The New Growth Project in Rockford, MI, Offers a Variety of Employment Opportunities for Neurodiverse Individuals

By: Lindsey Schmidt, Eco-Journalism and Blogging Intern 81% of individuals with cognitive disabilities are unemployed. Christine O’Driscoll and Carly Vanduinen, co-founders of the New Growth Project, both have personal connections…

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Elected officials in Michigan are hearing from concerned environmentalists on the lakeshore thanks to a committee of West Michigan residents

By: Samantha Rypstra, WMEAC Lakeshore Fellow “The areas surrounding the Great Lakes are one of Michigan's best attributes and they need to be restored and protected. As a young voter,…

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