cs131009 Current State #175 | October 9, 2013 By Current State • Oct 9, 2013 Today on Current State: public-private partnerships in Michigan; the Kettering University-Flint partnership; and Volunteers of America. Public-private partnerships in Michigan pose opportunities, challenges By Current State • Oct 9, 2013 ced.msu.edu Listen Listening... / 12:23 A few weeks ago on Current State, we told you about something brand new in Michigan: social impact bonds. They’re part of a budding effort to solve public problems using private investor capital. Kettering University takes active role in Flint's rebirth By Current State • Oct 9, 2013 www.kettering.edu Listen Listening... / 11:58 There's an interesting public-private partnership happening in Flint. Kettering University, the private science and engineering school, has been taking a more active role in the community. Neighbors in Action: Volunteers of America Lansing By Current State • Oct 9, 2013 www.voami.org Listen Listening... / 9:25 On this week's Neighbors in Action segment we feature the Volunteers of America in Lansing, which offers a wide array of programs and serves more than 4,000 people each year.