Macomb County's Conduit ForCollaborative Community Solutions

About Us

Who We Are

Advancing Macomb provides the leadership and resources needed to solve community challenges in Macomb County, Michigan. By mobilizing our collective assets, we act as a conduit between opportunity and need. We strive to enrich the lives for residents and create a thriving environment in which to live, learn, work, recreate, and innovate.

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Ways to Help

How to Get Involved

Our goal is simple: to ignite collaboration among people and organizations who care about Macomb County. No matter your income, skills, abilities, or background – public, private, nonprofit – individual or as a group, you can get involved in finding lasting solutions to community challenges.


Make a difference today by donating to the Advancing Macomb Community Investment Fund or if you have a specific cause that you are passionate about – contact us! We can work with you to find ways to amplify your impact!


Help make a difference in Macomb County. Whether short term or long term, routine tasks to skilled labor, organizations are seeking your help.


Advancing Macomb recognizes the critical work of nonprofit organizations in improving quality of life in our communities. We work to be a champion for the nonprofit sector, build collaboration and connect resources that help organizations achieve their mission.


Our county and municipal partners collaborate on connecting resources, and help Advancing Macomb identify priority areas. We also provide services related to fundraising, volunteerism, and data collection to those same partners.


The private sector plays a vital role in supporting community development, build nonprofit capacity and amplify impact. From board service and skills-based volunteerism to sponsorships and corporate giving, you can boost your own skills while strengthening mission driven work.

Our Impact

What We Do

Advancing Macomb is Macomb County’s conduit for collaborative community solutions. We are a 501c3 organization that provides the philanthropic model and leadership needed to:

  1. Cement partnerships between the nonprofit, public and private sectors 
  2. Identify and attract resources to fund major projects and programs
  3. Bring increased visibility to Macomb County 
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News & Events

What's Happening?

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Advancing Macomb Inaugural Community Engagement Summit Inspires Leaders to Strengthen Macomb County Communities

Civic, nonprofit and business leaders throughout Macomb County gathered for the inaugural Advancing Macomb Community Engagement Summit on April 28 at Macomb Community College. The event's goal was to inspire investment in emotionally engaging citizen-led projects that enhance the quality of life and economic vitality in the county and region.

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City Commission votes to continue with Advancing Macomb

C & G News - The Mount Clemens City Commission has voted to maintain its recreation partnership with Advancing Macomb. City commissioners voted unanimously on the matter at the April 17 meeting Funds in the amount of $19,000 and the use of the city’s recreational facilities were the terms of the deal. The funds came on top of a prior allocation of $5,600 in Community Development Block Grant funds. This will be the second year of Mount Clemens taking part in the “Breaking Barriers to Play” program, an initiative by Advancing Macomb to help lower the cost of community and family-centered recreation.

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