Share of Households That Give to Charity
Exploring Public Service & the Public Good
Both nonprofit leaders and government administrators in Michigan are anxiously awaiting a Michigan Supreme Court decision related to determining exactly what makes a charitable institution, well, “charitable.”
A new law gives local charities full authority to solicit donations in Michigan roadways, an ability they lost under an opinion from Attorney General Bill Schuette last year.
Professional fundraisers kept 61 percent of the money they raised for charities in 2016, according to an annual report from Attorney General Bill Schuette.