Grant Highlights

Racquet Up Detroit

Activation of a Neighborhood Portal to College and Career in Northwest Detroit 2022-2023 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Racquet Up Detroit…

Midnight Golf Program

MGP Summer Connect 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Midnight Golf Program a $25,000 grant to provide college success services for…

Math Corps

Math Corps Summer Camp 2022 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Math Corps $104,000 to employ college students at its annual…

Lighthouse MI

Emergency Food Distribution 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Lighthouse MI a $150,000 grant to sustain and expand its emergency food…

Jewish Family Service of Colorado

Lunchbox Express 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Jewish Family Service of Colorado a $20,000 grant to sustain its mobile food…

First Step

Basic Needs support for Adults, Children, and Animal Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded First…

Downtown Boxing Gym

Summer Zine Seminar 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Downtown Boxing Gym a $20,000 grant to strengthen students’ literacy skills through…

Detroit Zoological Society

Environmental Stewardship Intern Program 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Detroit Zoological Society a $25,000 grant to support an eight-week paid…

Detroit Food & Entrepreneurship Academy

Culinary Skills, Nutrition, & Holistic Wellness in DFA’s Afterschool Leadership Program 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Detroit Food & Entrepreneurship…

Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation

Grow Detroit’s Young Talent – Junior Police and Fire Cadet Program 2022 Overview The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation has awarded Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation’s…