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Nonprofit, political leaders share strategies to raise funding and access federal relief

Nonprofit, political leaders share strategies to raise funding and access federal relief

In an article published on MiBiz, author Hannah Brock writes about MNA's Legislative Day and priorities.

Michigan nonprofits’ ongoing financial needs prompted this year’s Legislative Day event hosted by the Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) that featured Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II and several state senators and representatives.

The event covered several reasons why many nonprofits were unable to secure COVID relief funding, such as lacking a presence in relief marketing, a lack of direction in how to apply, and often little guidance on whether a nonprofit organization qualified for funding, officials said.

Read the full article here.