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WICIR Raising Funds for Undocumented Families

The Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights is fundraising to support undocumented families in the Washtenaw County area who might find themselves in difficult situations during this moment of crisis. Many people have been laid off as efforts to stem the...

Stimulus Checks for Lower Income Folks Too!

Many people don't file with the IRS if their income isn't high enough to pay taxes. Please reach out if you know anyone in this group– they can still receive the stimulus "check". To do so they must file a simplified tax return. Setting up direct deposit is probably a...

Calls Needed to Support MI Teachers and Students

This week, our Michigan legislators are asking us to continue to put pressure on key state senators to develop legislation that: Keeps pay checks coming for all school employees (including teachers). Provides solutions to enable distance learning for academic credit...

#People’s Bailout Digital Rally

Organized by the Poor People's Campaign In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, we're calling on our legislators to put people first, take care of our communities, and protect our democracy during this unprecedented crisis. Join Stacey Abrams, Rev. Dr. William Barber...

Michigan Dems Offer Webinars for Organizers, and All Democrats

The MDP is stepping up its training offerings to help Democrats continue to work for a sane government in the midst of the public health crisis. Learn how to turn Michigan Blue with lots of trainings. More info and the link to sign up are here. VAN and Data for...

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