Not only does The “New” McCree Theatre bring arts and culture to Flint’s northside, it invests in young artist. An awarded grant from The Hagerman Foundation supports their Summer Performing Arts Camp, After School Performing Arts Workshops, and their Reader’s Theatre. “Well, you know, there are 24 hours in a day … let’s create something beautiful,” Charles Winfrey. Read the full story about The New McCree Theatre here:


Mar 2017

Ele’s Place

We had the opportunity to take a learning tour at Ele’s Place – Flint this week. Ele’s Place offers peer to peer grief support for children, teens, and families. What a special place! To learn more about programs and volunteer opportunities


Mar 2017

“Berston is a place that has weathered its storms, from nearly abandoned to the place it is now: A place filled with activity for young and old, a place where a little boy can watch his dad play basketball and be surrounded by a dozen or so “uncles,” all keenly aware of the influence they—and this place—have on this young life.” The Hagerman Foundation was thrilled to learn of the

What a better way to celebrate both than with Family Literacy. Christ Enrichment Center Family Literacy program at Cummings Great Expectations Early Childhood Center provides resources for parents to be their child’s first teacher. If you TEACH the parent, you’ll REACH the child.

Bringing you a video update this #FlintFwdFriday. We know you're chomping at the bit for an update on The Capitol....

Posted by FlintFwd on Friday, March 3, 2017

So exciting to see the progress being made to The Capitol Theatre and watching it be brought back to life here in Flint. #restoration #CapitolTheatre#FlintFwd   Watch Capitol Theatre video here:

We believe literacy begins at home. We are excited to partner with local organizations promoting literacy for the whole family. The Flint & Genesee Literacy Network is made up of hundreds of organizations and individuals that are committed to improving the quality of life for all learners. Click here to watch this powerful video:    

Check out this video to find out how to participate in the Mattress Firm Foster Kids Dollar Drive! Money will help organizations like Ennis Center pay for extracurricular activities for children in foster care. Every donation stays in YOUR community!  Thank you for helping foster children realize their hopes and dreams.

We proudly support the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Flint, who continue to inspire our youth to see their full potential. Thank you ABC 12 for sharing this great news! Watch the video below:

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