Refuge for Nations

Refuge for Nations Empowers Women Through Sewing

The metro Detroit nonprofit is changing lives one stitch at a time
Fundraising Professionals

Meet The 2019 Association of Fundraising Professionals Awardees

At the organization's National Philanthropy Day dinner, local volunteers, philanthropists, and fundraisers are being honored
Daniela Abel - Zaman International

3 Recipes From Zaman International’s Culinary Program

The Inkster-based nonprofit organization is dedicated to the advancement of marginalized women and children
Good News Detroit

6 Nonprofits Doing Good in Metro Detroit

These organizations are making positive change across the region
impact investing

How to Navigate Impact Investing

Here’s to making socially responsible financial decisions

AFP Interview Series: Allan Gilmour

The former Wayne State University President on revitalizing Midtown

AFP Interview Series: Nominees Ambassador Ronald and Eileen Weiser

The duo strives to improve the welfare of students and children in Michigan

AFP Interview Series: Nominee JPMorgan Chase

The United States’ largest bank is investing millions in the future of Detroit

AFP Interview Series: Nominee Rich Homberg

Rich Homberg became president and CEO of Detroit Public Television in 2008, at the height of the Motor City's recession.

AFP Interview Series: Nominee Detroit Feedback Loop

Wayne State students save food for Detroit’s less fortunate


Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry// MISSION The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute envisions a world free of cancer. Its mission is to lead in...

Coalition on Temporary Shelter

COTS exists to alleviate homelessness by providing services that enable people to achieve self-sufficiency and obtain quality affordable housing. COTS also exists to advocate for long-term solutions to the problem of homelessness.

Cranbrook Horizons-Upward Bound

The mission of Horizons-Upward Bound (HUB) at Cranbrook Schools is to prepare students with limited opportunities from the Detroit metropolitan area to enter and succeed in postsecondary education.


Franklin-Wright’s values are based on the settlement house concept of self-help for the continuous improvement and preservation of the family. Franklin-Wright Settlements (FWS) strives to achieve this through excellence in service and equality of treatment.

Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program at the U-M Depression Center

The mission of the Prechter Bipolar Research Program is to discover the mechanisms that contribute to bipolar disorder, predict and improve outcomes, and develop effective, innovative treatments.

Henry Ford Health System

Henry Ford Health System is one of the nation’s leading comprehensive, integrated health systems, providing health insurance and health care delivery including acute, specialty, primary, and preventive care services backed by excellence in research and education.

Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan

Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan’s mission is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.

Life Directions

Validated studies show that our programs promote peace-building that stops addictions, violence and reduce drop outs, while empowering young people to thrive in school and embrace values and goals that lead to success.

Matrix Human Services

At Matrix Human Services, we give hope to the most vulnerable people by providing extensive human services programs and care to all segments of our community, from early childhood programs, through teens at risk, to adult workforce and financial education, HIV prevention and aftercare and supportive services for our seniors in need.

Mercy Education Project

Mercy Education Project serves low-income women and girls in Detroit because educated women uplift communities and create opportunities to change the cycles of poverty.

National Kidney Foundation of Michigan

Seventy percent of kidney disease cases can be prevented, so the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan must focus on the major causes of kidney disease — obesity, diabetes, and hypertension — to help people avoid it.

Olympia Entertainment & Ilitch Companies

Ilitch Charities is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that invests in Detroit’s future by supporting innovative, collaborative, and measurable programs in the areas of community development, human services, education, and recreation through contributions from the Ilitch Companies, their colleagues, and the generosity of others.

PIME Missionaries

The PIME Missionaries commit themselves to charitable work with a sustainable future in mind and constant respect for local cultures and established religions.

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry// MISSION The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities Detroit is to provide an environment of love and kindness to...

Rugiero Promise Foundation

The Rugiero Promise Foundation is committed to improving quality of life in the community and extends help to individuals of all means, bringing hope and the promise of a better future.

Sanctum House

Sanctum House’s mission is to empower survivors of human trafficking with life skills to achieve a sustainable and independent lifestyle, while providing a sanctuary for women survivors of human trafficking.

Services To Enhance Potential

With the mission to support individuals in the pursuit of their chosen goals and the achievement of personal satisfaction in their lives, (STEP) Services to Enhance Potential has provided services and programs to persons with disabilities and other mental health needs in Wayne County since 1972.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital raises funds and builds awareness to sustain its mission to advance cures — and means of prevention — for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment, while honoring the memory and heritage of its founder, Danny Thomas.

The Children’s Foundation

The Children’s Foundation fulfills its mission by awarding grants for programs that support a collaborative approach to advancing the health and wellness of children.

The Nature Conservancy

Founded in 1951, The Nature Conservancy works in 72 countries and all 50 states. It creates innovative, pragmatic, on-the-ground solutions to the world’s toughest challenges, so nature and people can thrive together.

The Rainbow Connection

The Rainbow Connection is a unique and compassionate wish-granting organization that makes dreams come true for children who are battling a life-threatening medical condition.


The mission of U CAN-CER VIVE Foundation is to provide vital funding for cancer research to create a cancer-free world.

United Way for Southeastern Michigan

United Way for Southeastern Michigan works to ensure that families can meet their basic needs, that children are ready for school, and that people are equipped with skills to build a better life — but they don’t do it alone.





Give Detroit
A charitable registry listing a variety of non-profits in the metro Detroit area.