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Measure What Matters: Mosby’s Popcorn

Measure What Matters: Mosby’s Popcorn

Local First
5/15/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Diversity, Social Entrepreneurs

Mosby’s Popcorn was founded in 2016, fueled by a love for popcorn, kids and family. Brian and Denise Mosby, owners of Mosby’s Popcorn, originally got their idea for starting a popcorn business from a family member who also owned a popcorn business.

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Measure What Matters: At Your Service Valet

Measure What Matters: At Your Service Valet

Local First
5/3/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

At Your Service Valet is dedicated to having a positive impact on the communities they serve, which is why they recently took the Quick Impact Assessment to become Good for Grand Rapids.

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Learn more about the Good for Grand Rapids award recipients

Learn more about the Good for Grand Rapids award recipients

Mieke Stoub
3/12/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

Thanks again for everyone who came out to help us celebrate business as a force for good! In case you missed it, here is a snapshot of each of the award recipients and the things they do to make our community great.

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Use Your Passion to Define Your Purpose

Use Your Passion to Define Your Purpose

Leandra Nisbet
3/6/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

This week marks the first Good For Grand Rapids awards. The March 8th reception will acknowledge the 70+ local businesses that have completed the Quick Impact Assessment to date, the award finalists and eight award recipients.

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Appreciating the Past While Looking to the Future: Takeaways From the Annual Meeting

Appreciating the Past While Looking to the Future: Takeaways From the Annual Meeting

Leandra Nisbet
2/20/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

Last month, I attended Local First’s Annual Meeting. This was my first time attending this event and I did not know what exactly to expect.

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DornerWorks Joins Local First and Other West Michigan Businesses Building a ‘Force for Good’

DornerWorks Joins Local First and Other West Michigan Businesses Building a ‘Force for Good’

Guest Blogger
1/30/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

Whether its algorithm acceleration, connecting products to the Internet of Things, or developing technology for the autonomous vehicles of the future, DornerWorks understands the value of strategic collaboration.

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