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Flint STRIVE’s north Flint graduates ready to enter the workplace

FLINT, MI, May 25, 2017—Vanessa Terrell, clad in her blue graduation gown, stood in front of a room filled with family, friends and strangers and proclaimed her age: A “seasoned” 60 years. “This is my first graduation,” she said proudly, pausing for a moment. “From anything.” The room erupted in applause, and she explained why […]

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Ruth Mott Foundation awards over $1.8 million to support north Flint

FLINT, Michigan, April 10, 2017 – The Ruth Mott Foundation has awarded more than $1.8 million in grants focused on improving the quality of life for north Flint residents in its first grantmaking cycle of 2017. Altogether, the 18 grants address the issues that north Flint residents identified as the Foundation’s priorities: youth, public safety, […]

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