Leveraging Leadership

Strengthening Communities

Our Mission is to strengthen Macomb County by connecting community challenges with high-impact solutions.


Our Values


We strive to become a pillar of integrity, reliability and fairness both through internal operations and external support.


We believe that disparities in our communities can be resolved by prioritizing support to organizations that face barriers to success, empower diverse community leaders and create an inclusive environment.


We reflect our collective assets of business and leadership skills to the advancement of our communities.


We actively work to break down silos and find innovative solutions to leverage organizational strengths and overcome weaknesses.

Macomb County

With more than 870,000 residents, Macomb County is the third most populous county in Michigan. The county has a strong connection to the outdoors being home to more than 130 parks covering 12,000 acres. The four major public parks -- Freedom Hill County Park, Macomb Orchard Trail, Lake St. Clair Metropark and Stony Creek Metropark each celebrate unique natural assets of our local communities.

Heralded for its natural resources, Macomb County is home to proud residents known for their strong work ethic, a business-friendly environment, excellent schools from Pre-K through Community College, a talented workforce and affordable housing. The strong industrial base (engineering, research and development, and advanced manufacturing), community variety and growing cultural diversity have been and continue to attract residents and businesses.

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Help the cause!

You may be wondering just how you can help Macomb County create an enriching environment to live, learn, work, recreate and innovate. If we work together we can truly become the unified voice of Macomb County. Whether you reside or work in Macomb, we can partner to invest in communities and organizations in Macomb County.

If you are interested in information regarding becoming a corporate partner with Advancing Macomb, please contact Diane Banks and see our Investment Level guide for more information and additional benefits.

Latest News

Corporate Partner/Sponsor Spotlight: Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

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Since its beginnings as the East side's first hospital in 1899, Henry Ford Macomb Hospital has been a leader in advancing medicine and partnering with the Macomb County community to improve the health of those we serve. 

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Grants Database Now Available in Macomb County

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Advancing Macomb and the Clinton-Macomb Public Library have teamed up to provide access to the Foundation Directory Online (FDO) in Macomb County. FDO by Candid, is the most extensive, up-to-date database of philanthropic giving available.

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Partnership with Michigan Community Service Commission Promotes Volunteerism

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Advancing Macomb was chosen to be one of 13 organizations in the state to partner with the Michigan Community Service Commission (MCSC) to launch the Michigan Community Resilience Program. The MCSC, which utilizes service as a strategy to address the state's most pressing issues and empowers volunteers to strengthen communities, awarded a total of $200,000 in grants among those nonprofits to aid in COVID-19 response and recovery.

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