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!

Raw and Relevant: Real Change, Real Talk forum sparked honest emotions among Detroit leaders

There are a lot of ideas floating around about how to strengthen Detroit’s neighborhoods beyond downtown and Midtown. Now there’s a newly formed initiative committed to bringing all those ideas together and making them part of an integrated system that will move the neighborhood’s forward.

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Nonprofits back preserving limits on political endorsements

Written by Jane C. Simons

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Reaching Across the Aisle: Nonprofits need to engage, share data more than ever, panelists say

Written by  Jane Simons, Mi Biz, January 27, 2017

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Many Michigan nonprofits seek to hire in 2017, although high turnover remains an issue

Written by Jane C. Simons, MiBiz, 1/22/17

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Budget Cuts Might Hit Less Obvious Social Services

By Paul Clolery & Mark Hrywna, The Nonprofit Times

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Cities of Dexter and Chelsea Take Stand against Proposed Amendment to Tax Law

By Melinda Baird, melindathesuntimenews@gmail.com

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Philanthropy in 2017: Massive transfer of wealth brings new attitudes, behaviors

Written by:  Jane C. Simons, MiBiz 12/25/16

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Millions Approved For Targeting Lead In Flint Water

Written by Andy Segedin, The NonProfit Times, 12/15/16

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MSU, Michigan Nonprofit Association partner for executive MBA program

Written by Jane C. Simons, Mi Biz, 10/30/16

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MSU and MNA team up to offer scholarship for nonprofit professionals

By Ann Kammerer, Capital Gains Lansing, 11/2/2016

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