“Some of these grant applications make you aware of needs that are unimaginable and some hit too close to home… it’s a beautiful thing to experience. Everyone obviously feels so blessed to be a part of this organization and share this experience with other women.”
“The energy that is generated from Impact100 is amazing.”
“What I enjoy most about the Impact100 concept is that the members directly participate in the process of nonprofit selection. I am so impressed at the professionalism, organization and warmth in this group of amazing women.”
From Award Recipients
“When women come together to help other women, magic happens,” Zaman International Founder and CEO Najah Bazzy, about her group and Impact100 Metro Detroit. Learn about Najah’s organization, the recipient of our 2019 grant, in this VIDEO from 2017.
“The women of Impact100 Metro Detroit demonstrated genuine enthusiasm for our mission. Each member has an affinity for giving back to the Metro Detroit community through their efforts to engage with and impact a multitude of organizations. We are so grateful for the support, and honored to be part of the Impact100 Metro Detroit family,”
The Empowerment Plan, founded by Veronika Scott and based in Detroit, hires homeless women to sew sleeping bag coats for the homeless. The Empowerment Plan is known not only for helping to warm the homeless, but for also helping those in need to become self-sustaining, thus breaking the poverty cycle. Read more about this award winner.