Top Giving Foundations: MI

The following list of top giving foundations in MI is derived from The Grantsmanship Center's funding databases. All of the foundations listed have been prescreened to ensure that they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate an interest in receiving proposals. This also means that some foundations who give large amounts of money have been omitted because they do not meet these qualifications. A maximum of forty foundations is listed for each state.

More detailed information about these foundations, including their program areas, types of funding, application procedures, and more can be found on GrantDomain, The Grantsmanship Center's exclusive online database of funding information.

The top giving foundations in the state of MI

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
W. K. Kellogg Foundation $291,212,362
The Kresge Foundation $134,892,636
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation $107,416,161
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit $63,574,250
Community Foundation for Southeastern Michigan $52,786,923
Richard and Helen DeVos Foundation $52,596,202
Arcus Foundation $29,007,895
The Dow Chemical Company Foundation $24,302,139
The Skillman Foundation $23,393,128
Kalamazoo Community Foundation $19,641,606
Ford Motor Company Fund $18,726,141
Four County Community Foundation $18,726,141
The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation $17,154,191
Whirlpool Foundation $16,553,260
Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, Inc. $13,514,756
Wege Foundation $12,197,015
Douglas and Maria DeVos Foundation $11,933,682
The Grand Rapids Community Foundation $11,123,195
General Motors Foundation $10,684,475
Dick and Betsy DeVos Foundation $8,994,808
DTE Energy Foundation $8,321,519
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation $8,300,274
Kellogg Corporate Citizenship Fund $8,290,435
Battle Creek Community Foundation $7,798,309
The Fremont Area Community Foundation $7,466,261
Daniel and Pamella DeVos Foundation $7,057,912
Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation $6,946,930
Hudson-Webber Foundation $6,255,548
Herrick Foundation $6,136,650
McGregor Fund $6,008,070
Ruth Mott Foundation $6,007,358
Frey Foundation $5,456,435
Earhart Foundation $4,800,219
The Carls Foundation $4,555,385
Elsa U. Pardee Foundation $4,472,823
Steelcase Foundation $4,049,503
Comerica Charitable Foundation $4,048,182
Community Foundation of Greater Flint $4,008,045
Community Foundation for Muskegon County $3,748,613
Kellogg Company Twenty-Five Year Employees Fund $3,740,534