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Neighbors Changing Flint – Part 3: Advocacy 5:30 pm
Neighbors Changing Flint – Part 3: Advocacy @ Flint Public Library
May 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Neighbors Changing Flint - Part 3: Advocacy @ Flint Public Library | Flint | Michigan | United States
JOIN US 5:30pm to 7:30pm Wednesday May 2 and May 9 The Flint Public Library, 1026 E. Kearsley Street in Flint, Room 205. Dinner will be served. RSVP Required. Become a champion for your neighborhood! Join us for two days of FREE training on advocacy, policy and using data to create long term positive change in your neighborhood. Safe & Active Genesee for Everyone, Neighborhood Engagement Hub and the University Avenue Corridor Coalition, have teamed up to bring you Neighbors Changing Flint, a free three-part leadership series designed to support you in creating safe, active and healthy neighborhoods. Join Us for Part[...]
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Business Boot Camp 6:00 pm
Business Boot Camp @ Our Lady of Guadalupe
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business Boot Camp @ Our Lady of Guadalupe | Flint | Michigan | United States
Community members are invited to attend a free 5-part business boot camp that will give you everything you need to start your own venture. The series is taught by UM-Flint faculty from the School of Management and the College of Arts and Sciences in local community venues at no cost to participants. Topics include vetting your idea, customer discovery, marketing, financial management and establishing the business. Participants who attend at least three of the workshops will receive a certificate of completion and receive additional business planning services after the end of the series. Two 5-part sessions will be offered in[...]
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Expungement Fair 10:00 am
Expungement Fair @ Bethel United Methodist Church
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Friday, May 4, 2018, 10:00am – 2:00pm, a Criminal Record Expungement Fair will be held at Bethel United Methodist Church, 1309 N. Ballenger Highway, Flint, MI 48504. Participants will learn: About the Expungement Laws in Michigan If you are eligible to have your conviction expunged To prepare the application for Misdemeanor and/or Felony Expungement Get assistance from volunteer attorneys on site Participants in need of financial assistance must meet the eligibility guidelines of Legal Services of Eastern Michigan (LSEM), call 800-322-4512 to be pre-screened and reserve a spot, others call 810 347-6972 or 810 238-3843 to reserve a spot with[...]
Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application 1:00 pm
Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application @ Community Foundation of Greater Flint
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Community Foundation of Greater Flint is hosting four Walk-In Technical Assistance Sessions to answer questions regarding the Neighborhood Small Grants Program grant application. Come join us! Friday, May 4, 2018 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of Greater Flint 500 S. Saginaw Street, Suite 200 Flint, MI 48502 Monday, May 7, 2018 – 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Neighborhood Engagement Hub 3216 M.L. King Ave. Flint, MI 48505 Thursday, May 10, 2018 – 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Habitat for Humanity 101 Burton Street Flint, MI 48503 Friday, May 11, 2018 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of[...]
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Genesee County Historical Society’s Annual Preservation Workshop 9:00 am
Genesee County Historical Society’s Annual Preservation Workshop @ Durant-Dort Carriage Co
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Please join us to learn about how to take care of your older house or building! 9-11:30 am: Porch Repair with Randy Klepinger of Klepinger Construction. We’ll take a site visit to the Nash House to learn how to diagnose porch issues. Then we’ll return to the Durant-Dort to learn how to repair columns and railings, and we’ll learn about epoxy and good porch maintenance. 11:30- 12 noon: Lunch provided 12 noon-2:00 pm: General Maintenance for Historic Buildings with architect Dan Schneider from Neumann/Smith Architecture. This workshop focuses on issues of older buildings, how to remedy them, and how to[...]
May FNU Meeting 9:30 am
May FNU Meeting @ Flint Public Library (Lower Level)
May 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Agenda 9:30am Call to Order, Welcome & Introduction of new members 9:40am Resident Comments, Concerns & Announcements. Share your successes, upcoming events and programs, ask questions, etc… Neighborhood Associations & Block Clubs 10:00am Community Partner Updates – Share important information, upcoming events and programs, etc… Master Plan Flint Police Michigan State Police Flint Fire Department Charter Commission Landbank 10:30am Speaker Presentations – Learn about programs and opportunities Arcadis – Water infrastructure update Mary ZumBrunnen, local author 11:20am 50/50 Drawing 11:30am Adjournment Next Meeting: Saturday, June 2 9:30am, Flint Public Library
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Going Global 5:00 pm
Going Global @ The Ferris Wheel
May 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Going Global @ The Ferris Wheel | Flint | Michigan | United States
Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application 6:00 pm
Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application @ Neighborhood Engagement Hub
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Community Foundation of Greater Flint is hosting four Walk-In Technical Assistance Sessions to answer questions regarding the Neighborhood Small Grants Program grant application. Come join us! Friday, May 4, 2018 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of Greater Flint 500 S. Saginaw Street, Suite 200 Flint, MI 48502 Monday, May 7, 2018 – 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Neighborhood Engagement Hub 3216 M.L. King Ave. Flint, MI 48505 Thursday, May 10, 2018 – 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Habitat for Humanity 101 Burton Street Flint, MI 48503 Friday, May 11, 2018 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of[...]
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Northern Migration of My Family from the South – Tendaji Talks 6:00 pm
Northern Migration of My Family from the South – Tendaji Talks @ Flint Public Library
May 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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Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application 4:00 pm
Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application @ Habitat for Humanity
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The Community Foundation of Greater Flint is hosting four Walk-In Technical Assistance Sessions to answer questions regarding the Neighborhood Small Grants Program grant application. Come join us! Friday, May 4, 2018 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of Greater Flint 500 S. Saginaw Street, Suite 200 Flint, MI 48502 Monday, May 7, 2018 – 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Neighborhood Engagement Hub 3216 M.L. King Ave. Flint, MI 48505 Thursday, May 10, 2018 – 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Habitat for Humanity 101 Burton Street Flint, MI 48503 Friday, May 11, 2018 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of[...]
