Michigan Corps


MEDC, GLEQ Launch Social Entrepreneurship Challenge

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation, Michigan Corps and Great Lakes Entrepreneur’s Quest today announced the Pure Michigan Social Entrepreneurship Challenge, the nation’s first statewide social entrepreneurship competition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

(L-R) CEO of KIVA Matt Flannery, CEO of ACCION USA Paul Quintero, co-founder and executive director of Michigan Corps Anuja Jaitly, restaurant owner Phil Cooley and Carol Cain on the set of Michigan Matters. (credit: WWJ-TV)

‘Michigan Matters’ Creative Ideas Transforming Our Community

This week on “Michigan Matters” it’s all about creative ideas transforming our community as a group of young … and young-at-heart … Detroit area movers and shakers join the panel.

CBS 62–08/01/2011

Phil Cooley Carol Cain Michigan Matters

Detroit’s Young & Restless Talk Up Motor City

If you want to know what’s really going on in the Motor City, don’t believe what you read in Time Magazine or other national media more intent on showing the underbelly of problems.

CBS 62–08/01/2011

Philanthropy Aims To Boost State's Economic Recovery

Michigan has the nation’s second-highest unemployment rate and one in every four Michigan residents relies on some form of government assistance. A new national philanthropy known as Michigan Corps wants to change that.