Member Meeting
Feb
25
8:00 PM20:00

Member Meeting

Our Member Meeting this week will include an Entering, Engaging and Exiting Communities workshop, which will incorporate principles and practices for ethical community work led by a representative from the Ginsberg Center. We hope that all of our members are able to attend this meeting as community engagement is part of the core our Michigan Movement!

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Transition Bins
Feb
13
7:00 PM19:00

Transition Bins

Each month, we donate bins to Avalon Housing that consist of daily, household items such as shower curtains, towels, bed sheets, pots & pans, toys, school supplies and more! Join us to collect the items that we’ll be delivering.

Click HERE to sign-up!

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Member Social: Board Games + Snacks
Feb
6
7:00 PM19:00

Member Social: Board Games + Snacks

Get to know the executive and general members of Michigan Movement with our member social event! This event counts as one of the two required non-volunteering events to become an official MIM member. Bring any board games that you have (we’ll have some ready, too) and join us for some snacks!

Click HERE to sign-up to bring board games/snacks!

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Mass Meeting
Jan
23
8:00 PM20:00

Mass Meeting

Interested in learning more about Michigan Movement? Join us at our second Mass Meeting. We will discuss who we are and how you can get involved. Not able to make our meeting but still interested in joining MIM? Email mimovement.org and we’ll be sure to send you information!

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MIMkit Distribution
Nov
17
10:00 AM10:00

MIMkit Distribution

Be a part of our care package distribution event. We will be having two locations this year where we will be giving out MIMkits! 

If you are volunteering at Mercy House, please meet at the Ugli Parking Lot at 10:00am. If you are volunteering at the Delonis Center, please meet at the Ugli Parking Lot at 2:00pm. Volunteering spots are limited, so sign-up quickly to reserve your space!

Click HERE to sign-up!

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Friendsgiving
Nov
15
7:00 PM19:00

Friendsgiving

Join Michigan Movement for a night of food, friends, and fun. Whether you're coming to celebrate Thanksgiving, support Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, or to cope after the STATS250 exam, come out to the School of Public Health on November 15th, 7-9pm, and fill up a plate for a good cause! 

Tickets are $7 pre-sale (Venmo @mimovement)
and $9 at the door

All you can eat potluck style buffet with food from Ann Arbor restaurants and home-cooked Thanksgiving dishes :)

If you are interested in volunteering to help make food for Friendsgiving, please click HERE to sign-up!

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Voices of Homelessness
Nov
9
5:30 PM17:30

Voices of Homelessness

Join us in honor of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week for a night of storytelling and art at Ypsilanti's Historic Freighthouse. Learn more about WHA member agencies and the roles they play in our community. 

Feel free to bring a new cold weather item to donate - hats, gloves, scarves and socks are welcome! 

Special thanks to the Shelter Association of Washtenaw County for their collaboration in the planning of this event!

Click HERE to sign-up!

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Yost Skate Night
Oct
28
7:00 PM19:00

Yost Skate Night

Come out to Yost Ice Arena in your best Halloween costume and open skate from 7-8:30pm! 
Ticket includes skates, pizza, and 2 raffle tickets for a chance to win MDen gift cards and MIM sweatshirts!
$7 pre-sale (Venmo @mimovement)
$10 at the door 
All proceeds going towards health and wellness focused care packages for families experiencing homelessness.

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MAAC Affordability Forum
Oct
24
7:00 PM19:00

MAAC Affordability Forum

Candidate for UM Regent Jordan Acker and State Representative Yousef Rabhi will be in attendance to hear student concerns about rent prices in Ann Arbor, food security, student employment, and tuition increases, among other pressing issues.

We believe this event will be an opportunity for Michigan students to share the problems they face to a group of candidates and elected officials whose job it is to represent them. The candidates and elected officials present are there to listen, not talk, and we aim to use this opportunity to hold them accountable to what they can do to make the University of Michigan more affordable.

Please share this form to submit questions in advance: https://goo.gl/P296Zg. The form also includes an option if the asker would like someone else to publicly ask the question. 

Facebook event here.

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Tent City
Oct
20
6:20 AM06:20

Tent City

  • Meet at Ugli parking lot for transportation to Toledo, OH (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We are looking forward to meeting you at the 2018 Tent City, October 19th to 21st, at the corner of Love and Compassion. If caring for those on the streets is something you feel called to do, this is the place to do it. This is a weekend-long Festival of Compassion that rallies the community’s compassion for those who often see none. 

Location: Toledo, OH (transportation is provided) 

Click HERE to sign-up.

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Member Meeting
Oct
8
8:00 PM20:00

Member Meeting

Learn about upcoming volunteering events, specifically Tent City, and how you can get involved. Upcoming events include Yost Skate Night, weekly volunteering at Mercy House, and events for Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week.

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Sep
23
3:00 PM15:00

Poor People's Campaign Mass Meeting

  • 1015 Congress Street Ypsilanti, MI, 48197 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Campaign for advocacy around income inequality in Washtenaw County. Come learn more about the current moment for the Poor People’s Campaign. Get updates from the national and Michigan campaigns, planning for Michigan’s moral agenda, preparing voter mobilization, song, and fellowship.

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/263145834327264/

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