Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I make a donation?

Donations of any amount may be sent to: 

Ilitch Charities ATTN: Joshua Sanborn

2211 Woodward Avenue

Detroit, MI 48201

Checks made payable to "Ilitch Charities"

2. What is IC?

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.  

Our affiliates are the Detroit Tigers Foundation, the Detroit Red Wings Foundation and all the Ilitch-owned companies. We also support a number of internal programs for Ilitch companies' colleagues getting them more involved in the community.

3. How can I help?

You can always make a one-time contribution to Ilitch Charities to support the important work we do in the community. Please see question #1 for where to send a check payable to Ilitch Charities. Since we are a non-profit organization, all donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Please consult your tax adviser for further questions on tax implications. If you would like get involved with any of our events, or host an event and designate Ilitch Charities as the beneficiary, please call (313) 471-6561.

 4. Is IC looking for sponsors?


Yes! If you are interested in being a sponsor for an event, or have another idea concerning sponsorship, call (313) 471-6561. Exciting opportunities exist with our special events, which are often connected to the Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Tigers, Little Caesars and all the Ilitch-owned companies.