Business Boot Camp 6:00 pm
Business Boot Camp @ Our Lady of Guadalupe
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business Boot Camp @ Our Lady of Guadalupe | Flint | Michigan | United States
Community members are invited to attend a free 5-part business boot camp that will give you everything you need to start your own venture. The series is taught by UM-Flint faculty from the School of Management and the College of Arts and Sciences in local community venues at no cost to participants. Topics include vetting your idea, customer discovery, marketing, financial management and establishing the business. Participants who attend at least three of the workshops will receive a certificate of completion and receive additional business planning services after the end of the series. Two 5-part sessions will be offered in[...]
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Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application 1:00 pm
Walk-In Technical Assistance Session – Neighborhood Small Grants Program Grant Application @ Community Foundation of Greater Flint
May 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Community Foundation of Greater Flint is hosting four Walk-In Technical Assistance Sessions to answer questions regarding the Neighborhood Small Grants Program grant application. Come join us! Friday, May 4, 2018 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of Greater Flint 500 S. Saginaw Street, Suite 200 Flint, MI 48502 Monday, May 7, 2018 – 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Neighborhood Engagement Hub 3216 M.L. King Ave. Flint, MI 48505 Thursday, May 10, 2018 – 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Habitat for Humanity 101 Burton Street Flint, MI 48503 Friday, May 11, 2018 – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Community Foundation of[...]
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Genesee County Recycle Day 10:00 am
Genesee County Recycle Day @ Grand Blanc High School - West Campus
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Genesee County Recycle Day @ Grand Blanc High School - West Campus | Grand Blanc | Michigan | United States
Genesee County Recycle Day 10:00 am
Genesee County Recycle Day @ Flint Water Service Center
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Genesee County Recycle Day @ Flint Water Service Center | Flint | Michigan | United States
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Northern Migration of My Family from the South – Tendaji Talks 6:00 pm
Northern Migration of My Family from the South – Tendaji Talks @ Flint Public Library
May 15 @ 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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Business Boot Camp 6:00 pm
Business Boot Camp @ Our Lady of Guadalupe
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business Boot Camp @ Our Lady of Guadalupe | Flint | Michigan | United States
Community members are invited to attend a free 5-part business boot camp that will give you everything you need to start your own venture. The series is taught by UM-Flint faculty from the School of Management and the College of Arts and Sciences in local community venues at no cost to participants. Topics include vetting your idea, customer discovery, marketing, financial management and establishing the business. Participants who attend at least three of the workshops will receive a certificate of completion and receive additional business planning services after the end of the series. Two 5-part sessions will be offered in[...]
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Flint Registry Focus Group 3:00 pm
Flint Registry Focus Group @ Neighborhood Engagement Hub
May 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Flint Registry Focus Group @ Neighborhood Engagement Hub | Flint | Michigan | United States
We’re Looking for Your Input! If you or your family were impacted by the Flint Water Crisis, we want to hear from you. We are looking for 10 people to share their ideas during our upcoming Flint Registry Focus Group session. 10 PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE: $50 Gift Card Snacks & Beverages To sign up, please call Karl at 810.232.0070 FOR MORE INFORMATION, email outreach@flint.org or call 810.232.2228.
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Michael J. Thorp Book Release 1:00 pm
Michael J. Thorp Book Release @ Totem Books
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join Michael J. Thorp, a long time television and radio host, for some snacks and Michigan trivia, from his new book; “The (even) Greater, Great Lake Trivia Test II.” Saturday May 19, 1-3p.m. Totem Books 620 W. Court Street (across from The White Horse) Flint MI
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Girls on the Run of Mid Michigan 5K 12:00 pm
Girls on the Run of Mid Michigan 5K
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Girls on the Run of Mid Michigan will Host 5K Event on May 20. Girls on the Run of Mid Michigan will host its 5K event on May 20 at Holt High School. Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based, positive youth development program that uses fun running games and dynamic discussions to teach life skills to girls in 3rd to 8th grade. During the ten-week program, girls participate in lessons that foster confidence, build peer connections and encourage community service while they prepare for an end-of-season celebratory 5K event. Participation in the 5K event on May 20 is[...]
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May Resident Roundtable Potluck! 5:30 pm
May Resident Roundtable Potluck! @ Neighborhood Engagement Hub
May 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
May Resident Roundtable Potluck Wednesday, May 23, 5:30 – 7 pm Neighborhood Engagement Hub, 3216 M L King Ave. Greetings! Please come and join community members at the Neighborhood Engagement Hub to connect and support your neighbors over food. This will be a space for residents to enjoy food and conversations about challenges and opportunities to improve our neighborhoods throughout our city of Flint. We will continue some of the conversations we had from the last potluck and are excited to welcome new topics as well as new faces. We would like to remind you that even though this is[...]
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2018 INSPIRE Leadership Series – George Wilkinson 12:00 pm
2018 INSPIRE Leadership Series – George Wilkinson @ Insight Institute of Neurosurgery & Neuroscience (IINN)
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The INSPIRE Leadership Speaker Series is a suite of thought-provoking presentations featuring community experts sharing their wisdom on various aspects of leadership. Topics could range from servant leadership to casting a vision and making it stick. May 31 | George Wilkinson President NorthGate George Wilkinson is the President of NorthGate, a Tier 1 warehouse-based, third-party logistics (3PL) company in Flint. He is vice chair of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint; a board member of Genesee County Department of Human Services, Hamilton Community Health Network and Habitat for Humanity; and chair of the Education Foundation for Flint Community Schools. Wilkinson[...]