Sep 6, 2018

Won Not Done

Michigan just became the 11th state to win earned paid sick time - a victory that opponents are threatening to snatch out of...
Aug 2, 2018

Senator Stabenow and MI Safety Net Coalition Celebrate

On July 30th, the MI Safety Net Coalition (comprised of Mothering Justice, MI United and MOSES), held a birthday party to celebrate the...
Jun 4, 2018

SNAP saved my college career.

My name is Deanne Austin and I'm a former safety net benefactor.  I received SNAP benefits as an undergraduate at Michigan State...
May 14, 2018

Read my words, feel my story and act on my behalf.

Dear Senator Stabenow, Your work on the Farm Bill has historically meant life and livelihood for millions of Americans. I hope you know...
May 4, 2018

Meeting with the Senator.

This morning the Michigan Safety Net Coalition met with Senator Stabenow's staff.  Regional Director Terry Campbell and Policy Director...
Apr 26, 2018

What prompted me to join Mothering Justice?

My involvement with Mothering Justice came by way of divine alignment. At the time, I was searching for opportunities to learn how to...
Apr 20, 2018

Accomplice Academy hits the airwaves!

On April 19th, our Executive Director, Danielle Atkinson and our Ally Relations Organizer, Jenny Byer, spread the word about our newest...
Mar 5, 2018

2018 Fellowships

Mama's University: An online fellowship offering a holistic approach to developing women of color leaders to advocate for families. ...
Feb 15, 2018

Welcome Our Newest Mama Legislator: Rep. Tenisha Yancey

Mothering Justice would like to welcome to Lansing our newest Mama Legislator, Representative Tenisha Yancey (D-Harper Woods). We sat down...
Jan 4, 2018

Saved the best for last.

Mothering Justice ended 2017 by advocating for the saving of Safety Net programs in partnership with MOSES and MI United.  We achieved...