Diversity & Talent Series


The Untapped Labor Market of Refugees Between 2016 and 2018, the immigrant community in Kent County grew by more than 5,000 residents. Today, our community boasts more than 112 countries of origin and speaks close to 40 languages. These neighbors are filling jobs, learning in classrooms, buying homes, starting businesses, and investing in our local […]

West Michigan Minority Contractors After Hours


West Michigan Minority Contractors After Hours Calling all contractors! Join us at The Mitten Brewing Co. for an afternoon of safely connecting with peers and gaining potential business referrals. We will welcome Jeremiah Gracia, Economic Development Director for the City of Grand Rapids, who will provide an overview of the city's inclusion plan. The Grand Rapids Chamber […]