Annual Summit On Ending Homelessness

The Michigan Campaign to End Homelessness Partners offers a Summit on Ending Homelessness in the Fall of each year. The Summit provides a forum for federal and state government, as well as statewide services agencies, to share best practices in ending homelessness. This two-day event allows time for networking and collaboration for case managers and administrators alike who are diligently working to improve the welfare of people in Michigan who are living in poverty and homelessness.


  • Registration is now open for the 2017 Homeless Summit being held on October 9-10, 2017, at the Grand Traverse Resort; the link is Please make note of your user name and password for Regonline; all changes or updates will require this log-in information
  • Registration will close on September 15,2017, 5:00 p.m.
  • Agenda for the Summit, click here

We are excited to welcome Deborah DeSantis, CSH President and CEO, as keynote on the first day, and Iain DeJong, OrgCode, who will be participating with a panel of CoC experts, another panel on ending Chronic Homelessness, plus presenting sessions.

2017 Homeless Summit rates are as listed below:

  •          Now through July 31, 5:00 p.m.:                                               $140
  •          July 31, 5:01 p.m. – August 31, 5:00 p.m.:                               $175
  •          August 31, 5:01 p.m. – September 15, 5:00 p.m.:                  $200

Note: All payments must be received prior to September 15, 2017; anyone whose payment has not been received upon arrival at the Summit must provide check or cash in the amount of $250 for admittance.

Important Logistics:

  • Payments may be made via check or credit card:
    • Checks: Make payable to MSHDA, if for more than one person, please include a list of all names.  Checks should be sent to MSHDA, c/o Becky Search, PO Box 30044, Lansing, MI 48909
    • Credit cards:  Payment link is
  • Lodging:  there is a block of rooms at Grand Traverse Resort, rates are $100 per night plus $14.95 resort fee, state tax, and visitor tax.   Reservations can be made via phone or online at:

Please contact Becky Search at if you are a Summit presenter, keynote or staff volunteer in order to get your complimentary registration code.

2017 Homeless Summit Presentations:

2016 Homeless Summit Presentations:

2015 Homeless Summit Presentations: