GR Initiative for Leaders expands partnership with local high schools, colleges

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Submitted 01-22-2015 under NONPROFITS

GR Initiative for Leaders (GRIL) announced their program expansion and continued partnership with local public schools and area ministries to provide leadership development opportunities for high school students. This year begins a three year...

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GRAPE - Grand Rapids Area Professionals for Excellence

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Submitted 01-07-2015 under

Human Capital leaders Dan Barcheski and Lorraine Medici will lead the January GRAPE event.   Dan Barcheski is the CEO of Axios Inc., the 4th largest privately-held employer in West Michigan delivering personalized employment solutions to...

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NPO Showcase: GVSU Master of Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership

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Submitted 10-15-2014 under NONPROFITS

This segment of NPO Showcase features Salvatore Alaimo, Assistant Professor for Grand Valley State University's School of Public, Nonprofit and Health Administration. Dr. Alaimo joins us in studio to discuss the School's new curriculum, a...

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Block Leader Training: Building a Better Block in Your Neighborhood

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Submitted 10-14-2014 under

Oakdale Neighbors is hosting a Block Leader Training on Thursday, October 16, 6-8 PM, at Oakdale Park Church, 961 Temple SE 49507. Anyone is invited to this free workshop. RSVP to [email protected] or 248.2848 or at the...

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Downtown GVSU Toastmasters Club Meeting

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Submitted 09-17-2014 under

“Learn, Speak, Lead!" The GVSU Downtown Toastmasters Club teaches public speaking and leadership skills to anyone interested in improving themselves personally and professionally. Members and guests will have the opportunity to listen and...

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GVSU Downtown Toastmasters Club meeting

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Submitted 09-16-2014 under

“Learn, Speak, Lead!" The GVSU Downtown Toastmasters Club teaches public speaking and leadership skills to students, faculty, administrators, professionals, and anyone in the Grand Rapids community. Members and guests will have the...

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Timothy Leadership Training Institute announces new directors

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Submitted 05-06-2014 under NONPROFITS

The Timothy Leadership Training Institute (TLTI) is pleased to announce the appointment of two new staff members, Jennifer Owens and Albert Strydhorst. Since March 1, Jennifer Owens has served as the Administrative Director of TLTI, handling...

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CMC welcomes SiTE:LAB co-founder Tom Clinton as new Executive Director

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Submitted 04-10-2014 under NONPROFITS

Tom Clinton is joining the Grand Rapids Community Media Center (CMC) team next month as its new Executive Director.  An attorney turned artist, Clinton was a partner at Varnum LLP before returning to school to pursue a bachelor’s in fine...

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GR Initiative for Leaders and Fifth Third Bank Partner to Prepare Students for Career Success

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Submitted 03-31-2014 under NONPROFITS

Instead of hanging out in the lunch room with their peers, students in the GR Initiative for Leaders (GRIL) Ambassador Club at Ottawa Hills High School sacrificed their lunch break to prepare themselves for career success.  Fifth Third Bank...

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Ambassador Club Students at Union High School Urge Peers to Take Action Against Bullying

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Submitted 02-12-2014 under NONPROFITS

The GR Initiative for Leaders Ambassador Club at Union High School held silent demonstrations throughout the school year, urging their peers to take action against bullying.  Students held signs with messages about bullying in the cafeteria and...

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