Stories tagged: "Keep Going Michigan"


A Daily Bread volunteer prepares food for pick-up in Adrian, Michigan.
Keep Going Michigan: How to Give Hungry Michiganders a Happy Holiday

In a city facing an especially hard winter for unhoused Michiganders, Daily Bread of Lenawee is showing how to give back this holiday season.

Michigan parents and residents can get involved with local education beyond electing school board members.
Keep Going Michigan: How to Work in Education Without Running for Office

Use the momentum from election 2020 to ensure your schools are performing the way you want, ‘Ganders.

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Keep Going Michigan: Meet the Environmental Groups Fighting for Mother Earth. Consider Joining Them Too.

Climate change has affected everything from Michigan’s air quality to the natural habitats of the indigenous animal and plant life—but Michiganders can help stop the destruction.

Detroit Will Breathe demonstrating after the win of President-elect Joe Biden.
Keep Going Michigan: How Michiganders Are Going to Continue Fighting for Progressive Issues Under Biden

Even with the votes all counted and a new President preparing to take office, for progressive activists in Michigan "the work continues."

FILE - In this June 3, 2020, file photo, demonstrators gather at a rally to protest and demand an end to institutional racism and police brutality, in Portland, Maine. As a new generation steps up, activists and historians believe there’s important work for white people: Listening to black voices and following rather than leading, for one, and the deep introspection it takes to confront unconscious bias and the perks of privilege that come just from being white. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
Keep Going Michigan: Six Ways to Join the Fight for Racial Equality

Everyday activism begins at home before spreading to your own backyard. Here are some tips to get you started.

Aiyash helps campaign for other Democratic legislative candidates ahead of the 2020 election.
Keep Going Michigan: How to Reach Your Representative During a Global Health Emergency

Representative-elect Abraham Aiyash explains the kind of innovation that keeps legislators and constituents connected when face-to-face events aren't safe.

Michigan leaders being sent back to the state House are accountable to the residents in their district.
Keep Going Michigan: Why You Should Meet the Leaders You Re-Elected

Elected officials are only as effective as the constituents who hold them accountable. That means residents of any district should contact their representative to discuss important topics to everyday families.