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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.

To publish on behalf of your organization, sign up here for an NPO account and gain access to The Rapidian's NPO self-publishing tools.

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Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes Helps Fourth Graders Run School Wide Flea Market

Submitted 12-31-2018 under NONPROFITS

Students learn about entrepreneurship and put their skills to use

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In Season: December 22, 2018

Submitted 12-22-2018 under NONPROFITS

Today's the final Saturday of the 2018 Main Market Season + we've got a great variety of vendors here for you! Whether you have some Holiday gatherings you need to prepare for or if you're looking for a gift for your loved ones, our vendors have something for everyone!

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Great Decisions Series attempts to raise community's Global IQ

Submitted 12-21-2018 under NONPROFITS

The World Affairs Council of Western Michigan presents the annual "Great Decisions" eight-week series on global issues, international relations and foreign policy.

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Cirque stars celebrate the season in Grand Rapids Symphony's Cirque de Noel

Submitted 12-18-2018 under NONPROFITS

Acrobats, contortionists, jugglers, aerial artists and more join Grand Rapids Symphony for Cirque de la Symphonie's 10th annual appearance.

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Concerts Under the Stars return to Grand Rapids Public Museum's planetarium

Submitted 12-18-2018 under NONPROFITS

"Concerts Under the Stars" will run January through March 2019 with performances featuring the sounds of folk, rock, electronic and R&B.

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Late discovery adoptee finds her true self by opening up to past, making connections for future

Submitted 12-18-2018 under NONPROFITS

Adoptees Connect ~ Grand Rapids is part of a national movement with chapters across the country and beyond. This is an oasis for all adult adoptees to come and share their version of adoption. Jillian Blair writes about her journey here.

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Helping fellow veterans through Veterans Upward Bound

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Featured veteran, William Vanderslik, talks about why he joined Veterans Upward Bound, and how he helps other veterans through the program.

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Catalyst Radio: Anxiety Resource Center

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Host Jessica Young welcomes Suzette Andres and Jennifer Hienskill of Anxiety Resource Center located in downtown Grand Rapids.

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In Season: December 14, 2018

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Looks like our vendors are getting ready for Market tomorrow, but our Headhouse is still open if you'd like to do some gift shopping! We've got a great selection of Market merch, gift certificates + some new children's books and flashcards that we're sure you'll love!

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Bear essentials: Conservation boosts Michigan's black bear population

Submitted 12-13-2018 under NONPROFITS

Black bears are native to Michigan, and their population in the state has been steadily increasing since the 1990s

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