"By the Numbers"
The 2016 annual report uses big, bold numbers to share the “why” behind the foundation’s giving decisions.
…Because only 50% of young people are still interested in science by the time they reach 8th grade.
…Because drug overdoses in Michigan have increased by 450% in the last two decades.
…Because 20% of African-American men in metro Grand Rapids are unemployed, compared to 3.3% of the general population.
Numbers help us understand the scope of inequity in our communities. And they compel action. The Steelcase Foundation delivered more than $4 million in grants in 2016 to innovative programs that are working hard to crunch these numbers down in size.
Report is delivered as a viewable/downloadable PDF file