Feb 01

Black history is today: 5 community partnerships empowering Black youth

Black History Month is a time to reflect and honor the contributions, triumphs, and struggles of Black leaders
Jan 12

2023 grants announced, totaling more than $3.8 million

The Children’s Foundation is pleased to announce it has awarded 89 grants in 2023. Combined, these awards to
Dec 28


Together, with donors and community organizations, The Foundation is finding new, significant opportunities to
Dec 21

Snowpile delivers hope and joy to families of hospitalized children during the holidays

Snowpile provides gifts not only to children who are too sick to enjoy the holidays at home, but also for thei
Dec 12

DPYC: Empowering kids to give

The Detroit Philanthropic Youth Council (DPYC) launched in September 2022 as a collaboration between The Child
Dec 08

A letter from Larry – December 2022

This December also marks the end of my tenure at The Children’s Foundation.
Nov 30

Detroit Swims: Michigan youth float, paddle, and glide to confidence

. Detroit Swims reaches deeper than basic swimming skills--it addresses issues of health, fitness, safety, sel
Nov 22

Detroit Cristo Rey High School: Free eyeglasses program increases equity in learning

Many of the students who attend Detroit Cristo Rey do not have access to regular eyecare, and vision impairmen
Nov 17

Entrepreneurs 4 Kids: High School students learn from innovators and thinkers at Ann Arbor’s Tech Trek

As a result of opportunities and experiences like Tech Trek, students believe in their ideas, themselves, and