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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Chicago’s Principal Priority — Leading our Nationof Chicago promoting the creation of permanent philanthropic capital. Earlier,
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted an hour ago
of Chicago promoting the creation of permanent philanthropic capital. Earlier, she was executive director of the Illinois Arts Council, the state agency responsible for funding the arts. Davis entered the Chicago philanthropy world in 1990 when... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi awards include painter who fights stereotypeswhich promotes art for people with disabilities. The Arts in Community award g
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 hours ago
which promotes art for people with disabilities. The Arts in Community award goes to Oxford-based Yoknapatawpha Arts Council . Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mississippi awards include painter who fights stereotypesdirector of Ballet Mississippi. The Community Arts Leader award goes to V. A.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
director of Ballet Mississippi. The Community Arts Leader award goes to V. A. Patterson, former leader of VSA Mississippi, which promotes art for people with disabilities. The Arts in Community award goes to Oxford-based Yoknapatawpha Arts Counc... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Students with special needs enjoy annual Fall Flingthanked the Fall Fling’s many sponsors for their help in making the event a suc
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 10 hours ago
thanked the Fall Fling’s many sponsors for their help in making the event a success. The sponsors include the Alabaster Arts Council, the Angel Warriors Foundation, Brooklere Pharmacy, State Sen. Cam Ward, Chubbfather’s, E and J Tours, K and J’s... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Students with special needs enjoy annual Fall Flingthanked the Fall Fling’s many sponsors for their help in making the event a suc
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 11 hours ago
thanked the Fall Fling’s many sponsors for their help in making the event a success. The sponsors include the Alabaster Arts Council, the Angel Warriors Foundation, Brooklere Pharmacy, State Sen. Cam Ward, Chubbfather’s, E and J Tours, K and J’s... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Attendance on the rise at Vergennes Boys & Girls Club after changes madehosted four printmaking workshops after it and the city’s Creative Space Galler
The Addison County Independent / Posted 12 hours ago
hosted four printmaking workshops after it and the city’s Creative Space Gallery were jointly awarded a $1,182 Vermont Arts Council grant to have a steamroller press prints in the Kennedy Brothers parking lot on Oct. 14. Some club members’ work... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Valena Randolphof Trustees, Association of African-American Museums, Ohio Association of Museu
Yellow Springs News / Posted 14 hours ago
of Trustees, Association of African-American Museums, Ohio Association of Museums, Learning Centers Network and Springfield Arts Council. When Ms. Randolph was not mentoring students in the community, she was performing one-woman dramatizations of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let's Be Tough On Piracy - Hlongwaneis need to come up with strategies that protect the arts and culture sector. He
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
is need to come up with strategies that protect the arts and culture sector. He made these remarks when he met the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) board at their offices in Mount Pleasant, Harare, recently. "We need to come up with... Read more
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Manning River Times
Cassidy to perform in showcaseThe 12-year-old will perform a selection of music during Spotlight on Taree Art
Manning River Times / Posted 17 hours ago
The 12-year-old will perform a selection of music during Spotlight on Taree Arts Council II. Taree Arts Council member Cassidy Donovan performs during the February showcase and is back again in Spotlight on Taree Arts Council II. Photo: Lauren... Read more
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The Irish Times
Babababa-eautiful: a theatrical experience for babies in Dublinaround incubators at Belfast Children’s Hospital. I Am Baba is an Internationa
The Irish Times / Posted 18 hours ago
around incubators at Belfast Children’s Hospital. I Am Baba is an International Early Childhood Arts Commission funded by Arts Council Ireland. Liz Colman is assistant arts officer with Dublin City Council, part of the local-authority partnership... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Our Towns Calendar: 10/23on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters. Register, 419-637-2173. ● Harvest Moon Ga
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters. Register, 419-637-2173. ● Harvest Moon Gala fund-raiser sponsored by the Grand Rapids Arts Council at Nazareth Hall, 21211 W. River Rd., 5-8:30 p.m. Sunday. Fall dinner, silent auction, door prizes, and... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Runaway Moon’s inspirational 21 Ways To Make The World Last Longer meditates on the little things in lifeStubington. RELATED: Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre season opens Miriam Ma
Revelstoke Review / Posted yesterday
Stubington. RELATED: Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre season opens Miriam Manley, executive director of the Revelstoke Arts Council, said the use of puppetry in adult theatre has been gaining in popularity over the past several years. “There’s... Read more
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The Irish Times
Cork Film Festival to screen some 200 films over 10 daysattend the film festival, with screenings at the Everyman, The Gate Cinema and
