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Proposed Charter Question and Answer Session 6:00 pm
Proposed Charter Question and Answer Session @ Christ the King Catholic Church
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
FLINT, MI – The committee behind Flint’s newest charter proposal is holding community meetings to answer questions on its updates to the 43-year-old document. The Flint Charter Review Commission will host four informational meetings over the next month to explain its proposed changes to the charter on Flint primary ballots Aug. 8. All meetings will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The dates and locations of the meetings are: Tuesday, July 18, Charity United Methodist Church, 4601 Clio Road Thursday, July 20, Asbury Methodist Church, 1653 Davison Road Tuesday, July 25, New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1035 W. Carpenter[...]
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Genesee County Maternal Child Health Network Meeting 1:00 pm
Genesee County Maternal Child Health Network Meeting @ GCHD Burton Health Center
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
We are nearing the final months of the 2017 Maternal & Child Health Community Needs Assessment and a lot of important work will be completed during these months. Please see below for information on the next two Genesee County Maternal Child Health Network meetings where we will be identifying themes and strategic issues based upon collected data that was presented during our June meeting (view the presentation here). Thursday, August 3rd TIME: 1pm-4pm LOCATION: GCHD Burton Health Center, G3373 S. Saginaw St., Burton, MI  48529 Light snacks and refreshments will be provided The purpose of this meeting is to identify themes and strategic issues[...]
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August FNU Meeting 9:00 am
August FNU Meeting @ Woodside Church
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Meeting location at Woodside Church, 1509 E. Court Street @ Gorman Drive.  Across Gorman from MCC. 9:00am: Call to Order, welcome & introduction of new members. 9:10am: Christopher Hill and Rebecca Slabaugh: Arcadis Flint Water Plant Operations update, Q & A 9:30am: Carrie Edwards Clemons: Flint Fire Department, Training session and Escape Ladder Giveaway 9:45am: Old Business, New Business, Breakouts 10:40am: Updates and Announcements Flint Police Michigan State Police Flint Fire Department Charter Commission Master Plan Block Groups and Organizations Flint Public Library 10:50am: 50/50 Drawing 11:00am: Adjournment
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The Language of Inclusion – Tendaji Talks 6:00 pm
The Language of Inclusion – Tendaji Talks @ Flint Public Library
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Tendaji Talks Year 2 Begins August 8 FLINT – March 10, 2017 – The Tendaji Talks, sponsored by Flint’s Neighborhoods Without Borders (NWOB), to commemorate the life and contributions of Tendaji W. Ganges, who died in 2015, continues into its second year of discussions on systemic racism in Flint August 8. Spoken word artist, author and teacher Traci Curie will facilitate a discussion on the language of inclusion. The discussions take place the second Tuesday of each month at the Flint Public Library, a co-sponsor of the series, at 6 p.m. Currie’s topic is a follow-up to her very popular[...]
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Genesee County Maternal Child Health Network Meeting 9:00 am
Genesee County Maternal Child Health Network Meeting @ GISD Center for Countywide Programs (Genesee A Room)
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
We are nearing the final months of the 2017 Maternal & Child Health Community Needs Assessment and a lot of important work will be completed during these months. Please see below for information on the next two Genesee County Maternal Child Health Network meetings where we will be identifying themes and strategic issues based upon collected data that was presented during our June meeting (view the presentation here). Thursday, August 3rd TIME: 1pm-4pm LOCATION: GCHD Burton Health Center, G3373 S. Saginaw St., Burton, MI  48529 Light snacks and refreshments will be provided The purpose of this meeting is to identify themes and strategic issues[...]
