Flint & Genesee Chamber Welcomes New Members in April

(FLINT, Mich., May 4, 2015) – The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced continued growth in its membership. During April, 14 local businesses joined the organization. These new members represent a wide range of industries and are actively contributing to the success and economic activity of this region. Read More »

Flint & Genesee Chamber Hiring Staff for YouthQuest Program

Interested Applicants Must Apply by May 11

(FLINT, Mich., April 28, 2015) – If you like working with youth and are looking for a job, the YouthQuest afterschool enrichment program has an opportunity for you. Read More »

Registration for Summer YouthQuest Program is May 1-8

(FLINT, Mich., April 24, 2015) – Registration for the YouthQuest summer program will be held May 1-8. Space is limited, so students are encouraged to register early. Read More »

FGCC Public Policy Committee Announces Endorsements for Flint Charter Review Commission

(FLINT, Mich. – April 20, 2015) Today, the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce Public Policy Committee (PPC) announced the endorsement of seven candidates in the May 5 election for the Flint Charter Review Commission. Read More »

B2B Summit 2015: Putting Workforce Excellence & Diversity to Work

(FLINT, Mich. – April 20, 2015) The 2015 Business-to-Business Summit: Putting Workforce Excellence & Diversity to Work is an opportunity for businesses to learn how to recruit and hire people with disabilities. Read More »

Friends of the Capitol Theatre enters purchase agreement to acquire the historic Capitol Theatre

Capitol Theatre, Flint, Michigan

(FLINT, Mich. – April 17, 2015) The Friends of the Capitol Theatre, a subsidiary of the nonprofit Uptown Reinvestment Corporation (URC), today announced that it has signed a purchase agreement with Capitol Theatre Building LLC (Farah Family) to acquire the historic Capitol Theatre building. Read More »

2015 Summer Youth Initiative (SYI) Employers Announced

TeenQuest students interview for summer jobs

Hundreds of Genesee County Teens will be Employed through Chamber Program

(FLINT, Mich., April 16, 2015) – More than a dozen Genesee County employers have been selected to provide jobs for hundreds of teens in the 2015 Summer Youth Initiative (SYI) administered by the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce. Read More »

SBA Offers Specialized Financing Help to Businesses in Flint & Genesee County; Slots Still Available for 8-week Program

(FLINT, Mich. – April 15, 2015) There is still time for small business owners in Flint and Genesee County seeking money to grow their companies to register for Getting to Yes!, a free training program to help established businesses navigate the challenges of securing bank financing. Read More »

30th Annual Old Timers Hockey Tournament Hits the Ice April 10-12

Bill Everett

Director’s Family Honors Wish to Continue Tournament

(FLINT, Mich. – April 8, 2015) Somewhere, Bill Everett is smiling as the beloved ice hockey tournament he directed nearly three decades lives on with the help of his family. Read More »

Seminar Covers Facebook Basics for Business Owners, Marketing Professionals

Flint & Genesee Chamber, American Advertising Federation Launch 2015 Lunch & Learn Series

(FLINT, Mich., April 7, 2015) – The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the American Advertising Federation of Greater Flint (AAF), will kick off its new “Advancing Your Advertising Knowledge Lunch & Learn Series” on April 22. Read More »