We’re data experts who believe government can and must do better for Michiganders.

We’re making that dream a reality by strengthening programs that address pressing social challenges. We work closely with our partners to build a future where public investments are based on evidence, ensuring all have a pathway to prosperity.

One Campus Martius in Detroit, MI


We recognize that the wellbeing of youth is intricately linked to the wellbeing of families and communities, so we engage in work that impacts all age ranges.

Our Team

At the Lab, we’re data experts, but we’re also parents and community members who dream of a brighter future for all of our children.

Connect With Us

We are always looking for new opportunities to increase measurable impact. Please contact us for more information or to connect with a member of our team.


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