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
Darin McKeever

AFP Interview Series: Nominee William Davidson Foundation

William Davidson established his namesake foundation in 2005, prioritizing Jewish life and education, economic, cultural, and civic vitality of southeastern Michigan and Israel for his philanthropic efforts.

AFP Interview Series: Nominee Karen Smithbauer

The Autism Alliance of Michigan has nominated Karen Wilson Colina Smithbauer for the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ Edmund T. Ahee Jewel Award for Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser.

AFP Interview Series: Nominee Tracy Utech

With over 20 years of experience, Utech and her team have championed funds that have seen benefit outside of Wayne State’s campus.


Social media platforms allow activists to support the causes they’re passionate about from the comfort of their own computers, tablets, or cellular devices. Can this method effect true change?
Do Good

Do Good

Donors, fundraising professionals, and volunteers will shine at the 2018 Philanthropy Day Awards. Hosted by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Detroit Chapter, the awards recognize the works of local philanthropists.


Ascension Providence Foundation

Ascension Providence Foundation’s purpose is to secure philanthropic gifts to support the programs of Ascension Providence Hospital and to serve all persons with special attention given to the poor and vulnerable.

Athletes Unlimited

Founded in 1996, Athletes Unlimited is dedicated to providing social, recreational, and athletic outlets to people with disabilities. Life is not intended to be a spectator sport.

United Way for Southeastern Michigan

United Way for Southeastern Michigan works to improve lives and empower families in Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties to succeed by focusing on Education, Economic Prosperity, and Health to build a strong, equitable community.


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

The Rainbow Connection

The Rainbow Connection’s mission is to make dreams come true for Michigan children with life threatening illnesses and to provide support services to wish children and their families.

The Power Company Kids Club

We seek to promote the emotional, physical, spiritual, and social well-being of the at-risk children and adolescents of our inner cities through weekly training and mentoring.

The Children’s Center

Since 1929, The Children’s Center has been on a mission to help children and families shape their own futures.

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.

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.

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.

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Ronald McDonald House Charities strives to provide love, kindness, and support to families while their child is undergoing medical treatment.

PIME Missionaries

For 168 years, the PIME Missionaries have dedicated their lives and provided care and compassion to the most distant and abandoned people in the world.

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.

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.

Kevin’s Song

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry Kevin Francis Urso was loved and respected for his quick wit, his intelligence, and his caring nature. He also...

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute envisions a world free of cancer. Its mission is to lead in transformative cancer care, research, and education through courage, commitment, and compassion.

Franklin Wright Settlements

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.

Fragile X Association of Michigan

The Fragile X Association of Michigan (FXAM) strives to unite Michigan’s Fragile X community, enriching lives through educational and emotional support, promoting awareness, and advancing research toward improved treatments and finding a cure for Fragile X-associated disorders.

Evangelical Homes of Michigan Foundation

The Evangelical Homes of Michigan Foundation provides charitable dollars for EHM Senior Solutions care and service to older adults regardless of their ability to pay.

Detroit Public Schools Foundation

The mission of the Detroit Public Schools Foundation is to create and enhance educational opportunities for Detroit Public Schools Community District students.

The Detroit Capuchin Ministries

Our Capuchin ministries are inspired by St. Francis of Assisi. We prayerfully build sister-brotherhood. We attend to spiritual and other basic human needs, especially those of the poor.

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.

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.

Central City Integrated Health

Central City Integrated Health (CCIH) was designated as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) through the National Committee for Quality Assurance in 2017. But our work didn’t start there!

Canterbury On The Lake

Canterbury-on-the-Lake, located on 40-plus acres, is a faith-based, continuing-care, senior living community with a rich history of offering the highest quality of care available to a diverse group of seniors.

At Bat

At Bat is striving to increase the number of at-risk youth who participate in baseball and softball by providing free clinics and low-cost programs.

Art Foundation

The Art Foundation provides art expression opportunities to youth in Detroit and the surrounding area, with a focus on engaging children who are members of at-risk and vulnerable populations.

Angels of Hope

The mission of Angels of Hope is to make a difference in the lives of children and families in Michigan who have been devastated by cancer by providing financial assistance during their battle.

Wolverine Human Services

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSION Our mission is to help children become victors. // KEY SERVICES PROVIDED We are the only child-welfare agency in the...

VIP Mentoring

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSION VIP Mentoring is dedicated to creating sustainable, meaningful relationships for children in Michigan, especially in Detroit, where challenging...

United Way for Southeastern Michigan

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSION We Live United for universal success and prosperity in southeastern Michigan. // KEY SERVICES PROVIDED United Way for Southeastern Michigan...


Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSION The mission of U CAN-CER VIVE Foundation is to provide vital funding for cancer research, to create a...

The Children’s Center

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSIONSince 1929, The Children’s Center has been on a mission to help children and families shape their own...

The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW)

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSION The Heat and Warmth Fund, or THAW, stabilizes and empowers Michigan families, keeping them healthy, safe, and warm. //...

Services To Enhance Potential

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSIONWith the mission to support individuals in the pursuit of their chosen goals and the achievement of personal...

Southwest Solutions

Give Detroit - A Charitable Registry // MISSION Southwest Solutions’ mission is to enhance the quality of life and promote the success and self-sufficiency of individuals...





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