Ingham GSC Meetings

Ingham Great Start Collaborative Vision Statement:
Every child ready to succeed in school and life.”

The Ingham Great Start Collaborative (GSC) is a subcommittee of the Power of We Consortium – formerly know as the Ingham Human Services Advisory Committee – and serves as the multipurpose collaborative advisory board for human services agencies in the Capital Area.

The Ingham GSC usually meets the second Wednesday of each month at Grace United Methodist Church from 1-3 pm. Child care is available through the Family Growth Center (with advance reservations). At each meeting there are progress reports on the Early Childhood Action Agenda as well as committee reports from the various workgroups.There is also time set aside for updates from all participants and discussion of other issues of interest.

Next Meeting:


October 18, 2017              
1:00 – 3:00 pm

Grace United Methodist Church (map)
1900 Boston Boulevard; Lansing

If you need child care, please call (517) 371-1347 by noon on the Tuesday before the meeting to reserve a spot. When calling, indicate that you will be needing care so you can attend the GSC meeting.

Target Groups


2017 Meeting Minutes
September Minutes from the September 20, 2017 Meeting
August Minutes from the August 23, 2017 Meeting
June Minutes from the June 21, 2017 Meeting
May Minutes from the May 17, 2017 Meeting
April Minutes from the April 19, 2017 Meeting
March Minutes from the March 15, 2017 Meeting
February Minutes from the February 15, 2017 Meeting
January Minutes from the January 18, 2017 Meeting
2016 Meeting Minutes
December Minutes from the December 14, 2016 Meeting
November Minutes from the November 9, 2016 Meeting
October Minutes from the October 12, 2016 Meeting


FY16 (October 2015 – September 2016)
FY15 (October 2014 – September 2015)
FY14 (October 2013 – September 2014)
FY13 (October 2012 – September 2013)
FY12 (October 2011 – September 2012)
FY11 (October 2010 – September 2011)


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