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Welcome to the CMC

For over 25 years the Community Media Center has acquired and maintained technology tools, media services and community venues to benefit the Grand Rapids community. Explore this site to discover how CMC's television, radio, IT, education and live theatre resources are here to help you.

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Back in April, Rapid Growth invited a group of people from Grand Rapids to venture to Detroit with us; to tour the city and check out some of the economic success going on.  It went so well, we partnered with Johannah Jelks and Generation X and Y For Michigan (a group devoted to keeping young people in Michigan), expanded on the idea and have invited a group from Detroit to come to Grand Rapids. We plan to give them a tour of some exciting things happening in our community and join some of their...

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GRFroundation Mobile Site

Posted: 04/11/2011

GRFroundation Mobile Site

The CMC IT team is proud to announce the launch of the mobile site for the Grand Rapids Community Foundation. This addition to their current site gives quick access to contact information, grants and scholarships, and My Community Matters, President Diana Sieger's blog. The site also uses a responsive design to optimize it's display across the wide array of mobile devices including tablets.

Visit www.GRFoundation.org on your mobile device to check it out, or use your barcode scanner on the qr code to the right to be directed...

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CMC Created Website Wins Award

Posted: 03/22/2011

CMC Created Website Wins Award

The CMC is proud to join the Grand Rapids Community Foundation in celebrating their website recieving a Bronze Award for excellence in communication from the Council on Foundation’s Wilmer Shields Rich Awards Program. The annual program seeks to recognize and encourage excellence in communications by foundations and corporate giving programs across the nation. Robert King, Vice President PR & Marketing for the Community Foundation had this to say about the experience:

We are very pleased to have a website that is considered one of...
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GRTagTour Launched

Posted: 02/23/2011

GRTagTour Launched

The CMC is proud to announce the launch of www.GRTagTour.com, a smart phone walking tour of downtown Grand Rapids. The site, developed by the CMC IT team, is a collaboration between the CMC, Experience Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids Historical Commission, and Grand Rapids Downtown Alliance, and includes original illustrations by local artist Christy Beckwith. While there is an excellent desktop website, the project is made to be taken on the tour using your internet enabled smart phone. 13 sites for the different stops around downtown are...

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Become a 'CULT CLASSIC' when you support Wealthy Theatre!

You may have heard by now that Wealthy Theatre is, indeed, 100 years old. You may have also heard about our Centennial Campaign that we launched January 1, 2011. With this campaign, we hope to cut overhead through greening initiatives, refresh technologies to maintain a competitive advantage, and broaden community accessibility; thereby helping propel Wealthy Theatre into it’s second century!

If you’re just finding out now about our different Supporter “Thank You” Levels, they are simply various levels that we have created which...

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