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Food Bank seeks 80,000 meals on #GivingTuesday

Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank
Mon, 11/30/2015 - 10:33am

NONPROFITS: Feeding America West Michigan hopes to raise $20,000 to support hunger relief in an online campaign.

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Local brewery to host tree lighting, ornament event to raise funds for Westside organization

Elizabeth Rogers Drouillard
Tue, 12/01/2015 - 11:33am

NEWS: Harmony Hall brewery will be kicking off the holidays with new beers and a fundraiser for the Westown Collaborative.

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"Coming Home" exhibition shared at UICA now through February

Lydia Zilinsky
Tue, 12/01/2015 - 11:31am

LOCAL LIFE: The new series of exhibits features Michigan artists and themes of local platforms for creativity.

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Grand Caroling hits right note to rouse holiday spirit downt...

Matthew Gryczan
Tue, 12/01/2015 - 11:32am

OPINION: Local choral groups will lead community sing-alongs on the steps of Welsh Auditorium for the first three Fridays in December. The free public event promises to rekindle the spirit when downtown Grand Rapids was the retail hub of the city.

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Area refugees work to overcome cultural barriers, challenges

Elizabeth Rogers Drouillard - 12/01

As local refugees work to help their children navigate the school system while navigating a new culture themselves, the West Michigan Education and Cultural Center provides education and liaison services as they build community in West Michigan.

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