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Growing Up Blandford Campaign seeks to increase capacity for Blandford Nature Center

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 01-04-2017 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s episode of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Corey Turner, Development Manager at Blandford Nature Center, discusses the Growing Up Blandford Campaign and how this community-supported effort will help Blandford welcome even more...

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Catalyst Radio: GRPM's new exhibit, and GRCMC's on-going collaborations

by Catalyst Radio (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 10-28-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Host Katie Gordon speaks with Christie Bender of the Grand Rapids Public Museum on the new exhibition, Whales: Giants of the Deep, followed by a conversation with Kiran Sood Patel of The Rapidian and Quinn Mathews of WYCE on collaborations at the...

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Support community radio during the WYCE Fall Fund Drive October 14-21

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 10-12-2016 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Station Manager for WYCE 88.1 FM, Quinn Mathews, discusses how WYCE serves West Michigan’s music community and how you can support the station during their Fall Fund Drive October 14-...

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Power seven more years of community journalism

by Elizabeth Rogers Drouillard (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 10-04-2016 under NONPROFITS

We at The Rapidian love helping you get your articles written and your pieces online for our larger community to see. The power of community journalism is in the hands of the people who create it and we love when you get your voice out to greater...

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'Park Once' and get around downtown Grand Rapids

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 09-28-2016 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Grand Rapids Economic Development Services Managing Director Kara Wood discusses the changes that have been made to our city’s parking and public transportation systems, in effect...

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Wealthy Theatre to host free simulcast of 2016 POTUS debate

by Carol Shirey (Carol Shirey)

Submitted 09-26-2016 under NONPROFITS

All are welcome to a simulcast presentation of the first 2016 Presidential national debates on Monday, September 26th at Wealthy Theatre. The debate between the two major party candidates is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. Admission is free. The...

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Young Leaders Against Violence (YLAV) calls for teen leaders to help eliminate violence in our community

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 09-14-2016 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Young Leaders Against Violence (YLAV) mentors Amy Endres-Bercher and Julia Raap discuss the importance of violence awareness and education for teens. You’ll also hear from YLAV teens...

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GRTV premieres new format for NPO Showcase

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 09-07-2016 under NONPROFITS

NPO Showcase, a staple production of GRTV, premieres with a new format today! This past summer, the show took a short hiatus while GRTV staff took time to reimagine the show to better serve the changing needs of nonprofits in our community. Overall...

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Nonprofit sustainability in West Michigan

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 05-25-2016 under NONPROFITS

Here in Grand Rapids, and extending throughout West Michigan, we’re known for our many nonprofit organizations and our culture of philanthropy. From services for those in need, to organizations that support the arts, from nonprofits that...

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Google I/O Extended Conference to be held in Grand Rapids on May 18

by GRTV (GRTV)

Submitted 04-19-2016 under NONPROFITS

An exciting Google conference, I/O Extended, will be held in Grand Rapids on May 18 at the Harris Building. Each year, Google holds their annual I/O event in California to gather the technology and developer communities and to announce new products...

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