nonprofits

GRAM on the Green to rock terrace Thursday nights

by (kendravanderlip)

Submitted 07-08-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

In its sixth installment, GRAM on the Green is coming back to the downtown area on Thursday nights July 10- August 14. This free event is held on the museum terrace at the Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM) and Rosa Parks Circle right in front...

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New media project aims to elevate neighborhood voices

by (Community Media...)

Submitted 03-18-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

Elevating Voices, an innovative new community media project, is coming to the neighborhoods of Grand Rapids. The project is headed by the Grand Rapids Community Media Center (CMC) and will teach nonprofits of all types and sizes how to create...

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Conductive Learning Center to Celebrate National Conductive Education Day 2014

by (CLCenter)

Submitted 02-04-2014 under NONPROFITS

On Thursday, February 20th, the Conductive Learning Center asks you to join in the celebration of Conductive Education across the nation. Conductive education is an intensive, multi-disciplinary approach to education, training and development for...

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New Direction for Heartside Gallery

by (Heartside Galle...)

Submitted 01-24-2014 under NONPROFITS

Heartside Gallery and Studio is very proud to announce the hiring of two new employees! Gil Horne and Alysha Lach have been added to the team to implement the Gallery’s goal of expansion to an even broader audience. To do this Heartside has...

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Nonprofit leaders to be recognized at 'not another boring awards ceremony'

by (ynpn.gr)

Submitted 10-16-2013 under NONPROFITS

Working for the greater good, a career in nonprofits can be personally rewarding. But the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Grand Rapids thinks a little public reward goes a long way, too. On November 7, YNPN.GR will host the community in a n...

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New specialty internships to explore local breweries, farmers, creative class

by (Renato)

Submitted 04-08-2013 under NONPROFITS

Imagine spending your summer keeping tabs on our local breweries and sitting down each week to learn a brewer's story. And then sharing it with your community. Or imagine visiting with our local farmers. Or nonprofits. Or the wide variety of...

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Youth Grant Committee to award $45,000

by (GRCommFound)

Submitted 01-25-2013 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids Community Foundation puts a lot of trust in local youth. This can be seen in the important responsibilities put on the Foundation’s Youth Grant Committee, a group of high school students who annually help award $45,000 in grants....

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Relief & development organization changes name

by (worldrenew)

Submitted 09-17-2012 under NONPROFITS

The change, after vigorous debate and ultimate approval among the organization’s stakeholders in the last year, became a clear choice that received the endorsement of Synod, the Christian Reformed denomination’s decision-making body, in...

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Catalyst Radio: GRCF summer jobs program connecting youth with nonprofits

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 06-26-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we highlight the Youth Summer Jobs Program of Grand Rapids Community Foundation. Katelyn Sandor and Roberta King...

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Spontaneous giving surprises Smackdown

by (mmurray)

Submitted 03-30-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

Local nonprofit leaders squared off Friday night in a Nonprofit Smackdown at Wealthy Theatre as part of the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network’s (YNPN) national conference. What began as a fun close to the conference ended as an overwhelming...

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