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
attend the film festival, with screenings at the Everyman, The Gate Cinema and Triskel Christchurch. With support from the Arts Council and Cork City Council, the festival is expected to generate €2.5 million in revenue locally. According to Ms... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Folklife Festival fill downtown Hannibal, boosts local economyEmery's making a candle right now, so we like to take advantage of what they ha
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
Emery's making a candle right now, so we like to take advantage of what they have." This the 41st year and The Hannibal Arts Council sponsored the festival. Hannibal Arts Council executive director Michael Gaines said over $20,000 people are... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
Raven story shines light at Children’s Showcasecost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 2 days ago
cost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in advance at Tumbleweed Gallery, Penticton Arts Council office, Oliver Veterinary Hospital and online at Eventbrite.ca. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. The... Read more
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BC Local News
Raven story shines light at Children’s Showcasecost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
cost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in advance at Tumbleweed Gallery, Penticton Arts Council office, Oliver Veterinary Hospital and online at Eventbrite.ca. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. The... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Raven story shines light at Children’s Showcasecost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in
Penticton Western News / Posted 2 days ago
cost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in advance at Tumbleweed Gallery, Penticton Arts Council office, Oliver Veterinary Hospital and online at Eventbrite.ca. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. The... Read more
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Keremeos Review
Raven story shines light at Children’s Showcasecost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in
Keremeos Review / Posted 2 days ago
cost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in advance at Tumbleweed Gallery, Penticton Arts Council office, Oliver Veterinary Hospital and online at Eventbrite.ca. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. The... Read more
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Summerland Review
Raven story shines light at Children’s Showcasecost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in
Summerland Review / Posted 2 days ago
cost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in advance at Tumbleweed Gallery, Penticton Arts Council office, Oliver Veterinary Hospital and online at Eventbrite.ca. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. The... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Raven story shines light at Children’s Showcasecost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 days ago
cost $30 or single tickets are $12. Season and single tickets are available in advance at Tumbleweed Gallery, Penticton Arts Council office, Oliver Veterinary Hospital and online at Eventbrite.ca. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. The... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Dish:203-422-6500, or go to www.samuelowen.com. More than 150 lovers of art came ou
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
203-422-6500, or go to www.samuelowen.com. More than 150 lovers of art came out to support ARTS ALIVE! at the Greenwich Arts Council on Greenwich Avenue last Saturday, Oct. 14. The evening featured delicious food from Happiness Is Catering, a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Dish:203-422-6500, or go to www.samuelowen.com. More than 150 lovers of art came ou
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
203-422-6500, or go to www.samuelowen.com. More than 150 lovers of art came out to support ARTS ALIVE! at the Greenwich Arts Council on Greenwich Avenue last Saturday, Oct. 14. The evening featured delicious food from Happiness Is Catering, a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
What's up in Wilmington galleries Oct. 27 for Fourth FridayInvisible Wounds of War project encourages veterans to heal through the cathart
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Invisible Wounds of War project encourages veterans to heal through the cathartic practices of writing and photography. The Arts Council of Wilmington’s ACES Gallery presents “Invisible Wounds of War,” an exhibition of collaborative self-portraits... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Several vying for council seats in Watkinsville, Wintervilleis making her first run for a seat on the council. She is an active member of t
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
is making her first run for a seat on the council. She is an active member of the city serving as a volunteer on the Friends of the Winterville Library, the Winterville Arts Council and on the steering committee of the Winterville Community G... Read more
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The Morning Call
Call Board: Child actors for 'Mr. Bach'Arts Center’s Baker Hall, Lehigh University. Info: bachchoir.org.ARTISTS FOR EX
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Arts Center’s Baker Hall, Lehigh University. Info: bachchoir.org.ARTISTS FOR EXHIBIT ON ENVIRONMENTAL CRISIS The Pocono Arts Council seeks artists for “The Earth Speaks IV, " a juried exhibit on the climate and environmental crisis and how they... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Prairie Arts Council revives ‘Christmas Fairy Queen’Tieman, Drew Pranka and Anjeli Patel. PRINCETON — Dates have been set and tick
