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The Viola M. Benson Fund


The Viola M. Benson fund will aid and assist senior citizens and single parents in the city of Detroit with various needs. 

Senior Citizens



  • Roofing

  • Plumbing

  • Electrical Services

  • Mold/Mildew Removal

  • Insect/Pest Extermination

  • Financial Relief ( utility bills) 

  • Funeral and Burial Services

Single Parent Families

  • Financial Support for child/day care

  • Grocery Assistance

  • Housing Assistance 

  • Major Car Repairs

  • Transportation Assistance



We will contact you within 30 days of you submitting your application informing you of our final decision, if funding is available.