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Nonprofit Neighbors provides a place where the community can hear directly from local nonprofits. In this nonprofit-only section, organizations self-publish their news releases, updates and promotional information for the community to see.

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Meijer Gardens' 25th Annual Butterfly Exhibition Explores an Era of Discovery and Highlights the Story of the Wardian Case

Submitted 01-30-2020 under NONPROFITS

Thousands of butterflies fly freely in the Lena Meijer Tropical Conservatory March 1 through April 30.

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The Salvation Army Recognizes the Grand Rapids Golden K Kiwanians

Submitted 01-29-2020 under NONPROFITS

The first-ever Golden Kettle Award was won by the Grand Rapids Golden "K" Kiwanis Club. A volunteer appreciation event at Fulton Heights Citadel brought out over 30 volunteers to receive certificates and recognition for their efforts in the Red Kettle Campaign.

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GRAMMY® Nominated Guitarist and Multi-Talented Musician Raul Midón will debut in Grand Rapids, MI on February 27 at St. Cecilia Music Center

Submitted 01-28-2020 under NONPROFITS

GRAMMY® Nominated Raul Midón - dubbed "an eclectic adventurist" by People magazine - has collaborated with such heroes as Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder and Bill Withers, along with contributing to recordings by Queen Latifah, Snoop Dogg and the soundtrack to Spike Lee's She Hate Me.

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In Season Report: January 25, 2020

Submitted 01-24-2020 under NONPROFITS

Apples, Beans and Carrots! Oh my! Second Season Market is in full swing so come out this Saturday the 25th to shop from an assortment of amazing local products.

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In Season Report: January 18, 2020

Submitted 01-17-2020 under NONPROFITS

Snow is coming... But so are our vendors! Stop by the market to pick up all your local food and artisan-good necessities.

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GRAMMY(r) Award Winning Bluegrass Band The Infamous Stringdusters to make their debut appearance in West Michigan on February 6 at St. Cecilia Music Center

Submitted 01-16-2020 under NONPROFITS

The GRAMMY® Award-winning Bluegrass Band The Infamous Stringdusters will bring new heights to the Royce Auditorium stage with their high energy, expressive blend of All-American bluegrass combined with heartfelt lyrics and strands of rock, jazz, funk, country and more.

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Amethyst Bee Cakery Graduates from Downtown Market Incubator Kitchen

Submitted 01-16-2020 under NONPROFITS

Amethyst Bee Cakery, a micro-bakery launched in the Grand Rapids Downtown Market incubator kitchen, is now in the process of graduating and recently opened a storefront in Rockford. Owner Paula Reed offers small-batch treats including cookies, macarons, custom cakes and cupcakes.

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The 21st Annual WYCE Jammie Awards returns to The Intersection this Valentine's Day

Submitted 01-16-2020 under NONPROFITS

The event features 25 live music performances and 16 awards given to the best music released in the past year. Various awards are selected by WYCE programmers, critics, and by community voting.

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Guiding Light Seeks Sponsors for Second 'Sober Bowl' Watch Party

Submitted 01-14-2020 under NONPROFITS

Guiding Light is seeking sponsorships for its second annual “Sober Bowl” – a sober watch party for the National Football League’s championship game.

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Guiding Light to Host Winter Ministry Update Luncheon Jan. 22

Submitted 01-14-2020 under NONPROFITS

The community is invited to Guiding Light's free Winter Ministry Update Luncheon on Wednesday, Jan. 22 at Calvin University.

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