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“A mind is a terrible thing to waste, but a wonderful thing to invest in.”® Why not invest your time or money in better futures for young people in Michigan and around the country?

UNCF Detroit is here to help you send a student to college and turn his or her life around.

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2024 UNCF “A Mind Is…”® Gala – Michigan
Friday, May 3, 2024

Celebrating 80 Years
UNCF 80th Anniversary logo featuring Target and Coca Cola

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UNCF Detroit Fundraising Gala Set to Ignite Hope and Opportunity for Education

A group of five people posed together, one wearing a mascot costumeAs a major part of our yearlong 80th anniversary celebration, UNCF (United Negro College Fund) will host the UNCF Michigan “A Mind Is…”® Gala, Friday, May 3, 2024 at the Townsend Hotel.  A VIP Reception (by invitation only) begins at 6:30 pm and the Gala at 7:30 pm.  Several corporate partners, educators, religious leaders and community influencers are expected to attend. >>>Read More

The 35th Anniversary UNCF Detroit Walk for Education has raised over $600,000!

THANK YOU to Presenting Sponsors Ford Motor Company Fund and Delta Air Lines, Master’s Sponsors AAA-The Auto Club Group and Emagine, Bachelor’s Sponsors Comerica Bank and Henkel Corporation along with our other sponsors, nearly 500 walkers and 80+ volunteers! UNCF Michigan Matters! You can still invest in a Better Future, the Walk site will remain live for donations through September 30th. Donate now: www.uncf.org/detroitwalk

“A Mind Is…”® Annual Giving Society 

UNCF Detroit Staff

The support I received from UNCF has been invaluable through my college tenure. UNCF goes above and beyond to invest in individuals who are determined to succeed despite the odds. I am forever indebted to UNCF for their support on my path to excellence! 

D'Alluntae V.