The Rapidian

Grand Rapids

"Dear Commissioner..." 10 Steps for Writing Elected Representatives for Neighborhood Advocates

by (DwellingPlaceCo...)

Submitted 04-04-2019 under NONPROFITS

To many, reaching to a public official about their cares and concerns can be intimidating. Most Americans never reach out to an elected representative, and although there is pessimism about resident power within government, Grand Rapids public...

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In Season: March 30, 3019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 03-29-2019 under NONPROFITS

With Spring's arrival, we are getting excited for Opening Day in May. We will be hosting our annual Spring Clean-Up on April 27 from 1-4p, where volunteers + staff come together to tidy up the Market, plant some flowers, and get the grounds...

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In Season: March 23, 2019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 03-22-2019 under NONPROFITS

We get excited for season changes here at the Market, as it means we'll start seeing different types of vendors, produce, and gardening products on Market stands. We're starting to notice a larger variety of greens + we now have a vendor...

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Grand Raggidy Roller Derby season kicks off with double header against Guelph's Royal City Roller Derby this Saturday, March 23

by (Stuart Orr-Reek)

Submitted 03-21-2019 under LOCAL LIFE

The 2019 Grand Raggidy Roller Derby opener kicks off this Saturday, March 23, as they enter their fifteenth season hosting Royal City Roller Derby of Guelph, Ontario. Held at Griff’s Georgetown, the doubleheader features your Grand Raggidy All...

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In Season: March 16, 2019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 03-15-2019 under NONPROFITS

We'd like to send out a heartfeldt thanks to the amazing community members who came out, ate soup, and shopped at the Market for our Fifth Annual Soup @ FSFM Fundraiser!! We're also incredibly grateful for the restaurants who donated...

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In Season: March 9, 2019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 03-07-2019 under NONPROFITS

Our Winter Market vendors will have a great selection of Michigan food + farm products for you to choose from, as you taste delicious soups, fresh bread, and locally-grown apples and mingle amongst other local food supporters. Wondering what awesome...

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In Season: March 2, 2019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 03-01-2019 under NONPROFITS

Although Winter is still here, we are happy that our Winter Market has been a popular shopping spot through these cold months. Tomorrow is our first Winter Market of March, and we'll have a great variety of vendors for you. We are grateful that...

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In Season: February 23, 2019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 02-22-2019 under NONPROFITS

We also just announced our raffle ticket prices for our Fifth Annual Soup @ FSFM Winter Fundraiser event on March 9! Raffle tickets will be $2 a piece OR $5 for 3! What is the prize? A Winter Market Basket valued at $100, filled with donations from...

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In Season: February 16, 2019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 02-15-2019 under NONPROFITS

If you haven't visited the Market during the colder months, this gives you a great idea of what products + vendors to expect! Tomorrow we are looking forward to hosting 20+ vendors with a great variety of Michigan products to choose from! We...

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In Season: February 8, 2019

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 02-08-2019 under NONPROFITS

Our Winter Market has been a big hit this year, and we are so happy to see everyone getting outside, supporting local farmers + food creators, and connecting with warm smiles and good conversation. As a friendly reminder, this second season Market...

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