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February 2020

Learning and Growing Together Series

February 8 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mars Hill Bible Church, 3501 Fairlanes Ave SW
Grandville, MI 49418 United States
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We encourage all current mentors to participate in this 3-hour diversity and inclusion training. The workshop will help mentors focus on breaking cultural barriers, unintentional bias, healing racism, and cross cultural communication. A meal will be provided for this training. Training is for those who will be mentors during the 2019-2020 school year. Sign up for training here!

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March 2020

Burton Special Reader Day

March 2 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Burton Elementary School, 2133 Buchanan Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49507 United States
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This is an annual event to celebrate literacy, reading month, and the power of storytelling. In partnership with GRPS and KSSN, we are inviting special guest readers to read a book (of your choosing or from our library). Individuals from all backgrounds are welcome and we're hoping to get a diverse group of readers (books can be read in English or Spanish). Special readers sign up for a 45 minute time slot between 9a-3p. There's no additional screening, special readers check in at the main office and will be escorted to a classroom. This…

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No School

March 6
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Grand Rapids Public Schools are closed on March 6.

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April 2020

No School – Spring Break

April 3 - April 10
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Grand Rapids Public Schools are closed for Spring Break. We will reopen on April 8.

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Better Together Benefit Dinner 2020

April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Your home computer or cell phone MI United States
Free

Experience Affinity . Meet our students, mentors, and community partners. You’ll experience Affinity and see we’re Better Together. This year, Better Together will be a VIRTUAL EVENT to help the State’s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Better Together is Affinity Mentoring’s largest fundraising event of the year. The funds raised from this event are essential to sustain our organization and support our nearly 300 mentor matches. While this was not an easy decision to make, we are confident it…

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May 2020

Teacher Appreciation Week

May 4 - May 8
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Join us in recognizing and celebrating the teachers at our partner schools during National Teacher Appreciation week.

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Last Week of Mentoring for the 2019-2020 School Year

May 11 - May 15
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**EVENT CANCELLED** Burton School Carnival [End of Year Celebration]

May 15 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Burton Elementary School, 2133 Buchanan Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49507 United States
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In response to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, Affinity will be cancelling all end of year celebration events. Every year Burton holds their annual school carnival and it is the biggest fundraiser of the year. Each mentor match will be provided with up to 4 meal tickets good for a hot dog, chips, and pop. Additional food is available for purchase if you have more than 4 people in your group attending and the money will go toward the school.  In addition to hot…

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Half Day

May 22
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Grand Rapids Public Schools will have a half day on May 22.

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No School – Memorial Day

May 25
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Grand Rapids Public Schools and Godfrey Lee Public Schools are closed for Memorial Day.

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