About Our Grant

Impact100 Metro Detroit’s mission is to fuel transformation in Metro Detroit by uniting women to support local nonprofit heroes and award high impact grantsOur goal is to fund projects that reach underserved populations, unmet needs and have a measurable and sustainable impact on its beneficiaries.

Important Dates

Accent Pontiac      Brilliant Detroit       Developing KIDS       Freedom House       LifeBuilders

On May 26th we will award $200,000 in grants to two of the amazing nonprofits above as chosen by our members.  The others will share $52,000 in finalist awards.  Click on the names above to read their proposed projects – all of which will fuel transformation in our community.  Be sure to join us for The Big Give and see which projects our members voted for.

Focus Areas

Arts & Culture

Projects that foster greater exposure to or participation in the arts and culture, expand arts education, or use art as a medium for creative expression.

Education

Projects that expand or improve learning opportunities, primarily for children,  focused on literacy, tutoring, mentoring, GED,  or college prep.

 

Family & Individual Support

Projects that support the lives of individuals and families, focusing on housing, transportation, living wage, food insecurity, job skills training or other basic needs.

 

Health & Wellness

Projects that improve physical and/or mental health, foster healthy living habits or life skills programs that promote independent living.

 

Revitalization, Recreation & Environment

Projects that revitalize or create public spaces for the community, support environmental awareness and/or promote a positive and sustainable relationship between people and their environment; or promote the welfare of animals in our communities.

Eligibility Requirements
  • Defined as a tax-exempt public charity under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code
  • Located in Wayne, Oakland or Macomb county
  • Be in at least the third full fiscal year of operation; having at least two years of completed tax filings
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