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Library Fiberglass Chairs and Card Catalogs to be auctioned

We’re out! Let the renovation begin. On Friday, June 12, 2020 Director Schwartz turned the keys over to Clark Construction. We will be opening at Courtland Center later this summer. Liquidbidding.com is auctioning our fiberglass stacking chairs in three lots. The auction ends tonight, Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 9pm. Click on the photos to …

Your Community Could Win a $1,000 Recycling Grant!

The Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission (GCMPC) is looking for input from the general public about recycling in the County. A quick, 5-minute survey has been developed for the public to share their thoughts: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PQKXG5V. By taking the survey, residents will help their community win a $1,000 recycling grant! The top 3 communities with the …

WEBINAR REMINDER: Alliance for Innovation on Maternal Health (AIM)

Join us for our next webinar, Friday, June 26 | 11:30am – 1:00pm! Webinar: (AIM) Alliance for Innovation on Maternal Health AIM – a data-driven maternal safety and quality improvement initiative with the goal of eliminating preventable maternal mortality and sever morbidity across the United States. Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/429941245 …

Job Training Program Aims to Put Flint Residents on Road to Success

The Tire Project to Provide Job Skills to North Flint Residents (Flint, Mich.) – Flint Innovative Solutions has partnered with Delta Tire to launch an innovative program that will help north Flint residents start a career in the automotive repair industry.  The Tire Project is a short-term job training program funded by the Ruth Mott …

Summer Reading Kickoff for all ages

Summer Reading Challenge Virtual KICKOFF and Virtual Concert with the Music Lady We’re still closed physically, but the reading and fun continue! Parents, please encourage your children to continue reading through the summer to maintain and build their reading skills! Need a library card? Due to Covid19 any Genesee County resident may sign up for …

#BlackCommunitiesMatter, #BlackFuturesMatter

Dear NEH Family, Friends and Neighbors, We at the Neighborhood Engagement Hub are disheartened and filled with grief at the continued loss of Black and Brown lives at the hands of police brutality and civilian hate crimes. We would like to take a moment to pay our respects to the families, friends, and neighbors of …

Telephone Town Hall Meetings – June 16 and 17

MDOT to host telephone town hall meetings on state long-range transportation plan Fast facts: The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will host two telephone town hall meetings June 16 and 17. Michigan residents can provide input on the state long-range transportation plan strategies. Michiganders are encouraged to join the conversation online. June 10, 2020 — …

KGCB Neighborhood Program Funding Opportunity

Keep Genesee County Beautiful was notified last week that we received a grant from the Community Foundation to be used to provide neighborhood programs. Due to the COVID-19 situation, instead of funding programs or events in parks that traditionally gather large crowds of people, we are focusing on neighborhood based, social distance, safe programs. Attached …

New Public Health Navigator Program – Seeking Navigators

Michigan United is excited to be launching a new grassroots public health navigator program in Flint. By next week, Michigan United seeks to hire 15 Flint navigators and empower volunteers in the Flint and Genesee County area. We will implement a community based approach to disseminate vital COVID-19 information using our leadership training model to …

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