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Donations to the International Institute to fund our programs and maintain our mission are always welcome and greatly appreciated.

The International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, as classified by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service under the Internal Revenue Code. We are also classified as a public charity under the Code. Contributions are deductible under Section 170 of the Code and we are qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under Sections 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code. Please consult your personal tax advisor to determine tax deductibility eligibility for your own particular circumstances and tax return.

Checks may be mailed to:

Mr. Wojciech Zolnowski, Executive Director
International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit, Inc.

The International Institute also welcomes Inkind donations of:

  • Office supplies
  • Cultural artifacts
  • Computers (pentium III or  larger)
  • Printers
  • Microsoft Office software newest versions
  • U.S. flags (3 x 5') to fly on our outside flagpole
  • Large bulletin board with locking glass cover for our jobs program
  • Artifact display cases with glass windows, such as curio cabinet, china display cabinet, etc.   

Donations of office equipment and furniture, furnishings, cultural artifacts, etc. are appreciated and will be considered for acceptance depending on current needs and available space. Please contact Wojciech Zolnowski at (313) 871-8600 x241; Fax: (313) 871-1651 or         



The International Institute is in great need of talented and skilled volunteers who can help us.

If you are interested in volunteering or if you have questions, please contact Executive Director Wojciech Zolnowski at:

(313) 871-8600 x 241 or email

Volunteer Application Form

Types of talent particularly needed include:

  • clerical
  • fundraising
  • maintenance
  • accounting
  • secretarial
  • counseling
  • teaching citizenship classes
  • phone callers
  • grant application writers
  • licensed social workers
  • computer skills teachers
  • marketing
  • information technology
  • security guards
  • computer social networking