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Grand Rapids resident to be honored with prestigious Athena Award from U of M

by (erictank)

Submitted 03-18-2014 under NEWS

Lorissa MacAllister, president and founder of Enviah consulting and research firm in Cascade township will be honored with the 2014 Athena Award on Saturday, March 29 at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.  MacAllister is being recognized...

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A Watershed Moment: Catherine's Health Center and the journey to LEED certification

by (Scott Kaplan)

Submitted 06-21-2012 under NEWS

Sometimes referred to as a “free clinic,” the nonprofit Catherine’s Health Center provides healthcare for patients without insurance. When it opened in 1996, it was a nurse-run clinic in the basement of St. Alphonsus...

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Moral Ground 2010: Presidential Recycling

by (Apion)

Submitted 10-18-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

"Yes. Now if you would have asked me that question back in Pennsylvania I would have still answered yes, but I would not have been able to answer how in specifics." ~ Steven Ender, Ed.D., President of Grand Rapids Community College   "Moral...

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Cook Library Center Gets The Gold

by (GAAH)

Submitted 03-22-2010 under NONPROFITS

Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities is pleased to announce that the Cook Library Center was awarded Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council under its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system. The Cook...

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