CEDAM runs multiple programs to build capacity among our diverse membership. These programs help our members expand their services, revitalize their communities, and improve Michigan’s economic and social well-being.
From Real Estate Development Boot Camp to high-quality webinars, CEDAM hosts a variety of training and networking events customized to fit the needs of the community economic development industry.
CEDAM supports vibrant neighborhoods, economic opportunity, equitable development, and housing security. We work to actualize our policy priorities through state and federal partnership, advocacy, and member education.
What does an Upper Peninsula foundation and Green Bay Packers all-time leading scorer Mason Crosby have in common? Well, for one, both are supporters of
Written by Katie Higgs, CEDAM Community Development Fellow I moved to Coldwater from Chicago, landing my position as a community development fellow in 2021. As
CEDAM members develop communities that are vibrant, equitable, and economically inclusive. Join our network to take advantage of CEDAM member benefits, stay connected to industry news and advocacy efforts, and access new resources.
You are an individual who supports community economic development.
You are a nonprofit or governmental department doing community-based economic development.
You are a statewide association, intermediary, university program, financial institution, for-profit developer, vendor or consultant.
You are an institution looking to support CEDAM’s core programming or training and events.