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City Connection - New city Emergency Manager joins Mayor Bliss for in-studio discussion

Submitted 01-06-2020 under NONPROFITS

Mayor Bliss and Allison Farole to discuss city's disaster and emergency readiness programs


In Season Report: January 4, 2020

Submitted 01-03-2020 under NONPROFITS

Come stock up on local veggies as we host our first market of 2020! We will have over 20 local farms and food businesses here to provide you with delicious and healthy fare.


Christmas Eve is the Last Day of The Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign

Submitted 12-23-2019 under NONPROFITS

Volunteers are winding up their bell ringing for the season. With one day remaining in the largest fund-raising campaign of The Salvation Army, this is the last oppoortunity to help with kettles.


Salvation Army looks to finish Red Kettle Campaign strong

Submitted 12-21-2019 under NONPROFITS

The Salvation Army hopes to finish with the highest daily totals ever as Monday & Tuesday donations will all be doubled!


In Season Report: December 21

Submitted 12-20-2019 under NONPROFITS

Get ready for your holiday festivities by stocking up on your favorite locally sourced produce, meats, cheeses, eggs, breads, gifts, and more!


Golden Kettle competition nears conclusion as Monday and Tuesday results will be matched to increase totals!

Submitted 12-19-2019 under NONPROFITS

Heading into the final weekend of bell ringing, Rotarians plan to make moves for the Golden Kettle.


Expressing Passion this Holiday Season

Submitted 12-17-2019 under NONPROFITS

Dwelling Place volunteers improve the lives of people by assembling, creating, and donating supplies for Welcome Home Baskets.


Golden "K" Kiwanis Club surges ahead in the competition for the Golden Kettle

Submitted 12-16-2019 under NONPROFITS

The Golden "K" Kiwanis holds lead over the GR Kiwanis and Kentwood Rotary in The Salvation Army's "Golden Kettle" competition between local service clubs.


Snowy owls' winter arrival is highly anticipated in Michigan

Submitted 12-10-2019 under NONPROFITS

Michigan’s winters are generally comparable to what snowy owls experience in the Arctic during the spring, summer and fall.


Grand Rapids Salvation Army needs more volunteers to help ring bells

Submitted 12-07-2019 under NONPROFITS

The Salvation Army needs more volunteers to man kettles. Only a portion of kettles have coverage, leaving many locations looking bleak.