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We are pleased to announce, Elissa Sangalli has been selected as Northern Initiatives new President.   Northern Initiatives is a Community Development Financial Institution. Since…
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Collaboration........   A project that Northern Initiatives developed with the US Small Business Administration was to capture operations and best practices across users of the…
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  Communities We Serve   The Census provided the 2019 population estimates and so in the November 2019 dataset below, you can see which counties…
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  Communities We Serve   What the October data is showing in terms of jobless rates: Both Michigan and Wisconsin had a one-tenth decrease The…
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I have consistently been charged with stewardship campaigns throughout my church-going life. The message is pretty simple, “if we all do what we can, it…
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Tis the season for generous gifting, from your mother to the mail carrier, consumers tend to spend the last few weeks of the year frantically…
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As the information age has changed business practices, the concept of corporate responsibility has become a factor in the way business owners make decisions about…
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  Communities We Serve   Based on the most recent census data, September was another strong month for the counties we monitor. Jobless rate estimates…
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Twenty-five years ago I was among a group of people, some of whom are still in the field who went to the White House for…
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