Community Development

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



Event
Apr.23
04/23/2020 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Webinar

Toyota believes an auto company can also be a vehicle for change. Hear about Toyota’s social innovation strategy that blends its mission and company needs with team members’ passion and the needs of the community.

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Event type: Webinar
Audience: Corporate Giving
Funding Area: Community Development



News
Published: 01/27/2015
Detroit area foundation leaders received thanks and promises of continued support for the city from the U.S. Economic Administration as its top leader spoke at a recent InFocus meeting held in the Motor City.
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News type: Newswire
Audience: All Members
Topic: Partnerships
Funding Area: Community Development



News
Published: 01/26/2015
Detroit’s new president/CEO of the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation shares his ideas for stimulating the city’s economic renaissance with grantmakers at the recent InFocus event.
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News type: Newswire
Audience: All Members



News
Published: 11/04/2014
The Barry Community Foundation was recently honored with the 2014 Secretaries’ Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
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News type: Member Highlights
Funding Area: Community Development



News
Published: 10/21/2014
Foundation and state leaders serving several “picture postcard” communities shared their challenges of the real story behind the scenes during at the 42nd CMF Annual Conference.
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News type: Newswire



News
Published: 10/20/2014
Michigan foundations are once again putting their support behind the tremendously successful New Economy Initiative to help the Detroit region’s businesses and entrepreneurs.
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News type: Newswire
Audience: All Members
Topic: Collaboration
Funding Area: Community Development



News
Published: 05/23/2014
Getting a glimpse of the behind-the-scene workings of Detroit entrepreneurial incubator “Ponyride” elicited praise from foundation leaders.
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News type: Newswire
Topic: Collaboration
Funding Area: Community Development



News
Published: 03/15/2014
Greenways and blueways offer new economic opportunities for many Michigan cities and towns according to experts speaking to a recent Green & Blue Network meeting.
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News type: Event Highlight



News
Published: 02/19/2014
Providing grants to support the development of innovative technology designed to solve Detroit’s blight problem, the Skillman Foundation is leading the way to protect children and families in the Motor City
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News type: Newswire



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