(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan non-profits are looking into an innovative way of fighting human trafficking. The idea is to take advantage of free advertising on Google. 

"MASON — Former Summit Pointe CEO Erv Brinker will spend more than 2½ years in prison for stealing a half-million dollars from the mental health agency he once was applauded for leading." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

Western Michigan University

For the last 15 years the city of Kalamazoo has held The Martin Luther King Junior Community-Wide Day of Service on the holiday that honors the civil rights leader. 

"Jeannie Goodrich will be Summit Pointe’s next CEO. The mental health agency’s former director of outpatient services was chosen unanimously by the board on Tuesday after being recommended by the human resources committee." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"KALAMAZOO, MI—Loretta Bates, a women's support group leader at Ministry with Community, has waited 30 years for a bigger, better facility to serve Kalamazoo's underprivileged residents. On Thursday, the wait was over." (Kalamazoo Gazette)