Events Calendar

Nonprofit Legislative Day at the Capitol
Wednesday, March 6, 2019,  9:00 -  1:00
Contact Joan Gustafson —


Michigan Nonprofit Association is hosting Nonprofit Legislative Day at the Capitol on
Wednesday, March 6 in BensonLansing. This year’s program will discuss democracy issues such as the 2020 census, redistricting, and voting rights and how they impact our sector.  Hear from elected officials and public policy experts and learn how to effectively advocate on behalf of the people you serve.

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM  — Formal Program

  • Donna Murray-Brown, president and CEO of MNA
  • Isaiah Oliver, president and CEO of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint
  • State Representative Julie Calley, R - 87th District 
  • Nellie Tsai, community and civic engagement director of MNA
  • The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
  • Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson
  • Kyle Caldwell, president and CEO of the Council of Michigan Foundations
  • Leslie Barnes, counsel at the Alliance for Justice

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — Networking lunch with state departments and agencies.

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM — Legislative visits on your own.  Participants are asked to schedule their own appointments. 

The cost is $40 for MNA members (member discount code can be found here
and $65 for non-members. Register here.

Location House Office Building 124 N. Capitol Avenue Mackinac Room - 5th Floor Lansing, MI 48933