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!

What's Next: Fragile nonprofit safety net facing tests that threaten survival

Originally published on Crain's Detroit Business on August 9, 2020.

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U.S. Census Bureau cuts short door-to-door effort, could cost Michigan

Originally published in Michigan Advance on July 31, 2020.

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Fundraising, maintaining morale among challenges for new nonprofit leaders

Originally published in MiBiz on August 2, 2020.

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Co.act Detroit Awards $14 Million Pilot Round Funding

Originally published in Crain's Detroit Business on July 22, 2020.

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‘Holding our future lightly’: How Michigan nonprofits have adapted and arrived at a new normal

Originally published in ModelD on July 21, 2020.

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Hundreds of Michigan nonprofits land ‘critical’ PPP loans

Originally published in MiBiz on July 19, 2020.

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Calhoun County's early strategic start, help from nonprofits boosts response rates for 2020 Census

Originally published in Second Wave on July 8, 2020.

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Flood, pandemic don't hold Midland back from being a Michigan census leader

Originally published in Midland Daily News on June 23, 2020.

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Michigan 1st in nation to hit census milestone

Originally published in Michigan Advance on June 19, 2020.

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Macomb County a national leader in census response rate

Originally published in C&G Newspapers on June 19, 2020.

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2020 Census reports Mount Pleasant and Michigan with an over 50% response rate

Originally published in The Morning Sun on June 13, 2020.

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Pressure to consolidate, threat of closure on horizon for nonprofits

Originally published in Crain's Detroit on June 7, 2020.

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Holland census response rate up nearly 3% in May

Originally published in Monroe News on June 6, 2020.

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Wave of Nonprofit Closures Likely on the Way Soon, Nonprofit Leaders Forecast

Originally published in The Chronicle of Philanthropy on June 4, 2020.

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Population decline predicted for Detroit because 2020 census field operations put on hold

Originally aired in WDIV on May 26, 2020.

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Fill out the Census. Our future depends on it. | Opinion

Originally published in The Detroit Free Press on May 15, 2020.

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‘What happens to these animals?’ Animal nonprofit donations come to halt during pandemic

Originally published in The Times Herald on May 5, 2020.

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Census 2020 on WWJ Newsradio 950 AM

Originially aired on WWJ Newsradio 950 AM on April 25, 2020.

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US Census Bureau

Originally aired on WGVU on April 23, 2020.

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Monroe County responding well to Census count

Originally published in The Monroe News on April 20, 2020.

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