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Submitted 10-21-2016 under NONPROFITS
Rockford's George Goad, newly named principal trumpet of the Columbus Symphony Orchestra, performs for the first time with his hometown orchestra in DeVos Performance Hall
Submitted 10-19-2016 under NONPROFITS
The AIM High Awards will feature a Paralympic medalist, a new volunteerism award, and a prize auction.
A list of locally grown fruits and vegetables along with locally produce products available at your local farmers markets.
Emmanuel Hospice answers some frequently asked questions about hospice care in this week's NPO Showcase.
Submitted 10-19-2016 under NEWS
From October 17 to 24, the third Grand Rapids Improv Festival has shows every day, an improv bar hop, workshops and Improv Chaos.
Submitted 10-18-2016 under PLACE-MATTERS
On any given night, 200 youth in Kent County don't have a place to sleep. Arbor Circle is its annual event on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 to shed light on this issue.
Submitted 10-18-2016 under OPINION
Local media company looks to raise funds to end veteran homelessness and assist veterans with their daily needs through #WhiteOut4Vets campaign.
Submitted 10-18-2016 under NONPROFITS
DreamWorks Animation films are fun for everyone. But they're even better with live music from your Grand Rapids Pops
Staff and clients help each other at Trinity Reformed Church's Northwest Food Pantry.
Guest pianist Joyce Yang entertains with Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, but Grand Rapids Symphony delivers with challenging Concerto for Orchestra by Lutosławski.
Submitted 10-17-2016 under LOCAL LIFE
A conversation with the Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center, an organization that prepares kids for life’s adventures by supporting their writing and amplifying their voices.
Submitted 10-15-2016 under NONPROFITS
When the Soady clan reunites for the opening day of deer season at the family's Upper Peninsula camp, thirty-five-year-old Reuben Soady brings with him the infamous reputation of being the oldest Soady in the history of the Soadys never to bag a buck.
Submitted 10-14-2016 under NEWS
GRPL leads the Reading the Great Lakes and #ReadSoHard book clubs. Each of them features books from a variety of settings, genres and subjects to open up spaces for discussion among readers.
Submitted 10-14-2016 under NONPROFITS
The Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center invites the community to witness young authors' character-creations come to life through the performance of local actors in this hilarious improv comedy show.
Submitted 10-12-2016 under NONPROFITS
Meet Quinn Mathews, WYCE 88.1 FM’s Station Manager, and learn how you can support community radio in this week’s segment of NPO Showcase.
Submitted 10-11-2016 under NONPROFITS
On October 18, Partners for a Racism-Free Community will host the first part of a new series we have launched called Building Blocks centered on understanding the fundamentals of racism.
Submitted 10-11-2016 under PLACE-MATTERS
Wealthy Theatre, with support by Wege Foundation, presents "I Rock My Own" - a groundbreaking digital debut of 100+ portraits of community members with natural hair, in collaboration with Natural Hair GR and ArtPeers - Saturday at 2:00 p.m. (and free screening of Chris Rock's "Good Hair.")
Submitted 10-11-2016 under NEWS
Although the ArtPrize competition has concluded for the year, the ArtPrize Education team isn’t shutting down shop. ArtPrize works closely with ArtPrize Partner Schools throughout the year to design best-practice resources and bring their students' ArtPrize experience into the classroom.
Submitted 10-11-2016 under OPINION
WYCE's Katie Gordon speaks with Nathan Schneider, a journalist and author who covers religion, technology and resistance. His current project is an exploration of models for democratic ownership and governance for online platforms.
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