Minerva Education And Development Foundation

Where Philanthropy Drives Community Service

2019 Grant Application Deadline Extended

Deadline Extended To NOVEMBER 30, 2019.

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Who We Are

The Minerva Education and Development Foundation (MEDF) is a 501(c)(3) Michigan non-profit corporation established in 1992 by the dynamic women of the Detroit Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. MEDF was created in order to focus and drive charitable giving to support philanthropic initiatives in the areas of educational and economic development.

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MEDF Provides Grants To 501(C)(3) And Other Nonprofit Organizations Seeking Funding For Charitable Purposes. Nonprofit Organizations Are Encouraged To Submit Grant Applications For The Winter/Spring Cycle By July 1st.

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MEDF funds a number of scholarships for trade and college students matriculating at trade schools, colleges and universities. Applications must be typed. All applications and supporting documentation must be sent together in one envelope and postmarked by June 30, 2019.

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Contribute to MEDF

There are many ways for individuals, groups, or corporations to contribute donations of any size.

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