Teeing Off: Flint pride movement catches fire

Teeing Off:  Flint pride movement catches fire

Marcus Bieth is a firm believer Flint is making a comeback. He’s seen it. The co-owner of Flint City T-Shirts was barely 16 when he started working at the shop screen printing garments. Back in 2003, few businesses were downtown and Saginaw Street was a lonely strip with that small shop, Paul’s Pipe Shop, the […]

EmpowerHER gives Flint women incentive to problem solve

EmpowerHER gives Flint women incentive to problem solve

Women are accustomed to solving problems, particularly in the workplace. Whether that problem solving occurs inside or outside the home, we are always prepared to listen, suggest, help friends, families, and the causes we care about. Ford Motor Company Fund and Michigan Women’s Foundation recognize women’s strengths and their value in and out of the […]

Legacy builders: Family construction team tackles water line

Legacy builders: Family construction team tackles water line

For Rhonda Grayer, building a better Flint  has been a family affair. The vice president of W.T. Stevens Construction leads a competitive contracting company, named for her father, at a pivotal moment in the community. While many local businesses call on construction experts to help remodel and literally re-create their images, the very infrastructure of […]

Flint Sprint: Collaborative initiative aims to improve quality of life for residents in 60 days

Flint Sprint: Collaborative initiative aims to improve quality of life for residents in 60 days

Flint Sprint involves a wide variety of projects that serve a diverse group of community organizations and their constituents. “Flint Sprint will have a great impact on the well-being of our community from improved customer service delivery to better access to health and wellness, more resources for small businesses and increased literacy among toddlers,” says […]