The Rapidian


Catalyst Radio: Gilda's Club

Submitted 03-04-2011 under NONPROFITS

Joanne Roehm joins us from Gilda's Club of Grand Rapids, which helps those affected by cancer through their grief journeys. She previews LaughFest, a week-long fundraising bash involving 30 venues, 50


Catalyst Radio: Moms Bloom helping families with newborn get a strong start

Submitted 02-25-2011 under NONPROFITS

Moms Bloom, only a couple of years old, was founded to provide help to families with newborns and moms who may struggle with post-partum. Listen in as co-founder Sara Binkley-Tow shares the inspiratio


A Michigan Film Industry Town Meeting planned

Submitted 02-23-2011 under NEWS


Concert To Help Heartside Neighborhood

Submitted 02-22-2011 under NONPROFITS


Catalyst Radio: UICA's Live Coverage fundraiser pits 50 artists against the clock

Submitted 02-18-2011 under NONPROFITS

Elizabeth Goddard of the Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts gives us a preview of tomorrow evening's Live Coverage. The fundraiser showcases more than 50 regional artists in the last stages of art c


Catalyst Radio: Open Book Project encourages students to define success for themselves

Submitted 02-11-2011 under NONPROFITS

Jamiel Robinson, one of the co-founders of The Open Book Project, joins us on air to share the philosophy of this after-school, urban tutoring program. In the four years since the program started, OBP


New Reporters: What have we gotten ourselves into?

Submitted 02-07-2011 under OPINION