Massive section of Western Wall and Roman theater uncovered after 1,700 years

Israel Antiquity Authority, a grantee, discovers a small Roman theater beneath Wilson’s Arch near the men’s section of the Western Wall.

The Times of Israel

Sir Angus Deaton Says Private Sector Vital to Reducing Global Poverty

Princeton economist and Nobel laureate gives keynote address at the 25th anniversary celebration of the William Davidson Institute, a grantee.

William Davidson Institute News

Past, present weigh on Detroit’s Amazon HQ2 bid

A chance meeting with Foundation President Darin McKeever became the news peg for Daniel Howes’ column on the state of the region.

The Detroit News

Philanthropy could play role in helping woo Amazon to Detroit

Local philanthropic organizations fund workforce and talent pipeline development, including through the New Economy Initiative, a grantee.

Crain's Detroit Business

Spirit of Detroit Plaza to stay open permanently

A planning grant helped Spirit of Detroit Plaza, a grantee, become a permanent downtown gathering space.

The Detroit News

WDI Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

William Davidson Institute, a grantee, heralded the man who made it all possible, William “Bill” Davidson, with two short videos.

William Davidson Institute

Entrepreneurship panel says to embrace failure

Philanthropy Roundtable, a grantee, hosted “Jumpstarting Entrepreneurship in your Community” in Detroit.

The Detroit News

This Torah study tool is everywhere — but you may have never heard of it

Sefaria, the online library of Jewish texts and a grantee, has become the “red-hot center of the source sheet universe.”

Jewish Telegraphic Agency

The Gift of Glass

The Henry Ford, a grantee, describes new offerings for visitors to the museum and to Greenfield Village: the Davidson-Gerson Modern Glass Gallery and the Davidson-Gerson Gallery of Glass.

The Henry Ford Effect

University of Miami’s TAMID chapter wins national award

Connecting Jewish college students with Israel is one of the many benefits of membership in TAMID, a grantee.

Jewish Journal

Detroit Homecoming events inspire former Detroiters to aid their hometown

Detroit Homecoming, a grantee, and its Jewish Expat Reception, welcomes back native Detroiters and enlists their involvement in helping the city.

Jewish News

Murals murals on the wall: Eastern Market shows them all

The muralists discuss the motivations for their artistic creations: increasing beauty and walkability in and around Eastern Market, a grantee, and area neighborhoods.

Detroit Free Press

Hillel at 90

The University of Michigan’s Hillel House, a grantee, has offered a social and intellectual home to Jewish college students since 1927.

Michigan Today

After His Own Business Stalled, Dan Carmody Took Over Detroit’s Eastern Market To Help Others

The president of Eastern Market, a grantee, discusses “economic democracy” and the increase in vendors, shoppers and new small businesses.

Forbes.com

Nature Innovation Index measures impact of scientific research

Weizmann Institute of Science, a grantee, is ranked sixth on Nature magazine’s new, first-of-its-kind international index based on patent data.

Nature