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"Culinary Conversations" Focusing on Food Failures at June 18 Meetup

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 06-04-2019 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Downtown Market will host its third Culinary Conversations Meetup on June 18 at 5 p.m., focusing on “Food Failures.” The free event features four local food industry mavens, from the startup and corporate world,...

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Local Junior Achievement program receives grant to grow opportunities for entrepreneurship

by (juniorachievementmgl)

Submitted 12-06-2018 under NONPROFITS

Junior Achievement of The Michigan Great Lakes has received a grant from The Achievement Foundation. The Achievement Foundation has announced the awarding of Hugh B. Sweeny Jr. Grants totaling $585,000 over two years to Junior Achievement offices in...

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Local artist feature from UICA: Lauren Witvoet

by (UICA)

Submitted 11-07-2017 under NONPROFITS

Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts invites you to learn more about West Michigan's creative workforce, neighboring cultural organizations, and about ways to engage with Grand Rapids' art-scene with interviews and guest features...

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Measure What Matters: Community Automotive Repair

by (Local First)

Submitted 06-05-2017 under NONPROFITS

Measure What Matters: Community Automotive Repair This article is part of Local First’s Measure What Matters series, where we interview Local First Members who have taken the Quick Impact Assessment, and learn about how the assessment has...

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Measure What Matters: The Rental Company

by (Local First)

Submitted 05-30-2017 under NONPROFITS

Measure What Matters: The Rental Company    This article is part of Local First’s Measure What Matters series, where we interview Local First Members who have taken the Quick Impact Assessment, and learn about how the assessment has...

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Measure What Matters: C2C Gallery

by (Local First)

Submitted 05-22-2017 under NONPROFITS

Measure What Matters: C2C Gallery This blog post is part of Local First’s Measure What Matters series, where we interview Local First Members who have taken the Quick Impact Assessment, and learn about how the assessment has helped them use...

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Measure What Matters: EcoBuns Baby + Co.

by (Local First)

Submitted 05-11-2017 under NONPROFITS

Measure What Matters: EcoBuns Baby + Co.   This blog post is part of Local First’s Measure What Matters series, where we interview Local First Members who have taken the Quick Impact Assessment, and learn about how the assessment has...

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Free seminar series jumpstarts food entrepreneurs with advice from industry experts

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 02-21-2017 under NONPROFITS

Next month, the Grand Rapids Downtown Market will present its first-ever Recipes for Success series, a three-week program designed for food entrepreneurs. The free educational seminars are aimed at providing industry insight to budding and...

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INsight Series: Providing Alternative Mobility Options in the Workplace

by (Local First)

Submitted 10-03-2016 under

Representatives from Spoke Folks and The Rapid discuss examples of local businesses who are utilizing public and active modes of transportation and the effect it’s had on their workforce and bottom line. Attendees will have...

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Cultured Love first business to "graduate" from Downtown Market Incubator Kitchen

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 11-30-2015 under PLACE-MATTERS

When Jodie and Paul Krumpe’s daughter was first diagnosed with Lyme Disease, they started her on antibiotics, per the doctor’s recommendation. But after finding no positive results with the medicine, they decided it was time to take...

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