2015 Approved Grants

Children’s Healthcare

The Beaumont Foundation, (Royal Oak, MI)
Support for the purchase of a pediatric Lokomat Pro
Calvin College, (Grand Rapids, MI)
Purchase of audiology booths and construction of spaces for the Speech Pathology and Audiology Department’s program for children.
The Children’s Center, (Detroit, MI)
Purchase of Behavioral Health Services Mobile Clinician Tool Kits.
Constance Brown Hearing and Speech Centers, (Kalamazoo, MI)
Purchase of audiology equipment and repairs on existing equipment.
Hurley Foundation, (Flint, MI)
Support for the Hurley Children’s Center, pediatric medical services at the Flint Farmers’ Market location.
Kent Education Foundation, (Grand Rapids, MI)
Purchase of hearing and vision screening equipment for the Kent ISD.
Oakwood Healthcare System Foundation, (Dearborn, MI)
Support for renovations of the NICU.
ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital, (Monroe, MI)
Purchase of Algo 5 newborn hearing screening equipment.
Ronald McDonald House of Detroit, Inc., (Detroit, MI)
Support for renovations of the kitchen in the new location.
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland (Detroit, MI)
Support for the relocation of the pediatric unit and to establish a Women and Children’s Pavilion.
The University of Michigan, C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, (Ann Arbor, MI)
Support for a part time Social Worker.
Variety: The Children’s Charity
Support for the Myoelectric Center

Children’s Human Services

Bound Together, (Pontiac, MI)
Support to provide snacks for afterschool program.
Boys and Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan, (Farmington, MI)
Support for renovations at the Diehl Club in Detroit.
Britton Deerfield Schools, (Britton, MI)
Support for the purchase of sound field amplification systems for use in preschools and elementary classrooms with hearing impaired children.
Care House of Oakland County, (Pontiac, MI)
Support for the Early Head Start Program.
Central Detroit Christian Community Development, Corp. (Detroit, MI)
Support for the Parenting with a Purpose Program.
Christ Child House, (Detroit, MI)
Support for renovations at home for children.
Crossroads of Michigan, (Detroit, MI)
Support for the parenting support program.
Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries, (Detroit, MI)
Support for renovations at Genesis II House.
Forgotten Harvest, (Oak Park, MI)
Support for the purchase of two refrigerated trucks.
Grace Centers of Hope, (Pontiac, MI)
Support for the renovation and expansion of the Women’s and Children’s Shelter.
Hispanic Education for Life Skills Project, (Pontiac, MI)
Support for bilingual educational program at the Children’s Activity Center.
Lighthouse of Oakland County, (Pontiac, MI)
Support for a new roof on supportive housing facility.
Lions Bear Lake Camp, (Lapeer, MI)
Support for urgent capital improvements.
Mack Avenue Community Development, (Detroit, MI)
Support for renovations to the MACC resource building.
Madonna University, (Flint, MI)
Support for the Deaf Family Literacy Program
Mariners Inn, (Detroit, MI)
Support for the Strengthening Families Program.
North Star Reach, (Ann Arbor, MI)
Support for the construction of camp for medically compromised children.
Starfish Family Services, (Inkster, MI)
Support for the installation of generators at five Starfish locations.
Starr Commonwealth, (Harper Woods, MI)
Support for renovations at Autism Center.
University of Michigan Law, (Ann Arbor, MI)
Support for programs for the Detroit Center for Family Advocacy as it gains independence from the university.
Urban Neighborhood Initiatives, Inc., (Detroit, MI)
Support for the renovation of the youth area in the Community Center.

Preservation of Open Space

Land Conservancy of West Michigan, (Grand Rapids, MI)
Support for the addition to the Barrier Dunes Sanctuary.
Little Traverse Conservancy, (Harbor Springs, MI)
Support for the purchase of the Meeks property on Lake Michigan.