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Nonprofits

Nonprofit Neighbors provides a place where the community can hear directly from local nonprofits. In this nonprofit-only section, organizations self-publish their news releases, updates and promotional information for the community to see.

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Helping fellow veterans through Veterans Upward Bound

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Featured veteran, William Vanderslik, talks about why he joined Veterans Upward Bound, and how he helps other veterans through the program.

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Catalyst Radio: Anxiety Resource Center

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Host Jessica Young welcomes Suzette Andres and Jennifer Hienskill of Anxiety Resource Center located in downtown Grand Rapids.

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In Season: December 14, 2018

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Looks like our vendors are getting ready for Market tomorrow, but our Headhouse is still open if you'd like to do some gift shopping! We've got a great selection of Market merch, gift certificates + some new children's books and flashcards that we're sure you'll love!

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Bear essentials: Conservation boosts Michigan's black bear population

Submitted 12-13-2018 under NONPROFITS

Black bears are native to Michigan, and their population in the state has been steadily increasing since the 1990s

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Dégagé Ministries helps returning citizens

Submitted 12-11-2018 under NONPROFITS

Being dropped off in the Heartside Neighborhood after spending time in prison with only the clothes on your back is not exactly an easy way to begin a new chapter in your life.

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Kent District Library and The Rapid launch Books on the Bus program

Submitted 12-11-2018 under NONPROFITS

Many buses serving the Greater Grand Rapids area now feature books from Kent District Library.

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Festive Scandinavian-style market supports local artists, encourages spirit of giving

Submitted 12-10-2018 under NONPROFITS

The Kringle Market Holiday Pop-Up is Saturday, December 15 at The Søvengård.

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In Season: December 7, 2018

Submitted 12-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

Garland, and holly, and trees, oh my! If you're still in the market (no pun intended!) for a Christmas tree or some Holiday decor, we've got what you need to make your home (or business) feel more festive.

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Local Junior Achievement program receives grant to grow opportunities for entrepreneurship

Submitted 12-06-2018 under NONPROFITS

Achievement Foundation awards more than half a million dollars in grants to Junior Achievement offices to expand the JA Company Program.

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A two-for-one deal: Volunteers help improve 'rabbitat'

Submitted 12-05-2018 under NONPROFITS

In addition to neighborhoods, rabbits live on public lands and state game areas, where, with a little help from humans, they benefit from improvements to the existing habitat.

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