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Published: 04/13/2015
CMF’s Green & Blue Network recently held its meeting at MSU Tollgate Education Farm Center in Novi and grantmakers learned about sustainable agricultural programs and place-based environmental education.
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Published: 08/18/2014
The environmentally focused group of foundation leaders made its way to the southwest Michigan to learn more about the ongoing efforts to protect the historic dunes situated along the shores of Lake Michigan.
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Published: 08/18/2014
Land protection efforts involving Michigan’s critical dunes are only one part of a larger system of conservation action that is needed if Michigan is to succeed in saving these natural wonders, advises Helen Taylor, state director of The Nature Conservancy.
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Published: 08/01/2014
CMF and Michigan Community Foundations' Youth Project (MCFYP) grant awards to four community foundations at the Summer 2014 Youth Philanthropy & Service Camp.
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Published: 08/01/2014
Recap of the 2014 Youth Philanthropy & Service Camp
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Published: 07/03/2014
Neither a smattering of rain, nor a stuck-in-the-muck pontoon boat, nor even flaming, carbonized marshmallows could put a damper on the fun and good cheer of attendees at the recent 13th Biennial Family Foundations Retreat.
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William F.L. Moses, Kresge Foundation
Published: 05/23/2014
Hosted by The Kresge Foundation, the recent “Celebrating College Access in Michigan” event held in Lansing provided state legislators and foundation leaders a chance to hear about the initiative’s progress and success.
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Funding Area: Education



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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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Published: 03/16/2013
Finding new ways to discuss the issue of – and solutions for - climate change is key to moving the effort forward environmental experts shared at a recent CMF Green and Blue Network meeting.
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Published: 12/18/2012
New ideas for addressing Michigan’s environmental needs topped the agenda at a recent meeting of CMF’s Green and Blue Network members and directors of the state DEQ and Office of the Great Lakes.
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