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Donors & Foundations

The Office of Academic Multicultural Initiatives has been fortunate to secure funds from corporations, foundations and individual donors to pursue various programs and activities within our mission. We deeply appreciate the generous support that we have received. Among our contributors are:

The Ford Foundation
To continue our ongoing research on students and the impact of campus diversity.

The Riversville Foundation
For scholarship and mentoring support.

Richard Rogel and Family
For future programs advancing mentoring.

King-Chavez-Parks Initiative, State of Michigan

For providing generous grants and support for programs designed to improve the college readiness of middle and high school students (GEAR-UP), improve student retention and persistence while in college (Leaders and Best); activities to facilitate community college students' transfer to the University of Michigan (M-POD).

Eugene and Sarah Rontal and Family
Support for establishing mentoring activities for disadvantaged students in middle schools.