Labor and Economic Opportunity
The Michigan Community Service Commission is offering project support to Michigan organizations that wish to host volunteer projects as part of the 9/11 Day of Service 2019. The deadline to apply is August 9, 2019. Applicants will be notified electronically of their partnership status no later than August 16, 2019. All awards will be given on a reimbursement basis and align with budget submitted with partner's application.
All proposed projects and activities must occur within the dates of Friday, September 6, 2019 through Friday, September 20, 2019. Preference will be given to project applications that cite activities on Wednesday, September 11th.
You can apply here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/911DayofService2019
Volunteer Project Support
Project cost reimbursement totaling up to $500 is available and will be distributed based on the following scale:
The Michigan Community Service Commission will choose 10-15 partners that will be reimbursed for project expenses within Michigan neighborhoods.
Volunteer project support is intended to encourage volunteer projects that address:
Please note these funds are available solely to engage people in service projects – not community engagement events (i.e. prayer breakfasts, educational marches, ceremonies, etc.). Other unallowable expenses include volunteer snacks/food, t-shirts, staff salaries, and office equipment such as laptops, printers, copiers, etc.
The Michigan Community Service Commission has partnered with Youth Service America, the Michigan Nonprofit Association, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service to support 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance in Michigan.