Building on the Skilled Trades Initiative started by MCUL & Affiliates and U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek, Gov. Rick Snyder has taken action to reconfigure the state’s departmental structure in an effort to develop talents necessary for thousands of open jobs. Click here to read the full story.
This past April, more than 400 free, non-commercial financial education events were provided to more than 13,000 consumers in 38 counties across the state during the Federal Reserve Bank’s Money Smart Week® in Michigan. Even more offerings in more counties are being planned for Money Smart Week, April 18-25, 2015. MSW partners are already in action, holding planning and networking meetings. Credit unions are invited to get engaged with one or more of the newly forming planning teams across the state. Click here to read the full story.