Michigan Community Action is a member service network dedicated to reducing poverty in Michigan by supporting Community Action Agencies in their quest to change the lives of low-income Michiganders. We invite you to learn more about Community Action, the causes we’re fighting for, and the progress we're making. 
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Statement from Michigan Community Action about the Social Justice Roots of Our Movement and Anti-Racism

Read this statement our NEWS page.  

Statement PDF

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Did you miss the MCA Virtual Conference?

Or do you have colleagues that couldn't attend?

...Don't worry!  We have great news for you!

Introducing the MCA Virtual Summer Conference "Rewind":

MCA’s Virtual Summer Conference live sessions are over, but the training, learning and inspiration of the 15 hours of expert presentations, resources, and practical guidance can still be yours.  

The MCA Virtual Summer Conference Rewind is the complete set of session recordings and presenter handouts and slide decks.  It’s all archived in MCA’s new Learning Management Center.  Access any of the sessions at your leisure, watch, and re-watch as needed.  The Rewind is available until July of 2022. 

You can purchase access to all of that content in the Rewind for $99.  Get access here


Stay Home. Stay Safe.

COVID-19 Resources for members of Michigan Community Action, partners and volunteers

Dear Colleagues, the staff at Michigan Community Action will continue to provide updates through our website.  We are monitoring this quickly evolving situation and will do our best to communicate with you regularly as conditions change.  We have gathered a number of resources, links and tools that agencies can use and we will continue to update it as new resources and information are developed.  We are confident that we will navigate this difficult and uncertain period together.

Please click here to access the page with these resources. 

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Current Job Opportunities in Community Action

 Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency is seeking a Controller

Bring your skills to this opportunity to provide financial leadership for a leading private non-profit social services agency in Northwest Michigan. As the Controller, you will be responsible for all financial operations of the Agency including accounting, compliance, tax filings, financial reporting, payroll, budgeting, audits, forecasting, internal controls, and treasury activities.

Qualified candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field and a minimum of 5 years of professional accounting experience that includes gathering and evaluating financial information and making actionable recommendations to senior leadership. A CPA and/or MBA is preferred.

Experience in a senior financial management role, partnering with leadership, resulting in the development and implementation of financial management strategies, is critical. Preferred candidates will have experience managing finance (accounting, budgeting, control, and reporting) for a complex nonprofit with multiple funding sources including government (federal and state) contracts. Qualified candidates must be mission-driven and effective in a team-oriented working environment.

Become a key contributor to the success of a diverse and dynamic organization!

For full job description see this PDF or online on the NMCAA website and to apply.  

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MCA is a proud member of America’s Poverty Fighting Network, the Community Action Partnership