For over 40 years this is an organization dedicated to intelligent and practical solutions to the problems of hunger, economic disparity, inadequate education, and racial divisiveness.

Capuchin Soup Kitchen
Founded in 1929 by Capuchin friars Solanus Casey and Herman Buss, the Capuchin Soup Kitchen serves the people of metro Detroit.

The United Way of
Southeastern Michigan

The mission of United Way for Southeastern Michigan is to mobilize the caring power of Detroit and Southeastern Michigan to improve communities and individual lives in measurable and lasting ways.

Join DETROPIA's own Crystal Starr in her ongoing Sunday salon at Café 1515 that celebrates the most creative voices in the D.

The Detroit Opera House
Without local support this awe inspiring cultural institution, which has done so much to revitalize a swath of midtown, cannot survive. Help DETROPIA's own opera impresario David Dichiera keep the fine arts in Detroit!

Congress of Communities
This organization works with many different groups in the community to connect people to resources, facilitate new initiatives, build neighborhood capacity and resiliency, and generally help those in the community to become advocates for the change they hope to see.

Raiz means "roots" in Spanish, and this group recently started weekly hip-hop freestyle sessions in Clark Park as a tool to create social awareness in the community through dialogue, artistic creation, and collective action.

Neighbors Building Brightmoor
Through art and gardening, this organization brings the youth and community together to improve the appearance of the neighborhood and develop skills to continue doing positive work.