News

  • May 8, 2016

    Flint Child Health & Development Fund (www.flintkids.com) will provide support to Flint Children Exposed to Lead

    FLINT, MI – A group of concerned community members have created a charitable fund so that people nationwide can contribute to support both short and long term needs of Flint’s children exposed to lead. The Fund, established at the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, is a supplemental resource to the...READ MORE
  • May 7, 2016

    Commit to Fit! Certified Healthy Workplaces

    The Greater Flint Health Coalition and Commit to Fit! are pleased to announce that seven Genesee County businesses have qualified for the Commit to Fit! Certified Healthy Workplace Designation. This certification aims to acknowledge local businesses actively working to improve the health of their employees by providing workplace wellness programming...READ MORE
  • April 15, 2016

    Atherton Elementary School Wins the First Annual Commit to Fit! Active Schools Challenge

    Atherton Elementary students and staff have won the first annual Commit to Fit! Active Schools Challenge. The Commit to Fit! Active Schools challenge was designed to promote health and wellness within local schools while creating some “healthy” competition. Throughout the month of March, students from 10 schools strived to achieve...READ MORE
  • March 10, 2016

    Baker College of Flint Wins 2016 Commit to Fit! College Challenge

    Baker College of Flint students have won the 4th annual Commit to Fit! College Challenge. The Commit to Fit! College Challenge promotes physical activity in local colleges by giving students the chance to take part in a little “healthy competition.” Throughout the month of February, students from Mott Community College,...READ MORE
  • March 5, 2016

    Commit to Fit! Active Schools Challenge Open to K-12 Schools in Genesee County

    To promote health and wellness within local schools while creating some “healthy” competition, Commit to Fit!, in conjunction with the Genesee Intermediate School District, announces the 2016 Active Schools Challenge. The Challenge seeks to engage all 21 Genesee County school districts to participate and promote physical activity among their students....READ MORE
  • February 27, 2016

    Community organizations want to hear from you! Please take a survey about health issues in Genesee County

    Genesys Health System, Hurley Medical Center and McLaren Flint, working in partnership with Greater Flint Health Coalition, are conducting a community survey as part of their Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) process. Results from this survey will help: identify and prioritize current and future health care needs in our community...READ MORE
  • January 28, 2016

    Commit to Fit College Challenge kicks off February 1st!

    The Commit to Fit! College Challenge will kick off with a no-holds-barred Dodgeball Tournament Thursday, Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. in the University of Michigan-Flint (UM-Flint) Recreation Center. Participating colleges include Mott Community College, Baker College of Flint, and the University of Michigan-Flint. “This is a fun way to kick-off...READ MORE
  • November 17, 2015

    GFHC’s Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities (FHEO) Program is now accepting applications for Adult, Dislocated and Youth Healthcare Career Training

    The Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities (FHEO) Program is a healthcare sector workforce development program available to all residents of Flint & Genesee County. The purpose of the FHEO Program is to assist unemployed and underemployed adults, dislocated workers, and out-of-school youth (ages 18-24) with obtaining training and employment in the...READ MORE