How We Operate


Ilitch Charities is a non-profit organization that invests in our community's future by supporting innovative, collaborative and measurable programs in the areas of community development, human services, education and recreation through               contributions from the Ilitch companies, their colleagues and the generosity of others.

To speak to a representative, please call (313) 471-6340

The mission of the Foundation is to enhance lives through the game of baseball with a focus on youth, education and recreation.

Together, the Ilitch companies are dedicated to creating extraordinary and memorable dining, entertainment and sporting experiences.


The Detroit Red Wings Foundation invests in the future of our community by providing funds and resources to worthy causes that contribute to the sport of hockey.



Christopher Ilitch

Michael Healy

Stan Berenbaum
Vice President

Joan Rivard
Vice President

Robert Carr

David Agius



Board of Directors

Richard Fenton 
Board Member

Kelle Ilitch
Board Member

Elaine Lewis
Board Member

Tim Padgett
Board Member



Joshua Sanborn
Manager, Ilitch Charities 

Jenna Christie
Coordinator, Ilitch Charities 

Sonya Nicks 
Accounting Manager, Ilitch Charities 

Kevin Brown
Director, Detroit Red Wings Foundation

Kelsey Rentner

Coordinator, Detroit Red Wings Foundation

Jordan Field
Director, Detroit Tigers Foundation

Chandler Gilbert
Coordinator, Detroit Tigers Foundation