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Community Leaders Gather at Jimmy John’s Field for Advancing Macomb’s Sixth Annual Summer Soirée

Posted July 6, 2022

Business, government and nonprofit leaders gathered at Jimmy John’s Field on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 for Advancing Macomb’s sixth annual Summer Soirée event. Titled “Field of Dreams,” the evening featured networking, a strolling dinner and an opportunity to learn about Advancing Macomb’s bold vision for the future. This is the first year the event was held at Jimmy John’s Field – a move that symbolizes the recent growth and progress of Advancing Macomb.

Categories: Advancing Macomb, Business, Communities, Economy, Nonprofits

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Press Release

Advancing Macomb Hosts Sixth Annual Summer Soirée

Posted June 2, 2022

The Summer Soirée event supports the work of Advancing Macomb. Attendees will learn about the organization’s vision while networking with Macomb County business, government and nonprofit leaders. Dinner and cocktails are included.

Categories: Advancing Macomb, Business, Communities, Nonprofits

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Blog Post

Macomb County Ranks Last for Nonprofits, According to New Advancing Macomb Study

Posted May 11, 2022

Advancing Macomb recently commissioned a study with the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University to better understand the disconnect between philanthropic need and opportunity in Macomb County. The study finds that despite ranking third in population, Macomb County ranks last in metro Detroit and Michigan for the number of charitable nonprofits per GDP.

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Event

Advancing Macomb Summer Soiree

June 14th, 2022 | 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Jimmy John's Field 7171 Auburn Rd Utica MI, 48317

Categories: Advancing Macomb, Business, Communities, Nonprofits

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Press Release

Third Largest County in Michigan Ranks Last for Nonprofits, According to New Study

Posted April 14, 2022

Third Largest County in Michigan Ranks Last for Nonprofits, According to New Study Mt. Clemens, Mich. (April 14, 2022) – Despite ranking third in population, Macomb County lags behind every peer group both in metro Detroit and Michigan for the number of charitable nonprofits per GDP, according to new research commissioned by Advancing Macomb, a 501c3 that convenes resources to solve community challenges and enrich the lives of Macomb County residents.

Categories: Advancing Macomb, Nonprofits

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In the News

With fewer nonprofits, Macomb County lags in philanthropic investment

Posted April 14, 2022

Crain's Detroit Business - "Macomb County trails other counties in the region in the number of charitable nonprofits and the money they are able to take in, according to a new report from the Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University. That's something impacting the quality of life in the county, leaders of Advancing Macomb said."

Categories: Advancing Macomb, Nonprofits

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AM News

Networking for Good

Posted March 3, 2022

Advancing Macomb and several area nonprofits were able to highlight their organizations to a new audience at the Growing Your Network by Giving Back event at The CoLABorative in downtown Mount Clemens on February 16. The session brought members of the co-working space along with other small business from a local business network group together with the nonprofits for speed networking.

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Blog Post

Nonprofit Journal Project: Documenting the Stories of Southeast Michigan’s Nonprofits

Posted October 26, 2021

Nonprofits are facing new challenges because of the COVID-19 pandemic while stilling striving to fulfill their roles on the frontlines of our communities. A new project aims to highlight their efforts and document their stories.

Category: Nonprofits

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