In its constant quest to communicate effectively with the public, operate efficiently, and create and enhance educational opportunities for DPS students, the Foundation’s Board of Directors, with the assistance of the Foundation’s Development Committee, has adopted new mission and vision statements and articulated goals.

Create and enhance educational opportunities for Detroit Public Schools students.

Every DPS student will receive the support needed to achieve his/her highest academic potential.

  • Provide the resources to support the delivery of a holistic education to every DPS student.
  • Engage DPS alumni, the DPS community, and other stakeholders in assisting and inspiring DPS students.
  • Become the organization of choice to receive contributions in support of DPS.