We’re getting a sector-wide perspective on the result of nearly $30 billion in disaster-related giving from the Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s (CDP) newest report Measuring the State of Disaster Philanthropy 2018. The 2018 edition reports on events from 2016.
Battle Creek teachers are utilizing the teacher housing incentives, supported by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation
We’re getting a first look at the impact a teacher housing incentive grant is having in Battle Creek.
We’re getting a look at the latest data from the Michigan College Access Network (MCAN), as the organization works in partnership with government, business and community leaders, and philanthropy to continue to grow postsecondary attainment in our state.
A new report released by the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) and Michigan’s Campaign to End Homelessness shows that our state is seeing a decrease in the total number of people who are homeless, for the third consecutive year.
The U.S. Census Bureau has released the findings of a new study: 2020 Census Barriers, Attitudes and Motivators Study (CBAMS) Survey, which provides insights from focus groups in an effort to shape strategies for increasing participation in the census.
CMF is pleased to welcome Kyle Caldwell, our new president and CEO. Caldwell officially began his tenure as president and CEO of CMF on November 1. He brings more than 25 years of government, nonprofit and philanthropic sector experience.
We’re getting a look at the latest numbers from corporate philanthropy in 2017. CECP and The Conference Board have released the Giving in Numbers 2018 Report, highlighting corporate giving, volunteer and employee engagement trends from nearly 300 of the world's largest companies.
The U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service recently issued proposed regulations and guidance for the new Opportunity Zone Funds (OF). The public is invited to comment on the proposed regulations before December 28, 2018.
Bosch Community Fund, a CMF corporate giving program member, provided a grant to support the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL), an initiative launched in 2015 by The Steelcase Foundation and The Education Trust-Midwest (ETM).
The State Bar of Michigan recently invited lawyers from around the state to participate in racial healing circles as part of the Michigan Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) initiative facilitated by CMF and supported by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF).
The Michigan Collaborative, managed by Community Capital Management (CCM), launched last year to encourage increased investment in targeted fixed income investments in specific geographical areas in Michigan through CCM’s publicly traded mutual fund, the CRA Fund.
The Fremont Area Community Foundation sponsored open access to The Foundation Review article, so their story and road map are available for other funders and partners.
The Great Lakes Commission (GLC) recently released its Green Infrastructure Policy Analysis: Addressing Barriers to Implementation, as part of the GLC’s Green Infrastructure Champions project, funded by the Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation.
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