Workforce Development and Equity (W.E.) 

Unfortunately, the W.E. Grant Program is now accepting applications by invitation only. Please call for more information.


The Workforce Development and Equity Grant Program (W.E.) believes local groups and leaders are essential if communities are to create safe environments where children and youth grow up successfully. The program awards grants to local groups to support innovative, youth-focused, grassroots projects to impact community change in DETROIT!  Grants from $500 to $7,500 are available for two types of projects. 


  • 1)  Projects that contribute to positive outcomes toward Workforce Development for young people between the ages of 13 and 24 years old. 

  • 2) Projects that promote Equity. This would include activities that ensure that all young people have access to opportunities, experience, and the ability to contribute, regardless of identity, income, or neighborhood.

You can download an application or complete an application online. Please call if you need assistance. 

For Technical Assistance Call 313-782-4042

Generously funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation

2727 Second Avenue, Suite 144 | Detroit, MI  48201 | | 313-782-4042 | Fax: 313-782-4044

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