Creating and Maintaining Vibrant Communities - 5:20
with Gisgie D?vila Gendreau, President of the Michigan Municipal League Foundation
Posted Oct 31, 2017
The Michigan Municipal League Foundation helps create and maintain vibrant communities in Michigan by funding placemaking projects and educating community leaders and advocates. MMLF recognizes that communities are economic drivers, so the Foundation plays a key role in connecting communities to opportunities to help them grow and thrive. Gisgie D'vila Gendreau of Michigan Municipal League Foundation joins host Laurel Hess to talk about the Foundation and how it's helping Michigan communities thrive. Interview recorded October 26th, 2017.
Hosted by: Laurel Hess Produced by: Greater Boston Newsmakers Team
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