michigan women's dinner initiative http://michiganradio.org en Bringing women together to help local non-profits http://michiganradio.org/post/bringing-women-together-help-local-non-profits <p>The Michigan Women&rsquo;s Dinner Initiative is a unique effort to raise money for women in need.</p><p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/michigan/local-michigan-982834.mp3</p><p>This is how it works:&nbsp; Women gather at someone&rsquo;s home, bring a dish to pass, and a check for the amount of money they&rsquo;d generally pay for a dinner at a restaurant. That money is then donated to a certain charity or group that helps women and children. The other upside, the women visit and enjoy the food they&rsquo;ve made to share. As part of our &quot;What&#39;s Working&quot; series, we spoke with Cate McClure, who runs the program. Mon, 22 Aug 2011 10:14:55 +0000 What's Working 3848 at http://michiganradio.org Bringing women together to help local non-profits