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Join your philanthropy peers for the CMF 51st Annual Conference: Fostering Communities of Belonging, taking place November 6-8 in Detroit!
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Join us in honoring the service and leadership of individuals who power our sector and support our communities through our 2023 Philanthropy Awards!
Celebrating Our CMF Community!
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News & Insights
Several CMF Members Support New Greenways in Detroit
Bipartisan Legislation Addresses Student Debt Crisis and Supports Economic Development
Connecting Community Towards Equity
New Report Supported by CMF Members Reveals Stagnate Population Growth in Michigan
Michigan Impact Investing Hub Convenes for Shared Learning and Connection
Supporting Michiganders in Maintaining Medicaid Coverage
CMF Community Voices
A PARADIGM SHIFT FROM INDIVIDUAL GIVING TO COLLECTIVE GIVING IN THE ARAB AMERICAN COMMUNITY
Maha Freij, president and CEO of the Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services, the largest Arab American community nonprofit in the country, and CMF trustee, shares more on how CAAP is working to unlock giving potential and offers insights into the way the Arab American community gives.
Foundations in Lansing: Small & Micro Business-Focused Conversations with Policymakers
NCFP Series | Managing Family Dynamics in Governance
Learning and Evaluation Roundtable
Midwest Family Foundation Webinar Series | Balancing Key Talent, Competitiveness and Philosophy: How to Manage Executive Pay in Today’s Family Foundation Environment
Foundations in Lansing: Housing-Focused Conversations with Policymakers
Workforce Housing: Supporting Opportunities in Rural Michigan and Beyond
The Basics of the Grantmaking Process and Due Diligence
This resource is intended to fill a gap in available source material to provide a useful overview for grantmakers of all sizes and types. It outlines the general steps of the grantmaking process while highlighting areas where due diligence components can be incorporated.