to improve communities and individual lives in measurable and lasting ways.

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Wayne State University

Wayne State University

Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 370 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 28,000 students.

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