Households with income of less than $60,000 saw a 27% decrease in participation in extracurricular activities due to cost.
University of Michigan Report of parents in the 2015/2016 school year
Why Donate to Michigan Youth Education Fund?
Your donation directly helps Michigan students. The MiYEF is comprised of volunteers which reduces operating costs and increases our reach and grant capacity. This means your contribution will be distributed directly to students in need.
We are committed to transparency and believe that you should know exactly where your donation is going. That is why the MiYEF publishes yearly impact studies and posts its financial statements for honesty between our organization and community. We also have a silver seal of transparency from Guidestar.
Our team has diverse experience and backgrounds. The MiYEF is proud to have former educators, current school board members, and students who all provide unique input on our operations. We are a women-led organization committed to diversity and inclusion.