The Rapidian

Health

2012 Aids Walk vital for thousands

Submitted 10-12-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

The AIDS Walk Grand Rapids is focused on funding prevention, care and advocacy programs in the local community.

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Women of God

Submitted 10-11-2012 under NONPROFITS

We will spend the morning viewing, discussing and praying with the documentary film, Women & Spirit: Catholic Sisters in America.

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Self-Compassion Saturday: A Day Retreat for Women

Submitted 10-11-2012 under NONPROFITS

Learn how you can overcome the tendency to put yourself last on the list.

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Women under 40 urged to take control of breast health

Submitted 10-08-2012 under NONPROFITS

Early detection saves lives! Women under age 40 often are not aware of their own breast health, dismiss a lump as nothing, or are paralyzed by fear. Waiting can change the course of a woman's life and that's why Planned Parenthood is urging women to seek help if they notice changes in their breasts.

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La Leche League of Grand Rapids remembers longtime leader

Submitted 09-29-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Members of La Leche League of Grand Rapids gather to remember recently deceased leader Juliet Kauffman

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Blessing of the Animals

Submitted 09-21-2012 under NONPROFITS

All animals, their owners and families are invited to a Blessing of the Animals on October 7, 2012 at 3:00 pm - Saint Francis Sculpure Garden located on the Marywood campus.

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Relief & development organization changes name

Submitted 09-17-2012 under NONPROFITS

With 50 successful years of international development work and disaster intervention under its belt, CRWRC is not only celebrating its golden anniversary this year, it is publicly changing its name to World Renew.

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Million Meal March raises $48K ahead of Saturday hike

Submitted 09-12-2012 under NONPROFITS

Sponsors have contributed over $48,000 as Feeding America West Michigan prepares for Sept. 29 hike.

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Documentary traces American epidemic: childhood hunger

Submitted 08-30-2012 under NONPROFITS

The final event in Hunger Action Week 2012 explores childhood hunger and provides opportunities to help.

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Pulling back the curtain on hunger relief

Submitted 08-30-2012 under NONPROFITS

On the third day of Hunger Action Week, nonprofits open their doors to the public.

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