Monthly Archives: May 2015

May 26, 2015 Heat and Warmth Fund gets $1 million to help people pay water bills

Crain’s Detroit Business A New York investment banking company has donated $1 million to a fund designed to help low-income Detroit residents pay their water bills and avoid shutoffs that drew United Nations attention to the city last fall. The Heat and Warmth Fund announced Sunday that Manhattan-based Miller Buckfire & Co. made the largest…

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May 26, 2015 THAW Receives $1 Million Gift From Miller Buckfire & Co

THAW RECEIVES $1 MILLION GIFT FROM MILLER BUCKFIRE & CO. TO PROVIDE WATER ASSISTANCE TO DETROIT RESIDENTS  Largest non-utility private donation in non-profit’s 30-year history DETROIT – The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW) announced today that it has received the single largest non-utility, private gift in the organization’s history. THAW accepted a $1 million donation from…

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May 26, 2015 THAW Receives $1 million Donation

Detroit (WDIV) The Heat and Warmth Fund, or THAW, announced Sunday that it has received the single largest non-utility, private gift in the organization’s history. A $1 million donation was made by Miller Buckfire & Co., a New York-based investment banking firm. The money will go to providing water assistance to Detroit residents in need….

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May 26, 2015 $1M Gift to Help Detroit Families Facing Water Shutoffs

Detroit (Detroit Free Press) The New York-based investment firm that helped guide Detroit through bankruptcy has donated $1 million to The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW) to help residents facing water shutoffs, the Free Press has learned. The gift from Miller Buckfire is the largest private nonutility donation in the charity’s history — it means…

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May 4, 2015 THAW CEO Recognized at 16th Annual Celebrating Women Event

Vista Maria, an organization that delivers care, support, treatment and education programs to young women ages 10 to 24, will be honoring difference makers at its 16th annual Celebrating Women Event on May 7.

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