Month: June 2021

USDA Invests $ 17 Million in Rural Michigan Community Facilities and Essential Services | WJMN

WASHINGTON, DC (WJMN) – The United States Department of Agriculture today announced that the USDA will invest $ 185 million to equip, rebuild and modernize essential services in rural areas of 32 states. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Rural Development Justin Maxon said the investments would benefit 3 million rural residents. “The Biden-Harris administration has made …

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USDA invests $ 17 million to improve rural Michigan community facilities and essential services

WASHINGTON (WLUC) – US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Assistant Under Secretary for Rural Development Justin Maxson announced on Wednesday that USDA is investing $ 185 million to equip, rebuild and modernize essential services in rural areas from 32 states. The investments will benefit 3 million rural residents. “The Biden-Harris administration has made investing in improving …

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Greystone Completes Sale of Michigan Affordable Community

Glen Village. Image courtesy of Greystone Greystone Real Estate Advisors negotiated the sale of Village Glen Apartments, an affordable 120 unit property in Traverse City, Michigan. While working on behalf of the seller, the company also represented the buyer in the acquisition and closing of a $ 13.4 million HUD acquisition loan. Dale Holzer and …

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Marilyn Schlack, Michigan’s first female community college president, considered a “leader among leaders”

KALAMAZOO, MI – The Kalamazoo region wouldn’t look like it is today without the leadership of Marilyn Schlack. She marked the landscape and the people with whom she worked, say her friends and former colleagues. Schlack, president of Kalamazoo Valley Community College from 1982 to 2018, died on Tuesday, June 22 at the age of …

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Wayne State, URC powers Michigan’s economy – Today @ Wayne

Wayne State University plays a central role in Michigan’s economy by providing businesses with the graduates they need, enabling students to earn valuable degrees, conducting cutting-edge research, and contributing to communities across the country. State, according to an economic impact report prepared by Anderson Economic Group (AEG). the University Research Corridor (URC), an alliance between …

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Southwest Michigan Community Action Agency Brings Back Food Sharing Program | New

BENTON HARBOR – The Southwest Michigan Community Action Agency will host its fifth annual holiday food sharing program on Wednesday. The Holiday Food Sharing Program collects and distributes approximately 400 turkeys and boxes of food to residents and families in need of assistance in Benton Harbor, Benton Township and St. Joseph. × This page requires …

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These nine Michigan community colleges will receive $ 750,000 in grants

Michigan community colleges will receive thousands of dollars to support student success rates, Governor Whitmer said on Friday. Grants totaling $ 750,000 will be awarded to nine Michigan community colleges to improve student success, Governor Gretchen Whitmer said on Friday. Grants were awarded on the basis of a competitive application process. The winning schools will …

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Michigan community saves couple’s marriage after fire

Elizabeth and Jake Landuyt say their wedding was like a fairy tale. “The ceremony was perfect,” said Elizabeth. “Everything we could have dreamed of,” added Jake. That is, until Elizabeth’s father delivers his speech at the reception. “Just a minute, he was interrupted by some of our guests,” she said. The cottage next to their …

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