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recovery

From Self-Destruction to Self-Awareness

by (Guiding Light)

Submitted 11-18-2019 under NONPROFITS

The story isn’t an uncommon one. Andy was attending high school in Novi, and was a member of the lacrosse team, participating in bowling, and golf. His family belonged to a country club and life was, arguably, good. It started with a bit...

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West Michigan man proves positivity is key to recovery

by (metrohealth2019)

Submitted 06-20-2019 under NONPROFITS

Ed still remembers the moment he took hold of the cockpit controls and flew the small, open-air 1974 Breezy for the first time. He was just 15-years-old, and now, 40 years later, he still recalls his excitement. “People are surprised to hear...

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Small steps, big results

by (Guiding Light)

Submitted 02-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

A new year is often thought of as a new start. For Johnny, this January has been the realization of a long-time goal. This is a special story for me to be able to share with you: the hard work and long road that’s resulted in a new type of...

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New website provides centralized information, resources for people with addiction

by (GRTV)

Submitted 10-26-2016 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Brian Keeley of the Grand Rapids Red Project discusses MIREcovery.info, a one-stop website that provides information on services for people with addiction and their loved ones. The new...

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Our Hope Fundraiser: Flying Standby, a One-Woman Play

by (marcellascott)

Submitted 09-09-2014 under

OUR HOPE ASSOCIATION FUNDRAISER Presenting…Flying Standby   Join us for Our Hope’s 2014 fundraising event featuring Tonya Meeks in the bittersweet one-woman show, “Flying Standby”.  Meeks reveals how the...

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Story Matters: Seth Ricord shares story of addiction, recovery

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-30-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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With demand rising, Food Bank issues plea for more volunteers

by (Feeding America...)

Submitted 10-15-2013 under NONPROFITS

Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank is making a plea for more volunteers. Last year the Comstock Park-based hunger-relief organization was assisted by more than 2,300 volunteers in distributing 23.8 million pounds of food. They are on track to...

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Introducing Marywood Home Health

by (DominicanCenter...)

Submitted 04-03-2013 under NONPROFITS

Marywood Home Health invites you to come to Dominican Center at Marywood  for an informational meeting about the healthcare options available to you through Marywood Circle.  Marywood Home Health is a service of Marywood Circle, a...

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Men's Spirituality Initiative at Dominican Center

by (DominicanCenter...)

Submitted 12-15-2012 under NONPROFITS

DCM now offers several men’s spirituality programs. These programs originated in response to men’s requests for opportunities to work on their spirituality in the company of other men. This initiative is not intended to negate or...

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On Waking Up

by (grdominicans)

Submitted 09-22-2009 under NONPROFITS

By Rosemary Steers Y.M. Foster (a/k/a Sister Yvonne Greiner OP) grew up in Hart, Michigan, the youngest of eight children born to Carrie (Foster) Greiner and Leo H. Greiner. The cover of her second book, “Living with Grace”, displays a tree dressed...

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