CRI Delivers Findings from Mayor Heartwell’s Community Conversations About Children

Our Community’s Children recently announced key findings from Mayor Heartwell’s Community Conversations About Children Initiative. In his State of the City Address in January, 2012, Mayor George Heartwell charged the Johnson Center’s Community Research Institute (CRI) with collecting data from these conversations. In six months, 250 youth and over 500 adults participated.

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Johnson Center Provides Workshops for National Junior Achievement Leadership Conference

The Johnson Center is providing four key workshops for the national Junior Achievement Leadership Conference to be held July 16-19, 2012 in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich. Activities will focus on leadership, innovation and impact. Workshops and presenters are:Understanding Today’s Donors: What Motivates Them to Give? Matthew DowneyEngaging and Retaining the New Volunteer: How

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