Flint Small Business Assistance Forum Feb. 18

(FLINT, Mich. – Feb. 9, 2016) Business owners feeling the impact of Flint’s water emergency should attend the Flint Small Business Assistance Forum on Feb. 18, from 5-7 p.m., at Berston Field House, 3300 Saginaw St. Read More »



YouthQuest Opens Middle, High School Programs to Entire City of Flint

Things to Do in Flint, MI, YouthQuest student photo - Flint & Genesee(FLINT, Mich., February 2, 2016) – For the first time ever, YouthQuest will open its afterschool enrichment program to all students (grades 7-12) who live in Flint – regardless of where they attend school. Read More »



3rd Annual Flint & Genesee ‘Meet the Buyer’ Larger for 2016

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(FLINT, Mich. – Jan. 20, 2016) The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Region 6 PTAC and the I-69 Thumb Region, are gearing up for the 3rd Annual Flint & Genesee Meet the Buyer event. Read More »



$21,600 to Benefit Youth Enrichment, Teen Employment Programming

Things to Do in Genesee County, MI, YouthQuest Photo(FLINT, Mich., Jan. 15, 2016) – The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced the receipt of $21,600 from several organizations and businesses in support of advancing the success and well-being of local youth and teens. Read More »



Flint & Genesee Chamber Welcomes New Members in December

(FLINT, Mich., January 14, 2016) –The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced continued growth in its membership, with 10 area businesses joining the organization in December. These new members represent a wide range of industries and are actively contributing to the success and economic activity of this region.

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Employers Sought to Hire Local Teens through Summer Youth Initiative

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Nonprofit, For-profit Organizations Eligible for Wage Subsidy Funding

(FLINT, Mich., Dec. 29, 2015) – The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce is seeking Genesee County-based businesses and nonprofits interested in hiring graduates of the TeenQuest pre-employment training program during the summer of 2016. Read More »



Leadership NOW: Application, Selection Period Open for Next Class

(FLINT, Mich., Dec. 21, 2015) – Leadership NOW – Optimizing Leadership Effectiveness is seeking qualified candidates for its intensive, yearlong leadership development program, which kicks off March 17. Read More »



Uptown donates 16-story Riverfront Residence Hall to UM-Flint

Attractions in Flint, MI, Riverfront Residence Hall photo - Flint & GeneseeFlint, Michigan — The University of Michigan-Flint (UM-Flint) is receiving one of the largest donations in its history: a 16-story building featuring academic space, student housing and a conference center.

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Career Edge’s 5 Tips for Starting Your Job Search in the New Year

Free, Pre-Employment Program Now Accepting Registration for January Sessions

 (FLINT, Mich., Dec. 16, 2015) – If you’re aiming to get a job or transition into a new career in 2016, starting with a solid foundation is essential to keeping your New Year’s resolution. This is why the first workshop of the Career Edge series – which is now accepting registration for its January sessions – focuses on the basics. Read More »



Flint & Genesee Chamber Welcomes New Members in November

Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce logo(FLINT, Mich., December 14, 2015) –The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced continued growth in its membership, with seven area businesses joining the organization in November. These new members represent a wide range of industries and are actively contributing to the success and economic activity of this region. Read More »