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Build a Playground – Hasselbring Park 8:00 am
Build a Playground – Hasselbring Park @ Hasselbring Park
Aug 15 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Build a Playground - Hasselbring Park @ Hasselbring Park | Flint | Michigan | United States
In collaboration with United Way of Genesee County, Make an Impact Foundation and City of Flint, a playground build will take place August 15. Volunteers are needed to help with the finishing touches of the build. This may include hanging signs, cleaning-up the surrounding area, laying mulch, etc. Sign up here
1st Ward Compstat Meeting 2:00 pm
1st Ward Compstat Meeting @ ArchiParks Flint Police Service Center
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dear Community Stakeholder, You are formally invited to the 1st ward community compstat meeting which is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the ArchiParks Flint Police Service Center located on 4535 Martin Luther King Ave. During this meeting, I will be discussing monthly crime statistics, crime patterns, crime hotspots, etc. for the 1st ward of the City of Flint. These meetings will continue to be conducted on a monthly basis. Also, feel free to invite other concerned community members to the meeting. If you would like to participate, please confirm your attendance as well as the attendance of anyone else you are inviting by responding to this email so that I can[...]
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Building a Bridge 8:00 am
Building a Bridge @ First Presbyterian Church
Aug 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Meridian Health Services is proud to present: Building a Bridge – Training for substance use disorder identification and treatment through different professional perspectives. Sponsored by Region 10. The Inaugural Building a Bridge training event will is a collaboration between policymakers, professionals and the individuals we serve to create awareness of unique cultural dynamics within urban, suburban and rural communities. Key stakeholders will have an opportunity to provide valuable information on working with individuals in their specific areas. This training will help to bridge the gaps between individuals who are working with people suffering from substance use and related behavioral health disorders. It[...]
Teen Summit 9:00 am
Teen Summit @ Mott Community College
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Teen Summit @ Mott Community College | Flint | Michigan | United States
The fifth annual Teen Summit takes place this Thursday at Mott Community College. Registration starts at 8:30 AM and the Summit kicks off at 9:30 AM. Young people can enjoy free food and engaging activities throughout the day. Antonio Smith, NCAA champion & pro athlete is the keynote speaker. Organizations bringing large groups are encouraged to register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5thannual_teensummit
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Build a Playground – Broome Park 8:00 am
Build a Playground – Broome Park @ Broome Park
Aug 18 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Build a Playground - Broome Park @ Broome Park | Flint | Michigan | United States
In collaboration with United Way of Genesee County, Make an Impact Foundation and City of Flint, a playground build will take place August 18. Volunteers are needed to help with the finishing touches of the build. This may include hanging signs, cleaning-up the surrounding area, laying mulch, etc. Sign up here
Art on the Bricks Competition 5:00 pm
Art on the Bricks Competition @ Downtown Flint
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Art on the Bricks Competition @ Downtown Flint | Flint | Michigan | United States
Art on the Bricks presented by Communities First, Inc. Flint, Mich.–  Communities First, Inc.is hosting Art on the Bricks and a parking fundraiser this weekend! Art on the Bricks The festivities begin with a Street Art Competition called “Art on the Bricks” at University of Michigan-Flint Outdoor Rink located at 303 S. Saginaw Street.  Artists from Flint, Detroit and Lansing will compete for $1000 in prizes. The audience will have the opportunity to meet the artists, observe the creative process and see the pieces being judged.  Artists will use aerosol paint and have less than 24 hours to create their masterpieces.[...]
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6th Ward Compstat Meeting 1:00 pm
6th Ward Compstat Meeting @ New Community Baptist Church
Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Dear Community Stakeholder, You are formally invited to the 6th ward community compstat meeting which is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the New Community Baptist Church located on 1375 Lavender Ave. Flint, MI. During this meeting, I will be discussing monthly crime statistics, crime patterns, crime hotspots, etc. for the 6th ward of the City of Flint. These meetings will continue to be conducted on a monthly basis. We will be in the Adult Sunday School room. Also, feel free to invite other concerned community members to the meeting. If you would like to[...]
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The Crim 6:30 am
The Crim @ Flint
Aug 26 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Crim @ Flint | Flint | Michigan | United States
Due to Flint River Remediation, the Crim Course is a little different this year. Here is a map and some tips on what to do on race day. The Crim is Going by Your Front Door! Saturday, August 26, 6:30am – 12:00pm The 2017 HAP Crim Festival of Races will take place on Saturday, August 26th. Streets around the race course will close at 6:30am. The course map on the back will help you prepare for road closures that day. Enjoy Flint’s biggest celebration with us! If you’re not racing or volunteering, here are some ideas on how to enjoy[...]
