Affiliations / Strengthening Our Community

Zaman has partnered with other affiliated programs in order to strengthen the community and the families that we serve.

Michigan Non Profit Association

Incorporated in 1990, MNA is a statewide membership organization dedicated to serving the diverse nonprofit sector through civic engagement, capacity-building, data and technology, training, and advocacy.  MNA manages multiple programs and affiliates including Data Driven Detroit, Highway T, The LEAGUE Michigan, Michigan Campus Compact, Volunteers Centers of Michigan, Mentoring to Access Corps, and AmeriCorps VISTA.

Membership is open to all Michigan nonprofit/tax exempt organizations. For-profit businesses and government entities may join as affiliate members. Click here for more information about membership.

Mission

Michigan Nonprofit Association serves nonprofits to advance their missions.

Vision

Michigan's nonprofit sector will be a vital leader in building and sustaining thriving communities.

Values

  • Collaboration - demonstrating a commitment to building and sustaining partnerships with businesses, governments, and nonprofits
  • Diversity and Inclusion - embracing, respecting, and celebrating diverse identities, abilities, cultures, and points of view to advance our organization and the nonprofit sector
  • Excellence - demonstrating a strong commitment to innovation, quality, and the need for high level expertise
  • Integrity - practicing accountability, honesty, responsibility, dependability, and trust
  • Leadership - fostering an environment where innovative and bold service to others can grow

 

History

Incorporated in 1990 as the Michigan Nonprofit Forum, the organization was first a think-tank dedicated to discussing issues impacting nonprofits. In 1994, the organization was renamed as the Michigan Nonprofit Association to provide direct advocacy and services to local nonprofit organizations.

 

Visit their website here.