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MDRC cultivates disability pride and strengthens the disability movement by recognizing disability as a natural and beautiful part of human diversity while collaborating to dismantle all forms of oppression.

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Our current Executive Director, RoAnne Chaney is retiring in May of 2020. The Board of Michigan Disability Rights Coalition is posting the Executive Director position now to ensure a thorough search for the best possible replacement in this critical advocacy position.

The Board's Executive Director Vacancy Announcement

The MDRC Executive Director Position Description

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Peppermint Creek Theatre Company is actively seeking actors with physical disabilities for consideration in two roles in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Cost of Living” by Martyna Majok. The play will run March 19 - 22 & 26 - 29, 2020. Both of these roles will be played in a wheelchair. Understanding and/or experience with spinal cord injury and/or Cerebral Palsy would be helpful. Actors should be comfortable with nudity (or semi-nudity) onstage.

The roles are (any ethnicity):

  • Ani, female, early 40’s, bitter.
  • John, male. mid- 20’s, handsome PhD student.

Please contact Director Janet Colson (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) as soon as possible if you are interested in participating either as an actor or as a consultant for the play.

Visit Peppermint Creek's website for more info about the theatre and their current season at www.peppermintcreek.org.

The Affordable Care Act and the Health Michigan Plan (expanded Medicaid) have not been repealed! MDRC can still help you find affordable health care. Contact our Navigator, Kathleen at 517-333- 2477 x 313.

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