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New jobs fair connecting the Black community to growing environmental industry

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 03-10-2016 under NEWS

The Think Green Jobs Fair is a free event designed to connect communities of color with education and jobs in Michigan's growing environmental market. Organized by Alvin Hills IV and Jonathan Jelks, local community organizers and entreprenurs,...

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More action, less talk

by (Endless Opportu...)

Submitted 09-15-2015 under OPINION

Written by Alvin Hills IV, Co-founder fo Endless Opportunities Often times I hear of board position openings that are organized to address many different agendas in the Black community with years worth of meetings and minimal community...

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Strangers to connect at free event designed to create empowered black community

by (jamiel_robinson)

Submitted 06-23-2015 under NEWS

A community collaborative is bringing two respected speakers, Eugene A. Mitchell of New York Life and Margarita "Maggie" Anderson of the Chicago area, to host a Community Conversation Money Matters: Financially Empowering the Black...

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Second annual Black Market event to include awards presentation

by (erictank)

Submitted 11-11-2014 under NEWS

The second annual Black Market, presented by Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses (GRABB) will take place on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22.  On Friday, networking, shopping, a strolling dinner and the inaugural Black Market GRAAB...

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