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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.

Over the past 6 months, we have seen a big increase in demand for our website development services.  This is of course good news and tells us we are providing a great service for our non-profit clients. To help accomodate those needs, we have increased our IT staff and brought on additional web developers.  In order for us to keep providing the same level of service we have for the past decade, we will be increasing the hourly rate for website development from $55/hour to $64/hour.

We are also lowering the cost of some of our hosting...

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Michigan Supreme Court Historical Society Launched

The IT Team is happy to announce the launch of the Michigan Supreme Court Historical Society (www.micourthistory.org). The Michigan Supreme Court Historical Society has a vast wealth of information cataloged for members, researchers, and educators. This information is now stored within a database for ease of retrieval for information and ease of further updates through the CMC's content management system. Explore the site and learn about the history of our Supreme Court.


WM-Alliance Launched

Posted: 03/19/2008

WM-Alliance Launched

The IT Team is happy to announce the launch of the West Michigan Strategic Alliance‚€™s new CMC developed website www.wm-alliance.org. Some highlights include a custom definition system, a much cleaner and easier to use navigation which easily ties in information that could easily be 5 different website into one, and online event registration. Be sure to check out the site and learn more about the alliance.


Daniel Vocino has recently joined the CMC's IT team as a web developer.  He is a recent graduate of Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems.  Daniel's background includes programming websites utilizing CSS, PHP, Javascript, AJAX and MySQL.  In the summer of 2005, Daniel served as a new media intern for Disney Television Internation in London, where he handled content and image additions to their website.  Welcome to the team Daniel!


Grand Rapids Community Foundation Wins Gold for Website

CMC Client Grand Rapids Community Foundation has received four gold awards and two bronze awards for excellence in communication from the Council on Foundation‚€™s 2008 Wilmer Shields Rich Awards Program, one of which was for the website hosted and serviced by the GRCMC IT team.  Each year, this program recognizes private, public and community foundations from across the nation for effective communication efforts to increase public awareness of foundations and corporate giving programs.

Congratulations goes out to Amy Price, Roberta...

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