What We Do

We Live United for universal success and prosperity in Southeastern Michigan

Our approach starts with community
<span>Our approach</span> starts with community

Through summits, town halls and research, we identify the root causes of some of our community's most complex challenges.

we Identify broken systems
<span>we Identify</span> broken systems

We look at the institutions providing public services and work to make them better.

Our Partners drive change
<span>Our Partners</span> drive change

We pool the resources of our public, private and nonprofit partners to multiply our impact through giving, advocating and volunteering.

We invest in key focus areas
<span>We invest</span> in key focus areas

We focus donor contributions on strategies in Education, Economic Prosperity and Health that change individual lives and benefit the entire community so everyone has the same opportunities to succeed.

Our footprint

We provide technical and financial support to partner organizations so they can run more efficiently and make greater impact.

Impact Stories

When we unite behind a common cause, with a common vision, lives are improved and our community is strengthened.

Access for All: A story of hope
Access for All: A story of hope
La’Tasha Smith knew she needed a way out of homelessness. She found that way out through our skilled trades training program, Access for All.
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Breakfast after the bell
Breakfast after the bell
Children can’t concentrate in school if they’re hungry. That’s why we’re working to get more schools to adopt models of serving breakfast to ensure students aren't learning on empty.
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Preparing the future
Preparing the future
Students across Detroit are gaining real-world skills outside of the classroom to prepare for life after graduation.
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Get Involved

Give
Give

Every dollar matters. Your generosity funds work that makes positive, sustainable change possible.

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Advocate
Advocate

Your voice is powerful. Raise awareness about causes that affect critical public policies.

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Volunteer
Volunteer

Sharing your time is invaluable. Join the thousands of volunteers who use their talents to impact lives every day.

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