- Program Education
- Program Area Building Organized Communities
- Grant Amount $80,000
- Grant Period January 1, 2012–December 31, 2013
- Location Kalamazoo, MI, United States
- Geographic Focus Michigan
About this grant
The Michigan Organizing Project was founded in Muskegon in 1991 as an institution-based community organizing group. The organization later expanded to Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo and subsequently developed chapters in small- and medium-sized cities in west and southwest Michigan. This grant will provide partial support for the capacity building and leadership transition activities as the organization prepares for staff transition.