Nonprofits pivot from panic to persistence
Dec 1, 2021
On the Monday before Thanksgiving 2021, just after dusk, an epic crescent of headlights glimmered in the parking lot at Logan Square, at the corner of Holmes Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in south Lansing...
Too many suits: LMTS Outreach meets real needs
Dec 1, 2021
The needs of nonprofits reflect the times. The LMTS Outreach Center at the corner of Holmes Road and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard is home to a food pantry and a Career Clothes Closet where job seekers can find lightly used clothes for interviews and new jobs..."
NEWS HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE LAST 7 DAYS: Nov 17 2021
Nov 17, 2021
About 2,200 members of the Professional Employee Council of Sparrow Hospital in Lansing are slated to vote this week on whether to organize a strike, possibly as early as next month amid concerns over understaffing and a lack of wage increases...
Giving Thanks and 500 Free Turkey Boxes (Meals) to Families in Lansing
Nov 15, 2021
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For many people, it's a time to get together and celebrate. Especially after last year with Covid lockdowns and self-imposed isolating. We're still not completely out of the woods but things are looking up with vaccines and booster shots...
$1.25M in Grant Awards from $11M Ingham County Sunrise Grant Program Released, More Awards on the Way
Oct 15, 2021
Today, the Ingham County Board of Commissioners and the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) announced additional grant recipients of the $11M Ingham County Sunrise Small Business Grants Program. Eighty three nonprofit organizations from across Ingham County received grants of $10,000 or $20,000 based on annual revenue, employment and other factors, for a total of $1,240,000 in grant awards...
Sparrow Mobile Health Clinic delivering the COVID-19 vaccine to south Lansing neighborhood
Jun 3, 2021
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - The Sparrow Mobile Health Clinic will be delivering the COVID-19 vaccine to a south Lansing neighborhood on Friday.
Lansing church plans $20,000 gift card giveaway on Sunday
Dec 8, 2020
LMTS Community Outreach Services — beginning at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13, — plans to distribute 1,000 $20 gift cards at the Tabernacle of David Church, 2645 W. Holmes Rd. Anyone under the age of 18 can pick one up...