We are deeply grateful for everyone who supports 826michigan’s work, and we’re proud to recognize the following foundations, family funds, and corporations.

Thank you to all who provide support to 826michigan’s programs and operations. Quite simply, we couldn’t do it without you! 826michigan’s programs and service to school-aged students in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and Detroit are made possible by the generous leadership support from the following corporate, government, and foundation partners:

826 National Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation Dresner Foundation DTE Energy Foundation EMA Foundation James A. and Faith Knight Foundation John S. and James L. Knight Foundation – Knight Arts Challenge The Kresge Foundation Mary K. Robertson Family Fund Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs Robbins Family Fund Robert & Toni Bader Charitable Foundation Tides Foundation University of Michigan Athletics Department – Big House 5K Zell Family Foundation

And with the meaningful and generous support from the following funding partners:

Alliance for Young Artists and Writers Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation Youth Council Grant Program Anonymous The Arts Alliance Bill and Molly Dobson Fund Books by Chance Born and Raised Detroit The Cabrio Group Cole Haan Detroit Creativity Project Dollar General Literacy Foundation Eastern Market Corporation – Citizens Bank Growing Communities Microgrant Program Edward F. Redies Foundation Gannett Foundation Detroit Helen L. Kay Charitable Foundation Revolver Fund Junior League of Detroit, Inc. Kiwanis Club of Ann Arbor Foundation Macy’s Martin Family Foundation Mosaic Foundation of Rita & Peter Heydon Pitney Bowes Foundation Rotary Club of Ann Arbor Schiff Hardin Team Detroit Thomson Shore Toyota Technical Center U-M Credit Union U-M Office of Greek Life University of Michigan Athletics VESTA Yelp Ypsilanti Community Fund Zingerman’s Community of Businesses

We strive for accuracy in our listings. Please email Development Director Nancy Sizer at if your information is incorrect. This list reflects gifts of $1,000 or more, from January 2015 to June 2016.


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