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General Purposes

Michigan Nonprofit Association

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Strengthening Civic Space
  • Grant Amount $330,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2011–December 31, 2012
  • Location Lansing, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Michigan

About this grant

This general purpose grant to the Michigan Nonprofit Association will allow it to continue its mission to strengthen the nonprofit sector in Michigan and its work in the areas of public policy, civic engagement and education, and capacity building. In the past year, the grantee has offered events and trainings attended by thousands of individuals, increased capacity building support to Michigan nonprofits, and compiled research and information on the status and needs of the nonprofit sector in the state. During the grant period, the grantee will continue research, advocacy, and education on public policy issues; work with its partners to promote local- and state-level civic engagement strategies for volunteer centers, nonprofits, and K-12 and higher education institutions; and deliver statewide capacity building programs, as well as work with identified organizations on strategic local and regional capacity building.