Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce'
Samaritas, city of Grand Rapids and chamber receive challenge award to create ‘welcoming’ city.
Thanks to a national initiative in its second year, Grand Rapids will be one of 25 communities getting an assist quantifying the economic contributions of refugees and immigrants. Read More
GR Chamber of Commerce forum discusses a number of current and upcoming policy issues, including Lt. Gov. Brian Calley’s plan.
Eight West Michigan legislators recently sat down for a roundtable forum hosted by the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce to discuss current and upcoming policy issues. Read More
Sonya Hughes is proud of GRACC’s continued leadership in racial equity and its LGBT initiative.
The day the Business Journal sat down with Sonya Hughes, Grand Valley State University’s Johnson Center had just released its VoiceGR survey, which found that racism is “very much an issue” for 11 percent of respondents and “somewhat of an issue” for another 33 percent. Read More
The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce has revealed the 10 finalists for the Athena Young Professional Award, which will be announced Thursday. Read More
West Michigan exporters could see an economic boost now that the Obama administration has given the International Trade Crossing project in Detroit its stamp of approval to move forward. Read More