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Catalyst Radio: Socially responsible investing with Dr. Deborah Steketee

Submitted 04-20-2018 under NONPROFITS

Host Cindy Kamp discusses socially responsible investing with Dr. Deborah Steketee, Department Chairperson and Professor of Sustainable Business at Aquinas College.

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Abrahamic Dinner offers taste of what's to come during year of Interfaith Friendship

Submitted 04-20-2018 under NEWS

Christian, Muslim, Jewish faith leaders delivered messages to diverse audience over a Mediterranean dinner at the event.

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LINC holds town hall discussing civil rights ordinance proposal

Submitted 04-19-2018 under NEWS

On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, more than 50 people attended the town hall discussing discrimination in Grand Rapids in the areas of housing, employment, public accommodations, and disability.

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WMEAC to host fourth annual Blue Tie Ball

Submitted 04-19-2018 under NEWS

Fundraiser will celebrate Earth Day and help raise money for water protection programs put on by West Michigan Environmental Action Council

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Non-Profit Showcase sits down with Justice For Our Neighbors

Submitted 04-18-2018 under NONPROFITS

Justice For Our Neighbors is a safe haven that provides services for all immigrants

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Grand Rapids Symphony, Symphony Chorus, bound for New York City's Carnegie Hall for Friday concert

Submitted 04-18-2018 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids Symphony, joined by the Grand Rapids Symphony Chorus and Brazilian pianist Nelson Freire, returns to New York City's Carnegie Hall on Friday for the first time in nearly 13 years.

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Screening of 'Nor Any Drop to Drink: The Flint Water Crisis' in Grand Rapids

Submitted 04-17-2018 under NONPROFITS

The documentary will be shown Thursday, April 19 at 6 p.m. at Kindschi Hall of Science (KHS), Grand Valley University, Allendale Campus. This is an opportunity for Grand Rapids to learn more about the Flint Water Crisis and engage around issues of environmental justice.

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Contentious GRPS school board meeting over special education, calls to remove superintendent

Submitted 04-17-2018 under NEWS

It was preceded by a protest outside the administration building by special education advocates and ended in shouting and a call to the Grand Rapids Police Department over an alleged altercation between the head of school security, Larry Johnson and leader of the advocate group, Lily Cheng Schulting

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Downtown Market to host upcoming Flight Friday featuring a selection of bite-sized cuisine

Submitted 04-17-2018 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Downtown Market will host Flight Friday, a food and drink small bites event, from 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.

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Spring brings opportunities to support local, independent radio

Submitted 04-17-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

WYCE's Spring Fund Drive begins Friday, April 20, 2018 and is followed by a programmer training orientation and the National Federation for Community Broadcasters Midwest Summit.

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