Celebrate Craft Beer Month in Flint & Genesee

Things to Do in Genesee County, MI - Flint & Genesee (FLINT, Mich., June 26, 2015) – Those looking to celebrate Michigan’s Craft Beer Month in July won’t have to travel far:  The brew is bubbling all over Flint & Genesee. Read More »



Innovation, Creativity, Reinvention: The Linkner Perspective

(FLINT, Mich. – June 9, 2015) Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce ‘s Young Professionals welcome four-time tech entrepreneur, hyper-growth CEO, New York Times bestselling author and venture capitalist Josh Linkner to Flint. Linkner will speak July 9 at the Flint Institute of Arts, 1120 E. Kearsley St. Read More »



Adventures Await Students in YouthQuest Summer on the Road Program

Spots Still Open for Middle, High School Students

(FLINT, Mich., June 10, 2015) – Flint middle and high school students still have time to enroll for six weeks of exploration and adventure – all at no cost — as YouthQuest gears up for its Summer on the Road program. Read More »



Flint & Genesee Chamber Welcomes New Members in May

(FLINT, Mich., June 8, 2015) – The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced continued growth in its membership. During May, 11 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 CVB to Hit the Road for Back to Bricks Promo Tour

Events in Flint, MI, Back to the Bricks West Side Promotional Tour -  Flint & Genesee(FLINT, Mich., June 1, 2015) The Back to the Bricks Promotional Tour is gearing up to hit the road, and the Flint & Genesee Convention & Visitors Bureau is hitching a ride. Read More »



New Manufacturing Coalition Seeks to Expand Talent Pool and Opportunities

Manufacturing talent the focus of a June 11 business workshop at MCC

(FLINT, Mich., June 1, 2015) – Local manufacturers have partnered with the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce to broaden the image of manufacturing in the region and expand the talent pool for today’s manufacturing careers. Founding members of the new Flint & Genesee Manufacturing Coalition will work to identify and secure resources for job-driven training programs, and strengthen growth opportunities for local companies while inviting other area manufacturers to get involved. Read More »



Registration Open for Artomotive Competition

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Artists’ Car Hoods Will Hang in Flint Farmers’ Market

(FLINT, Mich., May 21, 2015) – Registration for the annual Artomotive competition is open, and this year’s artists could have their artwork voted on by more people than ever. For the first time, finished pieces will hang prominently in the Flint Farmers’ Market. Read More »



Enrollment is Open for TeenQuest Summer Session

Chamber speaks to TeenQuest students(FLINT, Mich., May 20, 2015) – Enrollment is now open for teens looking to gain pre-employment and leadership skills this summer. The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce will offer a session of its TeenQuest program July 6-30 at Baker College of Flint. Read More »



YouthQuest End of Year Event May 21 will be a Magical Experience

(FLINT, Mich., May 14, 2015) – Start by transforming a gymnasium into an enchanted forest, sprinkle in a couple dozen “magical” characters, invite 1,500 of your closest friends, and Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo – you have the “Magical World of YouthQuest”!

That’s the title of the YouthQuest afterschool enrichment program’s End of Year Event, which will be held 4-7 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at New Creation Church, 3472 Lennon Road, Flint. Students from all 18 YouthQuest program sites and their families will participate.

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Additional Information Sessions Announced for Leadership NOW

Leadership NOW(FLINT, Mich. – May 7, 2015) There is still time for individuals interested in learning more about the new leadership development program, called Leadership NOW. Read More »