Why Live United?

Because we can make greater impact together.

We have the influence and relationships to make sustainable change a reality. By harnessing resources from corporate, nonprofit and public partners, we can provide immediate assistance to our most vulnerable populations while addressing the root causes of our community's longstanding challenges and changing lives for the better.

Every child deserves the right start in life

yet only 60 percent of children in Greater Detroit enter kindergarten prepared for school.

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Every child deserves to grow up healthy and strong

yet 1 out of 5 kids in Greater Detroit struggle to access nutritious foods.

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Every student deserves a quality education

yet only 7 percent of high school students in historically low-performing schools meet or exceed the benchmark for college readiness.

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Everyone deserves access to opportunities so they can lead their best lives

yet across Michigan, 40 percent of households struggle to afford basic necessities like housing, child care, food, health care and transportation.

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

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

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

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We’ve launched the COVID-19 Response Fund with our partners to help those affected by the new coronavirus (COVID-19). Learn more and make a donation today.