Op-Eds and Other News Items


(8/29/2017) The Detroit News - Empty storefronts repurposed as affordable housing

(8/27/2017) Crain's Detroit Business - Letter: Ballmer Group plan is welcome news

(1/20/2017) Grand Rapids Business Journal - Partnership bringing needed workers to construction industry

(9/27/2016) The Detroit News - Why Michigan can’t turn its back on child care

(7/14/2016) The Times Herald - Dangerous bill would take food away from needy kids

(5/22/2016) The Detroit News - Energy Program's Renewal Promotes Self-Sufficiency

(12/10/2015) Holland Sentinel - My Take: Don't block path out of poverty

(9/14/2015) Crain's Detroit Business - Fate of Child Nutrition Act Determines Kids' Food, Futures

(6/24/2015) Lansing State Journal - Kate Birnbryer-White: Utilities should fund low-income energy assistance

Other News

(9/8/2017) MLive - Warm the Children signups extended to all weekdays, deadline Sept. 15 (CAAJLH)

(9/7/2017) ABC 10 News - Construction nearing completion on iconic building (CAAM)

(9/6/2017) The Alpena News - Area Agency on Aging receives national award (NEMCSA)

(9/5/2017) MLive - $40M in aid available for Michigan homeowners facing foreclosure (MMCAA)

(8/24/2017) MLive - Kent County finalizes plan to bring Community Action Agency in-house (ACSET)

(8/21/2017) Marquette Mining Journal - Snyder, state officials tour Grandview Marquette, former orphanage (CAAM)

(8/16/2017) WBKB 11 - NEMCSA Produce Giveaway a Major Success (NEMCSA)

(8/16/2017) The Daily News - Sommerfeld attends leadership institute (DICSA) 

(7/28/2017) ABC 10 News - Grandview Marquette Apartments now taking applications (CAAM)

(7/25/2017) The Herald-Palladium - Art Fenrick has dedicated his life to service (SMCAA)

(7/25/2017) WNMU FM - Grandview Marquette nearing completion (CAAM)

(7/24/2017) Marquette Mining Journal - From the top down (CAAM)

(7/23/2017) The Record Eagle - Ideas arise at shuttered school (NMCAA)

(7/20/2017) Daily Tribune News - Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency using $125,000 grant to start Trauma Smart Program for area youth (OLHSA)

(7/20/2017) The Times Herald - Agency getting ready for backpack giveaway (BWCA)

(7/19/2017) The Herald-Palladium - Whirlpool's problem solvers (SMCAA)

(7/13/2017) Michigan Radio - Non-profit tweaks program, adds more money to help Flint residents behind on water bills (GCCARD)

(7/11/2017) Oakland Press News - Free meals all summer for Pontiac kids, young adults with disabilities (OLHSA)

(7/10/2017) Morning Sun News - Helping Hands program offers minor home repairs in Clare and Gladwin (MMCAA)

(6/28/2017) Macomb Daily News - Macomb County Action to Host 28th Senior Fun Festival (Macomb)