Summer Recycle Day 10:00 am
Summer Recycle Day @ Flushing High School
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Summer Recycle Day @ Flushing High School | Flushing | Michigan | United States
Genesee County is pleased to announce a county-wide Recycle Day collection event for hard-to-recycle items such as household hazardous waste, electronics, tires, and appliances! The event is coming to Flushing High School and the Flint East Water Service Center on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 10 AM until 2 PM. One other Recycle Day event is scheduled for October 21st at Bentley High School and the Flint East Water Service Center. The Recycle Day event allows County residents to bring materials in their vehicle to either location during the listed hours. Recycle Day staff will be available to assist attendees[...]
Summer Recycle Day 10:00 am
Summer Recycle Day @ Water Service Center
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Summer Recycle Day @ Water Service Center | Flint | Michigan | United States
Genesee County is pleased to announce a county-wide Recycle Day collection event for hard-to-recycle items such as household hazardous waste, electronics, tires, and appliances! The event is coming to Flushing High School and the Flint East Water Service Center on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 10 AM until 2 PM. One other Recycle Day event is scheduled for October 21st at Bentley High School and the Flint East Water Service Center. The Recycle Day event allows County residents to bring materials in their vehicle to either location during the listed hours. Recycle Day staff will be available to assist attendees[...]
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Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training 5:30 pm
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training @ Berston Field House
Aug 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training @ Berston Field House | Flint | Michigan | United States
Mark your calendars! The Neighborhood Inventory that many of us have participated in is nearly complete. It is now time for the portal to go live. Training events to update situations in your neighborhood are coming up August 28 & 29. Please look at the attached flyers for more information.
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Come Play in the Dirt 8:30 am
Come Play in the Dirt @ For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum
Aug 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Come Play in the Dirt @ For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum | Burton | Michigan | United States
COME PLAY IN THE DIRT! Join United Way of Genesee County as we make an impact in our community at For-Mar! We’ll restore the tree house understory, mulch the gardens and prepare the hoop house for winter. The morning will end with the Burton Regional Campaign Kick-off and Luncheon. Tuesday, August 29th from 8:30 – 12:30 How Can YOU Get Involved? VOLUNTEER with us as we prepare For-Mar for fall. Participating businesses get a yard sign on-site for the event. Sign-up here. 8:30-11:30 ATTEND our Burton Regional Campaign Kick-off luncheon and presentation of awards to local organizations. 11:30-12:30 SPONSOR the[...]
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training 1:00 pm
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training @ Flint Farmer's Market
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training @ Flint Farmer's Market | Flint | Michigan | United States
Mark your calendars! The Neighborhood Inventory that many of us have participated in is nearly complete. It is now time for the portal to go live. Training events to update situations in your neighborhood are coming up August 28 & 29. Please look at the attached flyers for more information.
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training 5:30 pm
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training @ Brennan Community Center
Aug 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Neighborhood Inventory Portal Training @ Brennan Community Center | Flint | Michigan | United States
Mark your calendars! The Neighborhood Inventory that many of us have participated in is nearly complete. It is now time for the portal to go live. Training events to update situations in your neighborhood are coming up August 28 & 29. Please look at the attached flyers for more information.
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Outreach Worker Summit 8:30 am
Outreach Worker Summit @ Foss Avenue Baptist Church
Aug 30 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Outreach Worker Summit @ Foss Avenue Baptist Church | Flint | Michigan | United States
The next Greater Flint Community Advocate Resource Empowerment (C.A.R.E.) Summit will be held on August 30th at Foss Avenue Baptist Church (1159 E. Foss Ave.) from 8:30-3:30pm. ALL Community Workers are invited to attend this FREE event focused on empowering individuals who engage with the community. We will feature well known community partners and also hear from community leaders such as Dr. Mona Hannah-Attisha. Please view the flyer attached, click the link within it to register, contact Janée at jtyus@flint.org, or complete the form here. Kindly RSVP before August 20th. Feel free to share and forward this email/flyer far and wide.
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