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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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Focus on Issues: Community Outreach Court

Submitted 12-19-2014 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids' Heartside social service organizations have teamed up with legal service organizations and the Grand Rapids District Court to form the Community Outreach Court.

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Food Bank asks community to remember hungry during holidays

Submitted 12-19-2014 under NONPROFITS

At the end of another record year, Feeding America West Michigan needs more support than ever to continue meeting the need.

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Walking a tightrope between race, art in Grand Rapids

Submitted 12-16-2014 under NONPROFITS

An interview with artist and teacher Derrick Hollowell about making and selling art- and being seen- in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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In Season: December 13, 2014

Submitted 12-12-2014 under NONPROFITS

A list of locally grown fruits and vegetables along with locally produce products available at your local farmers markets.

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NPO Showcase: Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank

Submitted 12-12-2014 under NONPROFITS

Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank distributes safe, healthy food to pantries and shelters that help the hungry in West Michigan and the Upper Peninsula.

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(Don't) Follow your passion

Submitted 12-11-2014 under NONPROFITS

We all want to be successful. When we do, we talk about our passions, but is that a good idea? One book from the Grand Rapids Public Library says otherwise.

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Story Matters: Mrs. Kelli Breuker explains what she loves about her job

Submitted 12-11-2014 under NONPROFITS

Mrs. Kelli Breuker shares what she enjoys about her work, the neighborhood, and the walking school bus.

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Story Matters: Principal Troy Wilbon talks about favorite part of day at Harrison Park School

Submitted 12-10-2014 under NONPROFITS

Principal Troy Wilbon discusses his work as principle and why he loves the start of the school day.

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Story Matters: Ralph Koll shares memories of living on Westside

Submitted 12-09-2014 under NONPROFITS

Ralph Koll talks about Richmond Park and a memorable blizzard in the 1970s.

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Grand Rapids youth review holiday events at John Ball Zoo

Submitted 12-08-2014 under NONPROFITS

Youth reporters from the The Andy Angelo Press Club attended the annual "Zoo Goes Boo" event and report on their experience.

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