For Grant Seekers

Thank you for your interest in Consumers Energy’s charitable giving.

RobotLast year, Michigan nonprofits received $8 million in contributions from Consumers Energy, its employees, retirees, foundation, and CMS Energy, the parent company of Consumers Energy.

Our Volunteer Investment Program grants totaled $221,225 to 430 nonprofits for which our employees and retirees volunteer.

Our Matching Gifts Program also provided more than $110,200 across the state to match employee and retiree donations to:

  • 28 educational institutions
  • 15 community foundations
  • 65 food banks,food pantries and homeless shelters

Because we understand that our grants and corporate giving are important to strengthening lives and communities, we encourage you to familiarize yourself with our:

Grant Guidelines 
Focus Areas 
Application Process  
Application and Instructions 


Annual Report

Read about the highlights of our giving.    Someone cares 

Corporate Social Responsibility website 

Corporate Responsibility

Discover how we make a positive social and environmental impact.  Learn more about our committment

Grant Seekers  

Grant Guidelines

What you need to know to apply for a grant.    Grant guidelines and applications