Expanding Arts & Culture

Investments in arts and culture are vital to building more resilient and connected communities. When people share a cultural experience, no matter how small, they form a bond. This is true no matter their race, creed or color.

We are proud to support programs and partnerships that share our goal to provide universal access to arts and culture experiences for Detroit residents and contribute to the economic growth of Detroit.

Bridging Art and Entrepreneurship

Arts and culture experiences not only help build more resilient and connected communities, they can also contribute to the economic growth of Detroit. The Gilbert Family Foundation’s Arts & Culture team invests in wide-ranging projects that strengthen the arts economy in Detroit and also connect art to the business community. One example of this approach […]
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Strengthening Arts and Culture Institutions

Detroit is a city rich with culture and it’s a vital part of our mission to promote this important legacy by supporting Detroit’s anchors arts and culture institutions. The Gilbert Family Foundation’s strategic institutional investments include support for the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO), Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA), Detroit Historical Society, Motown Museum and many […]
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