Announcing the 2022 KIP:D+ Grantee Cohort!

$1.3 million in grants to support 28 transformative projects across Detroit, Highland Park and Hamtramck neighborhoods Kresge Innovative Projects: Detroit Plus funds the visions of community organizations and residents DETROIT, MI, June 23, 2022 — Twenty-eight...

2021: A Year of Partnerships in Action

Over the past two and a half years of Co.act Detroit, our team has come to understand quite intimately the mantra, attributed to Mariame Kaba, that “nothing that we do that is worthwhile is done alone.”  And though we were launched with the understanding that...

Grantee Spotlights: 2021 Detroit Community Development Mini-Grant Fund

In June 2021, Co.act Detroit and Community Development Advocates for Detroit (CDAD) awarded nearly $300,000 in funding to 53 organizations for costs related to pandemic-related critical response services.  McGregor Fund and the Hudson-Webber Foundation supported the...

Reflecting on the Black Healing Justice Program

Reflecting on the Black Healing Justice Project by Charnae Sanders, Co.act Detroit program coordinator Have you ever signed up for an opportunity that opened your eyes and touched your heart to a greater depth than you imagined? I was able to experience a moment like...

Reflecting on Two Years of Co.act Detroit

Just over two years ago, Co.act Detroit officially opened our doors and invited southeast Michigan’s nonprofit community to embark with us on a journey of learning, trust-building and collaborative action. No one could have predicted the twists, challenges and...