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Make Magical Holiday Memories in Flint & Genesee

(Flint, Mich., Nov. 17, 2022) Dazzling Christmas lights lining main streets. Exceptional boutiques with gifts perfect for the holidays. Locally owned coffee shops offering holiday drinks and a place to warm up. Winter festivals meant for making holiday memories that will last a lifetime. That’s what you’ll find in Flint and Genesee County, Michigan. With […]

Flint & Genesee Chamber unveils ‘favorite things’ just in time for holidays

(FLINT, Mich., Nov. 15, 2022) With the holiday shopping season upon us, the Flint & Genesee Chamber is encouraging shoppers to purchase their gifts from area businesses this year. Not sure where to start? The division recently solicited gift suggestions from its members and used the submissions to create its first-ever “Flint & Genesee Chamber […]

2022 Art of Achievement Award honorees ‘share a commitment’ to excellence

(FLINT, Mich., Nov. 3, 2022) For the eighth consecutive year, Flint & Genesee Group celebrated some of the region’s most exemplary businesses, community leaders and hospitality professionals during the 2022 Art of Achievement Awards. More than 85 businesses and organizations and 100 individuals were contenders for 14 awards that were presented this evening at the […]

Art of Achievement Awards 2022: ‘And the nominees are…’

(FLINT, Mich., Oct. 27, 2022) The nominations are in and judging is underway for the Flint & Genesee Group’s Art of Achievement Awards. Now in eighth year, this annual awards celebration recognizes business excellence and community leadership in Flint and Genesee County. More than 85 businesses and organizations and 100 individuals are contenders for 14 […]

‘Flint & Genesee Business Bridge’ Kick-off to Empower BIPOC-Owned Businesses

Pre-event workshop to be held Oct. 18  (FLINT, Mich., Oct. 11, 2022) In a continuing effort to address barriers to success for small- and minority-owned businesses, Flint & Genesee Economic Alliance will host the Flint & Genesee Business Bridge Kick-off Oct. 27. It will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at New Jerusalem […]

YouthQuest Hosting Events Celebrating Halloween, Afterschool

Local program celebrating “Lights On Afterschool” with Holiday-Themed Activities (FLINT, Mich. – Oct. 10, 2022) This month, over one hundred students in Flint will participate in events highlighting the importance of afterschool and celebrating Halloween. Between Oct. 20-31, YouthQuest – an afterschool program administered by Flint & Genesee Group – is hosting four Halloween-themed events […]