When you think of MLK Day, you think of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s remembrance. But do you think of a day of volunteer efforts? In Flint, MLK Day is a day of action and service to the community. Many volunteer efforts throughout Flint took place from the Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentoring Inspiration breakfast, […]

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The Community Education office is filled with individuals serving students and the school’s community. On one whiteboard, you will see the after school-schedule which is full of activities for youth and adults. In another corner, you see art projects which are yet to be completed by students. The office is a mix of workspace with […]

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Service, its a term often used to describe giving of your time, talent, or resources to help the greater community. There are many different kinds of service, military, volunteerism, philanthropy, and then one that is critically important to the Flint Community Education Initiative, National Service, or more commonly known as AmeriCorps. The Flint Community Schools […]

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The greater Flint community came out in record numbers this fall in support of a fun, safe and educational flag football and volleyball season. Elementary students, grades kindergarten through sixth, from Flint Community Schools, International Academy of Flint, the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Flint and other school districts displayed their talents and sportsmanship […]

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At Neithercut, we pride ourselves on working together with students, families, and friends to build a healthy community! We understand that a healthy community only happens when the community is involved. We are involving our community by offering places for parents to enjoy open and safe conversations through programs like Muffins with Moms and Dads […]

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International Academy of Flint is the place to be!  Every second Tuesday of the month, we welcome Involved Dad to IAF for our early morning “We Greet our Students.” Involved Dad, an nonprofit organization, is comprised of local community leaders, pastors, professionals, retirees… that are committed to instilling hope and  actively helping to change the […]

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FLINT, Michigan — The auditorium at Durant-Tuuri-Mott Elementary School is buzzing this morning with youngsters wiping powdered sugar from their faces and sipping fresh cider while excitedly gabbing with the men in their lives. This is Donuts with Dad. Sitting with his daughter Brooke, 5, on his knee, Monté Collins reads “Cows in the House” […]

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Doyle-Ryder’s Boys Basketball team will be participating in a pilot-program to integrate mindfulness into their practices. Mindfulness is the moment between stimulus and reaction; in this small moment where we determine what that reaction will be. Through harnessing this moment, the mindfulness pilot aims to guide young athletes to act in a controlled and purposeful […]

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Join us for Adult Ballroom Dance every Thursday from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Our amazing instructor Alex Kadie is experienced to teach all skill levels. Ballroom dance will help enhance your coordination, physical fitness, and social skills. If you are looking for a new hobby this is the place to be! Starting a new hobby such as ballroom […]

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The smooth sounds of Jazz and the smell of perfectly seasoned baked chicken filled the hallways at Eisenhower on a calm October Saturday morning. Families entered the Cadet Community Room ready to learn what all the fuss was about – many asking, “what is a Family Play Date anyway?” Dwayne and Sonyita Clemons, of Total […]

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