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January 26th Update – MCA

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MCA Update – January 26th
See newsletter for the full story on each of these items


Identifying & Removing Biases, Stereotypes & Isms in the Workplace​, February 16
MCA Social and Racial Justice Team Monthly Webinar Series
See a description and registration for each session held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month Jan-April.

War on Poverty Celebration Training, January 25-29 (daily training)
Berneitha McNair Consulting – see flyer for details
Additional information and registration

Two-day grants workshop, March 15-16
Grant Writing USA hosted by Michigan Hillel at the University of Michigan
Additional information and registration

COVID-19 Resources

Check the status of Economic Stimulus Payments
Go to Get My Payment from the IRS

Federal eviction/foreclosure moratoriums extended through March 31, 2021
See media statement from CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, on Extending the Eviction Moratorium

Prepare for HR in 2021
Top 10 HR Trends for 2021 and Beyond, AIHR

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Resources

Brookings Institute looking for partners
According to Brookings research, homes in Black-majority neighborhoods are underpriced by a painful sum of $156 billion across the country.  Valuing Homes in Black-Majority Neighborhoods is a far-reaching Brookings-Ashoka effort to find solutions for housing devaluation.  We will be mapping the most promising innovations from across the country and inviting participants to a collaborative challenge with up to $1 million of prize funds.

7 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Your Office
Read the article from Five to Nine

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