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Moving Flint Forward

Flint & Genesee Economic Alliance, General Motors launch grant program’s fifth year (Flint, Mich., Feb. 19, 2024) Today, Flint & Genesee Economic Alliance and General Motors (GM) opened applications for the fifth round of Moving Flint Forward. Thanks to funding from GM, the small business grant program will award 17 grants of up to $10,000 […]

Discover area businesses with new Flint & Genesee Chamber website

(Flint, Mich., Feb. 15, 2024) Supporting local businesses just got easier with the launch of a standalone website for the Flint & Genesee Chamber. The new FlintandGeneseeChamber.org provides a more streamlined experience for Chamber members and the people interested in doing business with them. “The Flint & Genesee Chamber supports the individual and collective success […]

Explore Flint & Genesee Brings 22 Meetings, Events to Genesee County in 2024

(FLINT, Mich., 01/08/2024) Explore Flint & Genesee, Genesee County’s Convention & Visitors Bureau, secured 22 meetings and events to Flint & Genesee this year resulting in approximately 8,000 hotel room nights for the region. These bookings bolster tourism in the area and have a positive economic impact on the region.   “This year, we have an […]

Sandra Etherly-Johnson named to Crain’s Detroit Business’ ‘Notable Leaders in DEI’

(FLINT, Mich., Nov. 13, 2023) Today, Crain’s Detroit Business released its 2023 Notable Leaders in DEI. Among the leaders listed is Sandra Etherly-Johnson, executive director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and Community Relations at the Flint & Genesee Group. “In 2020, the Flint & Genesee Group made a commitment to create a more inclusive workplace […]

Celebrating excellence: Flint & Genesee Group reveals 2023 ‘Art of Achievement’ awardees

(FLINT, Mich., Nov. 9, 2023) – This evening, over 500 community members joined together to celebrate some of the many organizations and individuals making a positive impact in Genesee County during the Flint & Genesee Group’s ninth annual Art of Achievement Awards. More than 80 organizations and 120 individuals were contenders for 14 awards that were […]