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(FLINT, MICH. – JULY 22) The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced the 2011 Katharine Roat Stevens Scholarship Recipients.  They are Sarah Caitlin Woods, Ardelia Bailey and Leecia Charese Barnes.  The scholarships are awarded annually to competitively selected female seniors with an interest in entrepreneurship who are graduating from Genesee County schools.  The scholarships are given annually through… Read More 

“We congratulate U.S. Representative Dale Kildee on his much deserved retirement. He has had a distinguished career in public service with unparalleled accomplishments. “For 36 years, he has been a significant force in Michigan and the nation, working tirelessly for his constituency. He has been a longtime partner to the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, working with us on… Read More 

For those who have not ventured into downtown Flint, Michigan for the last few years, or those who have never had the pleasure of visiting this historic city, there is much to be discovered.  Thanks to major restoration and renovation work that has been underway for several years, the City of Flint is not only being restored to its former glory,… Read More 

Magna Electronics Technology, Inc. recently announced a $64.8 million expansion of operations here in Genesee County, MI. The expansion will create 385 jobs over the next five years, including engineering, operations and management positions. (more…) Read More 

A 2011 recipient of the Trade and Industry Development Magazine CiCi Award, Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy was honored for positively impacting the local economy and community in Genesee County. Diplomat was chosen from hundreds of candidates to be one of 15 most impactful economic development projects in the nation.   (more…) Read More