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Register now at http://rhythmrun.com/ Be ready to run the streets in the heat of August as we celebrate health and fitness in the Grand Rapids African American Community. This year’s GRAAHI Rhythm Run 5K will focus on healthy living, get...

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The Grand Rapids African American Health Institute (GRAAHI) currently has the following job opportunities: HNWM Project Manager and HNWM Community Health Worker. These positions are part of a collaborative between GRAAHI and the HealthNet of West Mic...

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Check out the upcoming events for the Strong Fathers Program.  
Strong Fathers was invited to bring three men and their children to Equine Assisted Development at the Great Lakes Horse Ranch and Rehabilitation in Alto, Michigan. For the first time in their lives, these men and children were able to ride horses an...

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Fathers have taught us the difference between a Philips-head and flathead screw driver; as well as the difference between a first down and touchdown. This Father's Day, we said thank you to the men involved in the Strong Fathers Program here in our G...

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Strong Fathers is a Strong Beginnings fatherhood initiative open to all males. Strong Beginnings was created to improve maternal and child health for African American women and their babies. Strong Fathers is designed to assist men in raising healt...

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The Grand Rapids African American Health Institute (GRAAHI) held its second bi-annual “A Night of Soul” gala on June 12th, 2014 in the JW Marriott International Ballroom. The event honored those individuals who have dedicated a lifet...

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Join us for this year's Rhythm Run! Further information coming soon!
Join the Grand Rapids African American Health Institute for our annual open house followed by a special feature presentation of The Best Man Holiday! November 14, 2013 Celebration Cinema South 7:00 Open House 8:00 Movie Showing Tickets: $25 ...

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As a kick off to Let’s Talk Health week, The Grand Rapids African American Health Institute is honored to have Dr. Michelle A. Gourdine, M.D. come and reflect on the importance of women’s health. Dr. Michelle A. Gourdine is a primary ...

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Three years ago, the leaders of six local organizations came together to determine how they can help minority groups living in greater Grand Rapids. Thursday, May 16, 2013 the Urban Core Collective was introduced to the community. The Urban Cor...

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We are excited to announce the launch of our Women's Health Initiative; Real Women, Real Change. Real Women Real Change is a comprehensive health and wellness program that is designed to empower African American Women to live healthier lives thr...

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Be ready to run the streets in the heat of August as we celebrate health and fitness in the Grand Rapids African American Community. This year’s GRAAHI Rhythm Run 5K will focus on healthy living, getting fit and enjoying the Michigan summer he...

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Date & Time: 4/29/2013, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Location: Grand Valley State University, Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences, Grand Rapids, MI Description: In recognition of Minority Health Month, the Health Disparities Reduction...

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A Conversation about Breast Cancer - Hosted By Carol Van Andel Join us on November 13th for our inaugural Breast Cancer Luncheon that will focus on leading advances in breast cancer research, where we will not only celebrate breast cancer survivors ...

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Where hope takes flight..Think of it as the very large scale version of blowing out the candles and making a wish.only this time you offer up hope, launch lanterns and marvel as thousands of them fly into the night sky. Be part of the journey! Ligh...

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On behalf of the Grand Rapids African American Health Institute, We would like to extend our sincere appreciation for your attendance at “An Evening of Soul” GRAAHI’s 10 Year Anniversary Black-Tie Gala on June 14, 2012. We hope you ...

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As a kick off to their 10 Year Anniversary Celebration, The Grand Rapids African American Health Institute (GRAAHI)  and its collaborating partners are honored to have Byllye Avery come and reflect on the importance of women’s health. Byl...

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