Upcoming Events

Save The Date – 2021 Events






Art Extravaganza Hybrid Auction

TOWF Plaza
21819 W. Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI
4 – 6 p.m.

This year’s event will again be held virtually, however, we will have a limited number of VIP tickets available for in-person attendance. VIP tickets are $30 and include light food, beverages. Ticket holders will entered into a raffle for a chance to win original fine artwork. The auction will also be livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube (search Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc.) starting at 4 p.m.

Online bidding will begin on September 19 at 12 noon and closes on September 26 at 6 p.m. Two preview days have been set aside, so you may view the artwork in person. You must sign up for one 20-minute time slot, by clicking below: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a44a5a82babfd0-2021

VIP auction registration is available on Eventbrite: https://2021towfvipartauction.eventbrite.com/.


10th Annual Honoring Local Heroes

Detroit, MI
7 – 10 p.m.

The signature event of the Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc. recognizes those in the community who have positively impacted the community in the areas of scholarship, community enrichment and cultural arts. Registration and Nomination details will be forthcoming on www.torchofwisdomfoundationinc.com.


Common Grant Application Deadline

Common Grant Awards: In 2021, The Torch of Wisdom Foundation will award community non-profit organizations that align with our Mission, Vision and Purpose with a community grant award.

The Torch of Wisdom Foundation supports scholarship, cultural arts, and community enrichment programs, throughout Southeast Michigan to deserving non-profit organizations. Applications are due annually by May 15th and November 15th of each year. Applicants will be judged on the quality of their responses in the following areas:

  • Executive Summary
  • Purpose of Grant Utilization
  • Additional organizational information according to TOWF’s foundation guidelines

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