Community Development

In The News With its smooth, flat surface, 5K on the Runway offers an opportunity for competitive runners to race toward new PRs.
In The News William S. White receiving the first-ever Philanthropy Compass Prize from the European Foundation Centre in 2009. Photo by Andreas Franke.

Thank you, Bill White. For everything.


Feature Story Shay Oliver will show her fourth collection "Dream Out Loud" at Vancouver Fashion Week on Oct. 13, 2019.
In The News crossover downtown ministries

Comedy for Crossover to feature award-winning comedian Chris Young


In The News Flint's Civic Park neighborhood soon will be home to a 4-acre farm and orchard.

Large urban farm and orchard planned in north Flint


In The News New lighted markers have been installed throughout downtown as part of the new Flint AutoPark system.
In The News Claressa Shields will speak at a Youth Motivational Experience at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, June 30, 2019, at Joy Tabernacle Church in Flint.
In The News "Isn't she beautiful?" says Linn Aikens, who led efforts to cleanup Civic Park's Hidden Park — and thanks to some help, succeeded in a single summer.

Help pours in for woman cleaning up Flint's Hidden Park


Feature Story The Hilton Garden Inn project in Flint is renovating the former Genesee County Savings Bank Building. Built in 1920, it had sat vacant for years.

New hotel in downtown Flint symbolizes city's comeback


In The News The former lobby area of Genesee County Savings Bank will be transformed into an Italian restaurant that features all of its historic grandeur.

Downtown Flint hotel to feature Italian restaurant, rooftop bar


In The News Communities First Inc. hosts a ribbon cutting for the new Coolidge Park Apartments on Sept. 23, 2019.
In The News South African delegates and UM-Flint professor Otrude Moyo  visit Convoy of Hope Saturday as part of their study of Ubuntu in Flint.

South African academics visit Flint to see Ubuntu at work here


Feature Story Civic Park Sign 1

A sure sign of civic pride in Civic Park


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