The Bright Side features positive stories around Michigan and provides useful tips, everything from who to call for foreclosure help to how to improve a small business. It is a completed series of 20 episodes. Each episode is based on a different community economic development theme.

The Bright Side is produced by CEDAM (Community Economic Development Association of Michigan), a Lansing-based nonprofit with a statewide focus. In 2010 the Lansing Public Media Center awarded CEDAM a $25,000 equipment grant to create this show. The show has been supported by numerous other community partners.

Episode 11: Small Business & Tech

Discover historic homes in Detroit rescued from the foreclosure crisis, completely handicap accessible apartments in the UP and brand new town homes providing...

Episode 10: A Place to Call Home

Discover historic homes in Detroit rescued from the foreclosure crisis, completely handicap accessible apartments in the UP and brand new town homes providing...

Housing episode release date postponed

All of the content for the housing episode is ready, save for one feature and the host - thanks for bearing with us! We are trying to finish the episode before the...

Episode 9: AmeriCorps

See how AmeriCorps members make a difference to communities across Michigan. Interested in becoming a member or having an AmeriCorps member help your organization? Visit americorps.org.

Episode 8: Sustainable State

Find out about activities happening across Michigan that are putting the state into the smart future. Features include a solar brewery, nonprofit ReStores and the state's largest wind farm.

Now Playing in Detroit

You can now watch The Bright Side on Comcast Channel 10 and ATT_Uverse. Episodes air in Detroit at 3:00 PM...