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Events & Workshops
Mon March 1
Join lead researchers from the Johnson Center and Plante Moran for a deep dive into the technical aspects of their new research and engage in a conversation about both the observed investment returns and the calculated payout rates for private and community foundations alike.
Thu March 4
Gather with other grantseekers and nonprofit professionals in this two-part workshop curated to give you the opportunity to develop your grantwriting skills.
Tue March 9
This 90-minute workshop is designed to ground the philanthropic sector in the basics of the Form 990 — including the practical and the purposeful ways to leverage information from a 990 with a nonprofit, financial, or foundation lens.
In the Media
Thu February 25
Debate amid pandemic: Should foundations have to give more?
Fri February 19
Center urges attention to trends
Source: Grand Rapids Business Journal
Sun February 14
Nonprofits less likely to draw from second round of federal PPP loans
Sat February 13
Survey aims to collect racial demographics on leadership, staff of Detroit nonprofits
Source: Crain's Detroit Business