"For 25 years, Groundwork has empowered people who want to be part of creating a better Michigan with innovative, local-based solutions that create a clean environment, strong economy, and healthy community."
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community
“The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) is an Anishinaabe Ojibwe Tribal Nation within the Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It’s Gakiiwe’onaning (Keweenaw Bay) homelands and ceded territory were established by the Treaty of 1842.”
5 Lakes Energy
"5 Lakes Energy is a Michigan-based policy consulting firm dedicated to advancing policies and programs that promote clean energy and sound water policy for a resilient environment."
Michigan State University
"Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. A top global university, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery to make a better world while providing students with life-changing opportunities.”
Michigan Technological University
“Michigan Technological University is a public research university founded in 1885. Our campus in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula overlooks the Keweenaw Waterway and is just a few miles from Lake Superior.”
University of Michigan
"More than any other university, we have the potential to be so much more than the sum of our many excellent parts. It’s this potential to have a positive impact on the society we serve that represents our greatest value as a university."
8th Fire Consulting LLC
"8th Fire Consulting LLC inspires and empowers people to build up tribal communities by providing them with knowledge, tools, and support. It pulls me to be a lifelong learner that continuously finds creative ways to support tribal communities. My business is a vessel to enrich the lives and surroundings of tribal people while allowing me flexibility to enrich my own life."