Michigan Nonprofit Association Blog

MNA’s Blog is designed to give you, the nonprofit community, an informal look into the issues currently facing Michigan’s nonprofit sector and an opportunity to share tools, resources and best practices. It’s also a way for us to get to know each other a little bit better through candid discussions of the topics, challenges and opportunities that our sector deals with on a regular basis. Check back daily and participate in the discussions by posting a comment or emailing our bloggers. We love hearing from you!

Census “Mayoral Complete Count” effort kicks off with $1,800 per person per year at stake

Originally published on East Village Magazine on January 26, 2020.

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Community Foundation of Greater Flint awards $300,000 in grants to local nonprofits

Originally published on NBC 25 News on January 16, 2020.

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Reimagining Nonprofit Leadership in Southeast Michigan: Black Women Lead (Part 1)

Originally published on Co.act Detroit on January 17, 2020.

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Northern Michigan Orgs Awarded $110K In Census Grants

Originally published on The Ticker on January 11, 2020.

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Grant money will support census outreach

Originally published on the Traverse City Record Eagle on January 10, 2020.

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Despite Michigan's growing population, it will still lose a seat in Congress

Originally published on Fox 2 on January 7, 2020.

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Donna Murray-Brown Named to Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees

Lansing, Mich., Dec. 19, 2019 — Donna Murray-Brown, president and CEO of Michigan Nonprofit Association, was named to the Northern Michigan University (NMU) Board of Trustees.

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Counting homeless Michiganders key to federal funds

Originally published in the Traverse City Record Eagle on December 16, 2019.

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CFNEM awards first round of Census 2020 grants; still accepting applications

Originally published in the The Alpena News on November 4, 2019.

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Census 2020: Safe And Confidential

Originally published in the Comcast News Makers on October 29, 2019.

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Counting homeless Michiganders key to federal funds

Originally published in the Capital News Service on October 25, 2019.

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Berrien County group says big money at risk, counting on census help

Originally published in the South Bend Tribune on October 18, 2019.

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Inaccurate 2020 Census Count Could Cost Oklahoma Millions Of Dollars

Originally published in KGOU on October 16, 2019.

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Months Before 2020 Census Gets Underway, State Nonprofits Boost Campaigns

Originally published in Associations Now on October 9, 2019.

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Census 2020 Michigan Nonprofits Count Campaign Launches ‘Everyone Counts. Everyone Wins!’ Media Campaign

LANSING, Mich., Sept. 30, 2019  As promotional and outreach activities are ramping up across the nation ahead of the 2020 decennial census, the Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) is leading the statewide 2020 Nonprofits Count Campaign eight-week media campaign – “Everyone Counts. Everyone Wins!” – beginning September 30, 2019, and running through November 22, 2019.

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Michigan Nonprofit Association launches statewide census campaign targeting undercounted populations

Originally published in Crain's Detroit Business on October 1, 2019.

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Oshagan Awarded $1.2 Million Grant to Boost Michigan’s Ethnic Minority Participation in 2020 Census

Originally published in The Armenian Weekly on September 25, 2019.

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Township Talk: The Importance of the 2020 Census

Originally published in Township Talk on September 10, 2019.

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NPT Power & Influence Top 50 (2019)

Originally published in The Nonprofit Times on August 12, 2019.

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Medios de minoría se reúnen para programar campaña del Censo 2020

Originally published in El Vocero Hispano on August 9, 2019.

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