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Annual Report 2020

by: The Skillman Foundation | Oct. 12th, 2021 » How Are The Children? « The Skillman Foundation was founded with the mission to help children thrive and excel into adulthood. Supporting this mission means we constantly seek to understand the factors that stand in the way of young people’s happiness and prosperity. When the pandemic […]

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60th Anniversary Report

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by: The Skillman Foundation | Dec. 9th, 2020 Rose Skillman was a generous philanthropist whose personal mission was to protect and nurture children. After decades of generous personal giving, Rose Skillman incorporated The Skillman Foundation in December of 1960. Over our 60-year history, The Skillman Foundation has invested nearly $670 million to bolster children and their communities.  View significant initiatives, impacts, and milestones across our history in our 60th anniversary report.

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Who Will Lead Detroit

who will lead detroit - Skillman Foundation Annual Report 2017

by: | Dec. 14th, 2018 Our 2017 Annual Report features stories and artwork by inspiring Detroit youth as well as adult contributors who came up through the city’s public schools. The publication also highlights community members who live day in and day out for Detroit kids and provides information about the Foundation’s grantmaking and changemaking […]

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The Rose, Winter 2016

by: Natalie Fotias | Dec. 1st, 2016 This debut issue of The Rose features stories on the legislative wins garnered by the Coalition for the Future of Detroit Schoolchildren, the My Brother’s Keeper Detroit Innovation Challenge, a story authored by a Detroit youth on his experience of finding a mentor after growing up with little guidance, […]

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