STRIVE helps at-risk individuals transform their lives

STRIVE helps at-risk individuals transform their lives

Life can be tough for returning citizens and other at-risk individuals. Finding and keeping a job can be hard for many and for those re-entering society, simply learning how to live in a world outside of prison can be daunting. They need help and support. STRIVE is there to help with training that leads to […]

City Council to discuss allowing medical marijuana facilities in Flint

City Council to discuss allowing medical marijuana facilities in Flint

Kevin Schronce, a lead planner for the City of Flint, believes the city will allow growing facilities for medical marijuana. According to Schronce, the issue is scheduled to be discussed at the city council meeting tonight, March 12, where a presentation from the Michigan Municipal League will provide an estimate of the amount of revenue […]

Cooking up a career: Local chef whips up culinary dishes and creativity at T.aste of C.ulture Catering

Cooking up a career: Local chef whips up culinary dishes and creativity at T.aste of C.ulture Catering

She is known for her “Soul Food Sundays” and “Wing Wednesdays,” especially the “vegan wings,” a novelty when it comes to diehard chicken-lovers. For Talicia Campbell, trying out new things with her emerging business is already old hat. As the owner of T.aste of C.ulture Catering, the young entrepreneur is already pushing her talent in […]

Entrepreneur gains foothold in Flint

Entrepreneur gains foothold in Flint

Kaelin Hurst is a force to be reckoned with. At the tender age of 22, she has already worked for a major public relations firm, on big-name entertainment events, launched Kaelin Ann Co. and produced two sizable events of her own — one in Flint and one in Detroit. All this during, and just after, […]

Neighborhood Engagement Hub helps residents revitalize, restore Flint neighborhoods

Neighborhood Engagement Hub helps residents revitalize, restore Flint neighborhoods

Flint residents are incredibly committed to restoring their neighborhoods. It’s something the Neighborhood Engagement Hub recognizes. The nonprofit organization works to improve the quality of life for communities by working directly with residents and neighborhood organizations, helping them get their projects from the starting point to the finish line. “They have been a part of […]

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