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In The News Rootless Coffee Co. founders (left to right) Dom Kohn, Sean Murray, and Jonathan Diener.

New Flint company blending creativity with coffee


In The News Dr. Debra Furr-Holden is one of nine community members on a city of Flint task force to help give input from the community to law enforcement.

How Michigan moved the needle on racial disparities in COVID


In The News New Crim Fitness Foundation CEO Lauren Holaly-Zembo moved into the role on September 1.

“We want to be a model for the rest of the nation”


In The News TK Thomas, a student at Flint Southwestern, is creating an app to help kids battling mental health issues.
In The News "Our front porch on my house in Fairfield Village Neighborhood is our bright spot, coping mechanism, and general happy place."

Our front porch is our happy place


In The News Dr. Debra Furr-Holden and Ja'Nell Jamerson were recently named to the Ruth Mott Foundation Board of Trustees.
Feature Story Tiara Willingham, 28, Flint resident, stated, “It’s not about black or white blood. We all bleed the same blood. We all need to get together.”

“All we ask is to be treated equally and left alone”


Feature Story The Reyes home on Bishop Avenue has witnessed four generations with Ricky Reyes now raising his grandson in his childhood home that he bought in 1984, initially bought in 1960.

‘This is home’: Why these longtime residents stayed in North Flint


In The News Students at GVRC are continuing to receive arts programming virtually through Youth Arts: Unlocked.
Feature Story Kyle Kuzma working with young basketball players during his 2019 camp at Powers Catholic High School.
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Help Center Food Distribution

October 27, 2020, 10 a.m.
Asbury United Methodist Church
Flint's weekly food and water distribution at Asbury United Methodist Church (1653 Davison Road). This event occurs weekly on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m., although it is best to arrive and line up early.
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Help Center Food Distribution

October 29, 2020, 10 a.m.
Greater Holy Temple
Flint's weekly food and water distribution at Greater Holy Temple (6702 N. Dort Highway). This event occurs weekly on Thursdays at 10 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m., although it is best to arrive and line up early.
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Halloween Trunk or Treat

October 30, 2020, 5-7 p.m.
Potter Elementary School
Potter Elementary School (2500 N. Averill Avenue) and YouthQuest are hosting a Halloween Trunk or Treat drive-through event from 5-7 p.m. on October 30. Cars should keep their lights on as they drive through and kids will receive candy and toy bags. 
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Halloween Trunk or Treat

October 31, 2020, 2-4 p.m.
Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village
The Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village (4119 Saginaw Street) is hosting a Halloween Trunk or Treat from 2-4 p.m. on October 31. Trophies will be given for Best Costume and Decorated Car. Arrive one hour early to decorate. 
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