elementary schools

The Salvation Army of Kent County teams up with Walmart to "Stuff the Bus"

by (mroinila)

Submitted 08-02-2021 under NONPROFITS

To meet the need of local children and families during back-to-school season, The Salvation Army of Kent County is working with four area Walmart stores to collect school supplies during the annual Stuff the Bus event this Friday, Aug. 6 to Sunday,...

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Riverside Elementary to serve Boomers once more

by (rachelcc)

Submitted 06-11-2014 under VOICES

Vista Springs, LLC opened Riverside Elementary up to the public on June 5 and 6 so they could walk through the school's halls one more time and remember or imagine school bells, the recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance, Halloween costume...

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City-wide reading program fosters community of young readers

by (Kschmitty)

Submitted 03-29-2013 under NEWS

Every year the Grand Rapids Public Library hosts the One Book, One City reading program for Grand Rapids 4th graders. The program allows the public library to collaborate with individual school libraries for the benefit of Grand Rapids youth....

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Catalyst Radio: Kids Food Basket addressing food insecurity in school-aged youth

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 05-18-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this edition of Catalyst Radio, we learn what it takes for Kid’s Food Basket to feed nearly 4,800 kids dinner each weekday. Our...

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