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 partners with Macomb County to provide services for nonprofits

Macomb Daily May 20, 2024 - Macomb is the third largest county in the state but it lags behind others in southwest Michigan in terms of the number of its charitable nonprofits and philanthropic investments. A new partnership approved by the county’s 2024 budget aims to change that. Advancing Macomb announced it has partnered with Macomb County Planning and Economic Development (MCPED) to provide resource navigation and technical assistance for local nonprofit organizations in the coming year. Helping to make that happen is $50,000 approved by the county.

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Advancing Macomb Partners with Macomb County to Bolster Nonprofit Organizations

DBusiness Daily Update, May 14, 2024 - Advancing Macomb, a Mount Clemens-based 501(c)(3) that convenes resources to solve community challenges and enrich the lives of Macomb County residents, has partnered with Macomb County Planning and Economic Development (MCPED) to provide resource navigation and technical assistance for local nonprofit organizations in 2024. The partnership was approved as part of the county’s 2024 budget.

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