Notable News

Delta Institute, Michigan City Sanitary District, and Alliance for the Great Lakes Launch Effort to Reduce Pollution from Stormwater in Michigan City with Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding

12.20.17 | In the News

Media Contacts Katie Musisi, Director, Communications & Development, Delta Institute, 312-651-4344, Jennifer Caddick, Vice President, Communications & Engagement,​ Alliance for the Great Lakes, 312-445-9760, Michael Kuss, General Manager, MI City Sanitary District, (219) 874-7799,   Michigan City, IN (December 20, 2017) — With a $500,000 grant by the U.S. EPA Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Delta Institute will partner…More


12.19.17 | Announcements

We’re pleased to share Together We Thrive, our 2017 annual report. We invite you to read about our recent work promoting regenerative agriculture through the Artisan Grain Collaborative, our community air quality monitoring initiative in four Chicago neighborhoods, and how we’re using poplar trees to clean up brownfields in Muskegon, Michigan. Please view the annual report through our website, or…More

Delta Institute Awarded Grant to Help Farmers Reduce Pollution in the Rabbit River Watershed

12.08.17 | In the News

An article published in MLive announces that Delta Institute and the Allegan Conservation District received a grant of $465,402 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Great Lakes Restoration Initiative over a three-year period to help farmers implement conservation practices in the Rabbit River Watershed. Together, Delta and the Allegan Conservation District, will help farmers install best management practices in the watershed…More

Driven Doer: Jon Cheffings

12.04.17 | Announcements

Welcome to our Driven Doer series! Every month, we highlight the passionate, motivated people who help Delta work toward its vision of achieving a Midwest region in which all communities and landscapes thrive. Meet Jon Cheffings whose expertise and enthusiasm we’re fortunate to have on our board! What do you do? I am a Marketing Communications Consultant, and I also…More