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University Commons Organization

Detroit
$25,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2010

This Northwest Detroit community organization engages neighborhood associations, Livernois Avenue businesses, and two academic institutions – Marygrove College and the University of Detroit-Mercy – in projects designed to improve the surrounding residential and business environments. This community-building grant provides funding for façade updates along Livernois Avenue, a vital commercial strip, and beautification of the Livernois median.