Why We're Here

Our mission is to support the economic stability and mobility of residents in our home cities.

Unlocking Equity

Community-Informed Resources

Scale Success

The health and stability of our communities depend on equitable access to opportunity. The Gilbert Family Foundation is committed to building on-ramps to economic stability through philanthropic investments in breaking down systemic barriers and jumpstarting opportunities for wealth generation. We build short-term and long-term partnerships that unlock equity, create new community-informed resources, and scale the impact of successful programs.


Breaking the Cycle of Property Tax Debt

Join Our Team!

The Gilbert Family Foundation is looking for a talented and experienced individual to lead the Detroit work of the Opportunity & Equity pillar. This position will manage Detroit grants and partnership opportunities, and lead a team that will implement projects and programs, all in close coordination with the Rocket Community Fund team. If this sounds like you, please visit the Rocket Careers page below for the full position listing.



The Gilbert Family Foundation is committed to working alongside partners and residents to build community-informed resources. If you are interested in receiving updates about the Gilbert Family Foundation and the Requests for Proposal we release, complete the form below.

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