Bureau County Republican / Posted 3 days ago
Tieman, Drew Pranka and Anjeli Patel. PRINCETON — Dates have been set and tickets may now be purchased for the Prairie Arts Council (PAC) 2017 Christmas musical, “The One, the Only, Christmas Fairy Queen.” Christmas shows for the past several... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Tofino artist a finalist for Salt Spring National Art Prizein awards, as chosen by an independent jury from across Canada. This exciting e
Alberni Valley News / Posted 3 days ago
in awards, as chosen by an independent jury from across Canada. This exciting endeavour is an initiative of the Salt Spring Arts Council SSAC, which represents the Arts for Salt Spring Island, one of Canada’s premier arts communities.” Winners will... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Comox Valley Community Foundation announces major boost in fundingNorth Island College Foundation, Sid Williams Theatre Society, Comox Valley Hea
Comox Valley Record / Posted 3 days ago
North Island College Foundation, Sid Williams Theatre Society, Comox Valley Healthcare Foundation, Comox Valley Community Arts Council, Comox Valley Hospice Society and several others. Third, through scholarships that are awarded to local... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Music inspired by the seasonfor Autumn takes place on Friday, Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m. at Our Redeemer Lutheran C
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 days ago
for Autumn takes place on Friday, Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m. at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1370 Church St., Penticton. Tickets are $30 or $25 for seniors/youth, on sale at The Book Shop on Main and at the Penticton Arts Council office and at t... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Neon Fox Studio brings a bit of Brooklyn cool to Wilmington27 for Fourth Friday Gallery Nights, a self-guided tour of downtown Wilmington
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
27 for Fourth Friday Gallery Nights, a self-guided tour of downtown Wilmington art studios and galleries organized by the Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County. Each Fourth Friday, Tyndall plans to feature a guest artist and exhibit... Read more
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chroniclelive
Music to the ears! School pupils learn to play instruments under special schemeStrings made a special visit to Bridgewater to perform for pupils and answer an
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
Strings made a special visit to Bridgewater to perform for pupils and answer any questions they had. In Harmony, funded by Arts Council England and Department for Education, is one of six projects in England. It aims to inspire and transform the... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
30 artists, 22 studios, 1 weekendwrote. The tour route is self-guided. Visitors can walk, bike or drive. Printe
Yellow Springs News / Posted 3 days ago
wrote. The tour route is self-guided. Visitors can walk, bike or drive. Printed guides, with maps, are available at YS Arts Council Gallery, 111 Corry St; the Yellow Springs train station, on the bike trail; and various locations around town. A... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Ping Pong Bests Piano, Bikesget some public exposure, and even earn a little extra money. He said that he w
New Haven Independent / Posted 3 days ago
get some public exposure, and even earn a little extra money. He said that he would like to work with Make Haven, the Arts Council, and any interested local artists to come up with visual designs for these “mobile stages” and then construct... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Mid-Norfolk museum receives Arts Council England accreditation Fakenham Museum of Gas and Local History. Picture: Fakenham Museum A mid-Nor
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Fakenham Museum of Gas and Local History. Picture: Fakenham Museum A mid-Norfolk museum of local history has again received full arts council accreditation. To send a link to this page... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss literary icon Heidi ready for her Hindi debutDeosthale told swissinfo.ch. The whole project took a year and a half to compl
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
Deosthale told swissinfo.ch. The whole project took a year and a half to complete, and was supported by the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia, which will bear 60% of the publishing costs. It remains to be seen if the Hindi version will... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
CAROL FEENEY: Award-winning documentary Oct. 20the gala). The 50th Anniversary Birthday Bash, produced by Elaine A. Small and
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 3 days ago
the gala). The 50th Anniversary Birthday Bash, produced by Elaine A. Small and Joe Callahan, with proceeds to the Quinte Arts Council takes place October 21 at 8 p.m. at Sans Souci Banquet and Conference Centre. euG. In addition to performances... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Playboy features first transgender Playmate60 years, much of it in and around the area. These should be right at home for
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
60 years, much of it in and around the area. These should be right at home for the next few weeks. The Champaign County Arts Council is offering its first exhibition of Bronkar’s art focusing on landscapes and buildings and pieces never before... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Unalaska clinic faces funding crisisneed to meet the same requirements," Reinders said. The support program annual
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 3 days ago
