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3 Downtown Flint Events Celebrating Small Business Saturday
Tomorrow marks the seventh annual Small Business Saturday – a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. To celebrate, why not visit some of your favorite local businesses tomorrow and get some holiday shopping done while you’re at it? A handful of local businesses and organizations will be hosting special shopping events that bring together multiple vendors. They… Read More 

Success Stories: Q&A with Jerry Hendrix
At 24, Jerry Hendrix can draw a direct line from TeenQuest to his current position at _______, a private equity firm in New York City. During the 2006 Summer Youth Initiative, Hendrix secured a job with the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Flint, where he would continue to work for the next six years. After telling his supervisor at… Read More 

YMCA Santa Run/Walk, Flint, Michigan
Information and dates are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to confirm. Holiday Happenings Monday-Sunday, November 28-December 4: Santa and Friends at Genesee Valley Center, 3341 S. Linden Road, Flint * (810) 732-4000 * (Open during center hours) Visit with Santa and friends, in center court, and walk through the Woodland display, based on the children’s book “Stranger in… Read More 

Wellness Freebies, Discounts Available through Healthy Holidays Challenge
Commit to Fit! is teaming up with the Crim Fitness Foundation to offer the Healthy Holidays Challenge. As part of the four-week initiative, participants are challenged with logging 2,000 wellness points over the course of one month, and earn one point for every minute of activity and 10 points for every minute of mindfulness. Examples of mindfulness activities include meditation,… Read More 

To become a member, contact Heather Kale at or (810) 600-1427, or Steven Elkins at or (810) 600-1419. Gateway Dental - Flint 5321 Gateway Center Blvd. Flint, MI 48507 (810) 250-7191 Contact: Morgan Mikiczenko Gateway Dental - Swartz Creek 4495 Morrish Road Swartz Creek, MI 48473 (810) 635-4439 Contact: Morgan Mikiczenko General Motors - Durant-Dort Factory… Read More