Michigan Community Action
MCA Update – February 8th
See newsletter for the full story on each of these items
- Sign the FY22 NEUAC All-Parties Letter in Support of LIHEAP Today! Also join the 2021 Virtual LIHEAP Action Day, Feb. 23 at 1:00 PM & Feb. 24 at 500 PM
- 2021 Employee Tax Tune Up! Encourage your employees to increase their retirement contribution by 1%, check their tax withholding and review emergency & employee contact info
- Upcoming MCA events
- Michigan Reconnect offers Free College for qualified individuals
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.
Why Measuring the Impact of Doing Good Matters, February 16
TechSoup – webinar description & registration
How to be a Great Board Chair, February 24
Propel Nonprofits – webinar description & registration
MI Symptoms App is a cost free way to screen employees
The MI Symptoms Web Application is a cost-free way for employers to comply with Executive Order 2020-145 and implement a COVID-19 symptoms screening questionnaire for employees.
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
COVID-19 Vaccine Materials for Minority Audiences
The Protect Michigan Commission, this group of materials have been specifically developed for members of the BIPOC community.
February is Black History/African American History month – Consider hosting an event
Celebrating Black History Month – February activity ideas from ElderSong Blog
Honor the triumphs and struggles of African Americans throughout U.S. history, including the civil rights movement and their artistic, cultural and political achievements by viewing the resources here: Black History: Facts and People from the History Channel
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