Advocacy

Event
Apr.28
04/28/2021 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Webinar

Join this engaging Midwest program to learn more about the Midwest Climate & Energy Funders Group and how funders from across the region are collaborating to impact one of today’s most pressing issues – climate change. Hear from key leaders on what the group has learned so far and discuss with peers how you can join the movement, funding at the intersection of social and environmental justice.

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Event type: Webinar
Audience: All Members
Funding Area: EnvironmentAdvocacy



Event
Sep.16
09/16/2020 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Webinar

Economic development can be a challenge and in rural places there are unique factors that create both barriers and opportunities. Join this webinar to learn about the Rural Economic Development Cohort, a partnership program with the Council of Michigan Foundations and the Community Economic Development Association of Michigan. 

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Event type: Webinar



Resource
Released: 01/2015

Philanthropy plays an important role in addressing the needs and lifting up the challenges facing our country’s diverse population of newcomers. This flowchart addresses some common concerns and questions about investing in this dynamic and critically important funding space.

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Resource Type: Infographic
Audience: All Members
Funding Area: AdvocacySocial Justice



Resource
Released: 12/2015

Prioritizing gender can lead to a deepened understanding of many pressing and complex social issues, and opens up political opportunities to address them. A gender justice approach to civic engagement helps ensure that everyone can participate in community, state, and national policy discussions. Active and informed constituents can improve conditions for themselves and others by shaping policies, holding elected officials accountable, and demonstrating organized political power.

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Resource Type: Report
Audience: Women and Girls
Funding Area: Advocacy