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Inside Track: Curiosity drives Perdue

Kids Count project director for Michigan says adapting to converging identities taught her versatility.

February 21, 2020
Kelsey Perdue’s penchant for variety in her professional life has led her to a new role she says is tying together all of her life experiences and pursuits. Read More

Foundation selects newest board member

February 21, 2020
A West Michigan organization chose an educational leader to sit on its 2020 board. Read More

Nonprofits producing women’s entrepreneurship summit

February 20, 2020
A pair of area nonprofits will host a conference on entrepreneurship for women next week. Read More

Nonprofit elects board leadership

February 19, 2020
A nonprofit that provides student mentoring appointed its next board leaders and several new board members. Read More

Judge rules on Michigan's sex offender registry challenge

February 17, 2020
DETROIT — A federal judge told state officials Friday that the Michigan Legislature needs to bring portions of its sex offender registry law into compliance with constitutional requirements. Read More

Nonprofit appoints new board members and officers

February 17, 2020
A nonprofit that offers resources to female entrepreneurs has a new roster of board members and officers. Read More

Youth golf program expands presence

February 11, 2020
A nonprofit youth development program will be growing into another West Michigan county. Read More

WMCAT to host conference on prosperity

February 11, 2020
West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology (WMCAT) will host a conference this spring “to challenge assumptions and advance conversations on personal and community prosperity.” Read More

Church immigration aide gets prison for defrauding people

February 4, 2020
| By AP
An immigrant who worked for the Roman Catholic Church in Kalamazoo was sentenced to 33 months in federal prison Monday for stealing fees from other immigrants who sought help to stay or work in the country. Read More

Organizations to receive $7.6M in millage funding

February 4, 2020
The organizations to receive the next round of Ready by Five millage funding have been selected. Read More