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.
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