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Co.act Detroit Blog

Check out our regular postings on transformational partnerships, initiatives and organizations getting our attention in the Detroit region and beyond. Regular blogs may be from Co.act staff or guest contributors.  

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...


Compelling conversations about the challenges and opportunities impacting the nonprofit sector in Detroit and SE Michigan.

Latest Episode

May 31, 2022

NC #8 - Collaborate Differently

Co.act Detroit was founded on the idea that collaboration is key to creating a resilient nonprofit community in Southeast Michigan. Today, we talk with three people from disparate ends of the sector about partnering with each other and thinking differently about collaboration within their work. GUESTS: Tim Jones-Yelvington, Senior Consultant with Foresight Design Kimberly Faison, Director of Community and Economic Development at Detroit Future City Sonia Plata, Foundation Director with Flagstar Bank

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