need to meet the same requirements," Reinders said. The support program annually funds various non-profits, including the arts council, community television, and the museum. Kaech was hired just two months ago, coming from Olympia, Wash., where... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fifty Shades of Rahmfrom City Hall. And Illinois Democratic political boss Mike Madigan installed h
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
from City Hall. And Illinois Democratic political boss Mike Madigan installed his wife, Shirley, as head of the Illinois Arts Council decades ago. Angry artists can be dangerous for politicians. It’s best to keep them happy. After releasing the... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Enterprise funds look healthyBrian Housh will write a draft Complete Streets policy for a future discussion
Yellow Springs News / Posted 4 days ago
Brian Housh will write a draft Complete Streets policy for a future discussion with Council. • Council heard from Arts Council member Nancy Mellon regarding that group’s desire to move its permanent collection from the Antioch University... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Poetry series to begin Friday, Oct. 20, in Bristolwhat we no longer remember: who we are,/to whom the loon calls across the empti
The Addison County Independent / Posted 4 days ago
what we no longer remember: who we are,/to whom the loon calls across the emptiness.” The readings, which are free and open to the public, will be followed by conversation and light refreshment. This event is supported by the Vermont Arts Co... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Governor's Award honors Vermont's unique author-illustratorwill be recognized in his adopted home state with The Governor’s Award for Exce
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
will be recognized in his adopted home state with The Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts, presented by the Vermont Arts Council and Gov. Phil Scott at a public celebration at the Highland Center for the Arts in Greensboro The award is the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
New Salford studio is home to emerging and established contemporary artistsand established contemporary artists since it opened only seven months ago. Th
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
and established contemporary artists since it opened only seven months ago. The venue, which has been supported by Arts Council England and Tom Bloxham, chairman of regeneration company Urban Splash, has been spearheaded by local artists... Read more
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The Irish Times
That’s entertainment: Enya on song as Riverdance profits dipdecline in income was largely due to a big fall in box office receipts, which f
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
decline in income was largely due to a big fall in box office receipts, which fell from €111,595 to €29,237 and in Arts Council-related revenues, which were down to €360,000 from €576,750 in the prior year. Abridged accounts filed this... Read more
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MLive.com
West Michigan philanthropist Helen DeVos diesin 2010, the Distinguished Citizens Award from the Gerald R. Ford Boy Scouts Co
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
in 2010, the Distinguished Citizens Award from the Gerald R. Ford Boy Scouts Council in 2003 and the Grand Rapids Arts Council Award in 1978. Being a mom and grandparent were roles she cherished the most. "I think her view of a... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Travelling Letter Exchange will celebrate art of letter writinga letter in return from another participant and a selection will be published i
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
a letter in return from another participant and a selection will be published in e-book form in early 2018. Funded by the Arts Council, the bureau is a piece of furniture inspired by what author Jane Austen may used. The Travelling Letter Exchange... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Out and About in PetalumaLife), speaking on “The Legal Right to Create: Intellectual Property vs. Free S
Petluma360.com / Posted 4 days ago
Life), speaking on “The Legal Right to Create: Intellectual Property vs. Free Speech.” Sponsored by the Petaluma Arts Council. Thursday, Oct. 19. Socializing begins at 6:30 p.m., and the ideas flow at 7 p.m. $18.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Relaunched Arts Award to Recognise Contributions of Seychellois in Arts DevelopmentThe Seychelles' National Arts Council is re-launching the arts award for the fi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Seychelles' National Arts Council is re-launching the arts award for the first time in 13 years. The award is not a competition but is held to recognise the contribution of local artists to different forms of art. All entries for the award must... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Committee Handpick Tanzania Representative At World Beauty Pageant Show in Chinasay they have been forced into this unorthodox method due to the delay of getti
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
say they have been forced into this unorthodox method due to the delay of getting clearance from the National Arts Council (Basata), a body that sanctions such contests. According to Lino International Agency, they only received the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
West Michigan philanthropist Helen DeVos dies at age 90in 2010, the Distinguished Citizens Award from the Gerald R. Ford Boy Scouts Co
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
in 2010, the Distinguished Citizens Award from the Gerald R. Ford Boy Scouts Council in 2003 and the Grand Rapids Arts Council Award in 1978. In 2014, the DeVos Family, headed by Mr. and Mrs. DeVos, was presented with the William F.... Read more
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