Displaying items tagged: The Diatribe Inc

Monday, 05 December 2022 17:21

The Diatribe still plans arts, culture hub after $2M Kent County ARPA rejection

GRAND RAPIDS — The Diatribe Inc. will still pursue plans for a mixed-use arts and cultural center despite the controversial removal of its $2 million request from Kent County’s list of federal stimulus-funded projects.

Published in Nonprofits
Thursday, 01 December 2022 13:26

Kent County approves $108M for 30 projects in ‘politicized’ ARPA vote

GRAND RAPIDS — The Kent County Board of Commissioners voted today to allocate $108 million in federal stimulus funds to 30 local projects as several commissioners described the process as highly politicized.

Published in Economic Development
Tuesday, 15 November 2022 17:36

Housing loan fund, public amenities among 21 projects recommended for share of Kent County stimulus funding

Kent County staff have narrowed down more than 300 requests for federal stimulus funding to 21 projects that involve housing, public amenities, support for underrepresented communities, and social programs.

Published in Economic Development

Monday, 11 July 2022 19:37

The Diatribe acquires West Mich. nonprofit with similar mission to empower youth

GRAND RAPIDS — The Diatribe Inc. is acquiring another Grand Rapids-based nonprofit that shares a similar mission of empowering youth and underrepresented populations through art and creativity.

Published in Nonprofits
Friday, 10 June 2022 15:50

The Diatribe receives $75K national endowment grant for GR mural project

GRAND RAPIDS — The Diatribe Inc., a Grand Rapids-based nonprofit that focuses on empowering youth through poetry, has received a $75,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Published in Nonprofits
Monday, 03 January 2022 14:13

The Diatribe plans mixed-use development for new offices, event venue on GR’s south side

GRAND RAPIDS — Leaders of The Diatribe Inc. are planning a mixed-use building that would house the nonprofit’s offices as well as retail storefronts, apartment units and a performing arts venue.