Advocating for Transformative Change
CMF’s advocacy efforts focus on issues that may have long-term, systemic impact and where philanthropy’s voice can resonate. Our advocacy work is prioritized and guided by our five policy domains and our member-informed Building an Equitable Future Together policy framework.
- Economic Prosperity
- Civic Engagement
- Health of the Sector
Championing Policy Leadership
The CMF Government Relations Public Policy Committee (GRPPC) advances our community of philanthropy’s collective voice in public policy.
Forging Strategic Partnerships
Michigan’s nonpartisan Governor's Office of Foundation Liaison (OFL) identifies and brokers innovative funding partnerships and strategic collaborations between the executive branch of state government and philanthropy.
News & Insights
CMF Members Share Stories of MI Philanthropy on Capitol Hill
New Federal Spending Package Reflects Michigan Philanthropy Priorities
Advocating for MI Families & Our Nonprofit Partners: A Policy Update
State Announces First-Ever Future Educator Fellowships and Stipends
A Day in Lansing: Engaging with State Department Leads
Friday, Apr 28
10 am - 3 pm EDT