Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan



The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is strengthening the region's quality of life by:

  • Building community capital - for today and tomorrow
  • Enhancing the region's quality of life
  • Engaging people and organizations in philanthropy
  • Convening, planning and working for positive change
  • Supporting and launching new initiatives



Every day, the Community Foundation is helping individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations and other foundations meet their charitable goals.



The foundation is privileged to facilitate the philanthropic spirit in southeast Michigan. As stated in our mission, The Community Foundation exists in perpetuity to enhance the quality of life of the citizens of southeastern Michigan.


Web Address

www.cfsem.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @cfsem

Twitter - @cfsem

Assets

$635,000,000 - 2007-12-31


Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan


Turning the Corner
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Skillman Foundation

"Community change is best understood by those who it's directly happening to," says Keegan Mahoney, an advisor to the project on behalf of the Hudson-Webber Foundation, one of its local...more

Futurist Amy Webb has some concerns about the future
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Knight Foundation

On Wednesday, the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation launched "Future of Information: Media, Technology and Democracy," a yearlong...more

Brightmoor Neighborhood receives second round of grants
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

The 23 Brightmoor neighborhood organizations that are being awarded grants through the program include: Alice in Wonderland, Brightmoor Artisans Collective, Brightmoor Maker Space, Children of the...more

Detroit's grants team grows, pull dollars into city
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Knight Foundation, Kresge Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies

To help strengthen and coordinate its fundraising muscle, the Ford, Kresge and Skillman foundations made a $1.1 million grant to the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan in 2014 to support an...more

Will Michigan Philanthropy's Support of Economic Development Be Inclusive?
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

Increasingly, institutional funders and their grantees are expanding and venturing into partnerships with government and for-profit businesses to focus on economic development. Michigan has been a...more

Volunteers, donations help improve Palmer Park
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

... Huron's parks and recreation department, it's part of a project funded by a "Meet Me at the Park" grant from the National Recreation and Park and Association and Walt Disney Company, as...more

Philanthropy as Economic Development? Foundations increasingly step up to kickstart risky ...
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Ford Foundation

The philanthropic efforts of nonprofits and foundations throughout Michigan are increasingly addressing bigger issues such as affordable housing, community revitalization and employment. While these...more

Anderson: Ingham County making a difference in fight against opioids
Foundation: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

Vail and her collegues are now receiving the support of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, The Michigan Health Endowment Fund, The Community...more

UP coalitions get funding to fight opioid issue
Foundation: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

The funding comes courtesy of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, the Michigan Health Endowment Fund, the Community Foundation for Southeast...more

New grant money to be used to address growing opioid epidemic in UP
Foundation: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

The grant is the product of a collaboration between The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, The Michigan Health Endowment Fund, The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and The...more

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