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The DeVlieg Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-05-12

At A Glance

The DeVlieg Foundation

(formerly The Charles DeVlieg Foundation)

500 Woodward Ave., Ste. 2500

Detroit, MI United States 48226-5499

Telephone: (313) 961-0200

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $5,483,058

Total giving: $284,400




Incorporated in 1961 in MI

Purpose and Activities

Support largely for higher education, including education in engineering and technology, the environment, and wildlife; funding also for other animal and wildlife organizations, the arts and youth services.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships only to employees of the DeVlieg Machine Company.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Domesticated animals
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Higher education
  • Natural resources
  • Science
  • University education
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $5,483,058 (market value)

Expenditures: $480,976

Total giving: $284,400

Qualifying distributions: $346,348