45+ Years of Connecting Resources to those in need.
The Black United Fund of Michigan, Inc. (BUF of Michigan) has a rich 45+ year heritage of identifying and funding innovative programs that reach a diverse demographic throughout the state of Michigan. Since 1970, BUF has raised millions of dollars for thousands of non-profit organizations and programs that address issues related to Economic Empowerment, Education, Health, Culture, Community Development and Family Enrichment. Awarding grants totaling between $1,500 to $20,000, per agency, BUF of Michigan expects Accountability, Evaluation and Measurable Results from awardees.
Since 2010, BUF of Michigan has partnered with corporations and other non-profits to administer programming to address the impact of the 2008 recession on families and youth. Among the most successful BUF of Michigan programs are: Financial Literacy, Career Readiness, Entrepreneurship, BUF 45 Youth Mentorship and Project Aviation:
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