In The News

7.28.17 – Michigan Community Resources announces Shamyle Dobbs as new CEO – Michigan Chronicle

7.27.17 – Michigan Community Resources announces Dobbs as new CEO – Grand Blanc View

7.25.17 – Shamyle Dobbs is Promoted to CEO of Michigan Community Resources – The Hub Detroit

7.1.17 – Ford Volunteers Pitch In For Dozens of Detroit-Area Projects on Accelerated Action Day – The News Wheel

6.22.17 – Michigan Community Resources Honors Local Leaders at the Power of One Dedicated Woman Breakfast – Michigan Chronicle

3.22.17 – Foundations Grant a Total of $250,000 to Grow Community Leadership – Crain’s Detroit

2.23.17 – JPMorgan Chase Commits $1.2 Million to Help Revitalize Detroit’s Neighborhoods – Michigan Chronicle

2.20.17 – How a Tool-Sharing Program Could Forge Stronger Neighborhoods – Michigan Radio

11.6.16 – Detroit Future City, Michigan Community Resources Mini-Grants Spur Green Infrastructure Projects – Model D

1.20.15 – Opinion: It’s Time to Demystify the Process of Acquiring Land in the City of Detroit  – Model D

11.7.14 – JPMorgan Chase Gives Major Boost to Detroit Nonprofits – Associations Now

11.3.14 – Chase to Embed Experts with Detroit Nonprofits – Detroit Free Press

11.3.14 – JPMorgan Chase & Co. Announces Detroit Service Corps to Strengthen City’s Nonprofit Community – BusinessWire

5.13.14 – Detroit Vacant Property Coalition Empowers Community Groups to Address Blight – Model D

4.9.14 – Knight Foundation Boosts Detroit Professional Development Support to $400,000 – Crain’s Detroit Business

12.17.13 – 2013 SAFE Grants Awarded – Model D

7.29.13 – Michigan Community Resources names new CEO – Crain’s Detroit

7.29.13 – Jefferson Chalmers Neighborhood Stabilization Plan Unveiled – Detroit Woks Project

7.25.13 – People to Know – Shamyle Nesfield – Urban Innovation Exchange

7.25.13 – Detroit Vacant Property Campaign Honors Becki Kenderes – myGrandmont Rosedale

1.08.13 – From Vacant to Vibrant, A Coalition Rises – Model D

7.28.12 – Grant Helps Block Club Take on Troublesome Trees – The Detroit Free Press

7.10.12 – Detroit Revitalization Fellows – Falling in Love with the City Again – Model D

12.27.11 – Michigan Community Resources Offers Nonprofits More Than Just Legal Aid – Huffington Post Detroit

 

Press Releases

2017

7.31.17 – Miller Canfield and Stryker Volunteers Partner with Michigan Community Resources to Help Nonprofit Organizations

7.25.17 – Michigan Community Resources Announces Shamyle Dobbs as New CEO

6.20.17 – 3rd Annual The Power of One Dedicated Woman Awards Honors Six Community Leaders 

6.8.17 – Ford Motor Company and Michigan Community Resources Team Up to Volunteer Across Detroit

2016

12.23.16 – Michigan Community Resources Selects New Director of Community Legal Resources

1.20.16 – MCR Helps Community Groups Turn Vacant Lots into Revenue-Generating Assets

2015

11.4.15 – Capacity Building Program Application Now Available!

7.10.15MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES LAUNCHES GREENFILL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT WITH MACK ALIVE

5.4.15 – NEW WEBSITE SHARES RESOURCES AND PROJECTS TO HELP IMPROVE DETROIT NEIGHBORHOODS

2014

10.30.14 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES HONORS COMMUNITY ACHIEVEMENTS AT ANNUAL EVENT

10.27.14 – 2014 CRAIN’S GIVING GUIDE

6.5.14 – SAFE MINI-GRANT FUNDING TO BE ANNOUNCED A BLIGHT BOOTCAMP EVENT

3.27.14 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES HELPS STABILIZE PROPERTIES, NEIGHBORHOOD THROUGH NUISANCE ABATEMENT PROGRAM

3.13.14 – PROSPERUS DETROIT AND MCR PARTNERSHIP BENEFITS EMERGING ENTREPRENEURS

2013

12.18.13 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES AWARDS $50,000 IN GRANTS TO DETROIT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

12.10.13 – LOOKING BACK: 15 YEARS OF SERVICE FROM MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES

12.3.13 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF PRO BONO AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICE

10.1.13 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES DEVELOPS NEW LEGAL AND FINANCE CLINIC FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

9.11.13 – MINI-GRANTS HELP SUPPORT COMMUNITY PROJECTS IN DETROIT

7.29.13 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES ANNOUNCES JILL FERRARI AS NEW CEO

7.3.13 – NONPROFIT, LAW FIRM WORK TOGETHER FOR CAPITAL AREA NONPROFITS

5.6.13 – VIDEO: COMMERCIAL FOR BUILDING MICHIGAN COMMUNITIES CONFERENCE

4.17.13 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES ANNOUNCES DEPARTURE OF HEIDI ALCOCK AS CEO

4.11.13 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES SELECTS NEW PROGRAM DIRECTOR

4.5.13 – NONPROFIT PROVIDES $70,000 IN GRANTS TO DETROIT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

2012

12.7.12 – MICHIGAN COMMUNITY RESOURCES RECEIVES BIG NEWS, BIG CHECK AT ANNUAL EVENT

11.26.12 – ANNUAL EVENT RECOGNIZES COMMUNITY ACHIEVEMENT, PRO BONO WORK

9.24.12 – SMALL NONPROFIT RECEIVES HOUSING GRANT FROM BANK OF AMERICA

7.7.12 – DETROIT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVE OVER $200,000 IN MINI GRANTS

1.27.12 – COMMUNITY LEGAL RESOURCES CHANGES ITS NAME

2011

12.7.11 – PRO BONO ETHIC AND COMMUNITY ACTION HONORED AT ANNUAL EVENT

11.29.11 – ANNUAL EVENT RECOGNIZES COMMUNITY ACHIEVEMENT, PRO BONO WORK

10.19.11 – Nonprofit Employee Stands Out In Two Leadership Programs

7.15.11 – Community Legal Resources Awards over $300,000 in Grants for Neighborhood Cleanup, Stabilization

4.21.11 – Community Legal Resources Grants to Help Clean Up, Secure and Revitalize Detroit Neighborhoods

2.8.11 – COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED AT OPEN HOUSE

1.20.11 – DETROIT WORKS PROJECT HELPS NONPROFIT FULFILL MISSION

2010

12.8.10 – VOLUNTEERISM AND COMMUNITY SPIRIT HONORED AT AWARDS EVENT

11.4.10 – NONPROFIT RESTRUCTURES TO BETTER SERVE CLIENTS

11.3.10 – LOCAL NONPROFIT OPENS FIRST BRANCH LOCATION

11.3.10 – ANNUAL EVENT SHOWCASES STORYTELLING AS A DRIVER FOR COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

11.3.10 – LEGAL AID NONPROFIT RECEIVES ITS OWN PRO BONO HELP

6.22.10 – $60,000 IN GRANTS AWARDED TO DETROIT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS TO FIGHT BLIGHT

2009

9.18.09 – GRANTS HELP DETROIT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS PROTECT VACANT PROPERTIES

5.19.09 – COMMUNITY LEGAL RESOURCES LAUNCHES VACANT PROPERTY LEGAL MANUAL