Southwest Solutions’ Fund Development and Public Affairs department conveys who we are and what we do as an organization to the public, present and prospective funders, consumers of our services, supporters and volunteers, the media, government, community agencies, and others.
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Southwest Solutions offers many ways for individuals, organizations and corporations to support our mission to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and families, while making southwest Detroit a place where people choose to live because of its vitality and diversity.
Donations enable us to expand successful programs, better respond to community need, and withstand periodic funding cutbacks. Our volunteer program allows you to invest your talents and energies in helping to change lives and build community.
Southwest Solutions has six Funding Priorities:
Unrestricted funding allows us to put funding into programs and initiatives that need it the most.
The campaign for children seeks to break the cycle of generational poverty for families in southwest Detroit and beyond.
Community engagement helps neighborhood residents of all ages shape their own environment and opportunities.
Our veterans’ initiatives assist veterans in need with housing and support services so they can rebuild their lives and reintegrate into society.
The Wellness campus improves the health and wellbeing of families in southwest Detroit and helps revitalize the Michigan Avenue corridor.
Southwest Economics Solutions (SWES) provides opportunities for individuals and families to achieve greater economic success and self-sufficiency.