Kalamazoo Promise http://wmuk.org en WSW: A Culture of Learning http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-culture-learning <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.thelearningnetwork.org/DefaultPermissions/Home/tabid/310/Default.aspx">The Learning Network of Greater Kalamazoo</a> was launched in 2011 as a collaborative effort to get every child in Kalamazoo County ready for school, college and beyond.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:12:20 +0000 Gordon Evans 12575 at http://wmuk.org WSW: A Culture of Learning WSW: WMU's Community Empowerment Center http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-wmus-community-empowerment-center <p></p><p>Western Michigan University launched the <a href="http://www.wmich.edu/empowerment">Community Empowerment Center</a> last year to address the issue of poverty.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 01:05:54 +0000 Gordon Evans 12262 at http://wmuk.org WSW: WMU's Community Empowerment Center WMU Empowerment Center Works to Reduce Poverty and Inequality http://wmuk.org/post/wmu-empowerment-center-works-reduce-poverty-and-inequality <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Western Michigan University launched the </span><a href="http://www.wmich.edu/empowerment" style="line-height: 1.5;">Community Empowerment Center</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in 2013.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 11:44:39 +0000 Gordon Evans 12219 at http://wmuk.org WMU Empowerment Center Works to Reduce Poverty and Inequality WestSouthwest: Communities in Schools looks to eliminate barriers to education http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-communities-schools-looks-eliminate-barriers-education <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://ciskalamazoo.org.wowhostservices.net/Home.aspx">Kalamazoo Communities in Schools</a> has launched a three-year, $4.5-million campaign to fund its operations.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 02:29:41 +0000 Gordon Evans 11703 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: Communities in Schools looks to eliminate barriers to education Kalamazoo Gazette explores drop in juvenile crime in Kalamazoo County http://wmuk.org/post/kalamazoo-gazette-explores-drop-juvenile-crime-kalamazoo-county <p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://topics.mlive.com/tag/juvenile-crime-kalamazoo/posts.html">In a week long series the Kalamazoo Gazette </a>finds there has been <a href="http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2013/12/juvenile_crime_kalamazoo.html">a significant drop in juvenile crime in Kalamazoo County since 2008</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 13:23:48 +0000 Gordon Evans 11212 at http://wmuk.org Kalamazoo Gazette explores drop in juvenile crime in Kalamazoo County