Flint’s resilience and high-growth businesses in the spotlight

Flint’s resilience and high-growth businesses in the spotlight

Continued signs of growth signal Flint’s resilience and are laying the groundwork for Michigan’s next comeback city story. That was the buzz of side conversations occurring at the recent 2017 Art of Achievement Awards event. The question in the room wasn’t whether Flint and Genesee County investments were going to continue, but rather how stakeholders […]

Mobile pantry delivers comforts of wholesome grocery items

Mobile pantry delivers comforts of wholesome grocery items

Comfort food doesn’t need high carbs and added calories when it’s wholesome and delivered close to home. The free mobile food pantry, sponsored by the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan in Flint and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, carries its special brand of comfort to customers once again throughout November at locations […]

Annual fundraiser supports families of incarcerated parents

Annual fundraiser supports families of incarcerated parents

She might not be a fortune-teller, but Shirley Cochran has a knack for influencing the future. As founder of Motherly Intercessions, a non-profit devoted to supporting Flint and Genesee County families of incarcerated parents, Cochran works to help increase successful outcomes for children. Through after-school programs, a summer day camp, life skills training and other […]

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