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.
Commitment to Community Service: Red Hawk NEST EGG CSA Program Achieves 100% Participation Rate for 2022-23 School Year
The Red Hawk NEST EGG program has figured out a way to speed up the reciprocal benefit of its CSA program, while also achieving an impressive 100% student participation rate during the 2022-23 school year.
Policy Director Jessica AcMoody speaks in support of the bills at a press conference announcing the rate cap legislation
Introduction It’s an exciting time for CEDAM’s AmeriCorps program! Last month, we not only onboarded 23 new AmeriCorps members who are serving at CEDAM member organizations across the state, but
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 is not tied to an organization (retirees, legislative staff, students, etc.
If you are a small business or sole proprietor, you must apply for nonprofit or for profit organization membership.
You are a nonprofit organization that does not fit the definition of a governmental organization.
For profit organization
You are a for profit organization (consultants, developers, banks, sole proprietors, etc.)
You are a government agency or sub-unit or quasi-government entity (Downtown Development Authority, assessment districts, public housing authorities, land banks, cities, villages, townships, and other entities.)