Ann Pierret

Ann Pierret

Despite experiencing overwhelming challenges these past years, there are so many among us who are grateful for small blessings, and the joy that breaking bread and being together brings us over the holidays. This month, TheHUB celebrates the memories and food traditions we’re building together. Ann Pierret, a reporter at ABC12 – WJRT, is most […]

Ashley Hamilton

Ashley Hamilton

Despite experiencing overwhelming challenges these past years, there are so many among us who are grateful for small blessings, and the joy that breaking bread and being together brings us over the holidays. This month, TheHUB celebrates the memories and food traditions we’re building together. Flint native and Peace Corps. volunteer Ashley Hamilton, who spent […]

Lottie Ferguson

Lottie Ferguson

Despite experiencing overwhelming challenges these past years, there are so many among us who are grateful for small blessings, and the joy that breaking bread and being together brings us over the holidays. This month, TheHUB celebrates the memories and food traditions we’re building together. This year, and every year, Lottie Ferguson, ardent youth champion […]

First Lady Irma Stewart

First Lady Irma Stewart

Despite experiencing overwhelming challenges these past years, there are so many among us who are grateful for small blessings, and the joy that breaking bread and being together brings us over the holidays. This month, TheHUB celebrates the memories and food traditions we’re building together. House of Prayer Full Gospel Church First Lady Irma Stewart […]

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 […]

Flint’s resurgence is evident and the centerpiece of innovative campaign

Flint’s resurgence is evident and the centerpiece of innovative campaign

Positive signs of Flint’s resurgence are undeniable. Palpable energy and gritty determination are in evidence at every groundbreaking ceremony, neighborhood block club meeting, community activity and event we cover. While Flint still faces many struggles, it is certainly on the road to recovery. From its outstanding medical centers, colleges and universities, charitable, cultural and faith-based […]

For One Couple, Flint Was the Promised Land

For One Couple, Flint Was the Promised Land

In this ongoing, exclusive blog series for TheHUB, Lindsay Baywol and Gina Kim chronicled their summer experience in the Diplomat Fellowship for Social Impact. Part of an annual program inviting college students from throughout the country to contribute their talents to Flint, the fellowship exposed them to organizations and residents who benefited from their gifts. […]

The World According to Miss Flora

The World According to Miss Flora

In this ongoing, exclusive blog series for TheHUB, Lindsay Baywol and Gina Kim chronicled their summer experience in the Diplomat Fellowship for Social Impact. Part of an annual program inviting college students from throughout the country to contribute their talents to Flint, the fellowship exposed them to organizations and residents who benefited from their gifts. […]

Living in the Moment

Living in the Moment

Summer of Flint’s frontlines continues with Gina Kim This blog is the second weekly installment in an exclusive contribution to TheHUB by two college students participating in the annual Diplomat Fellowship for Social Impact. The series examines their impressions, observations and input while serving Flint in various capacities that aim to fulfill the goal of […]