Random Acts

The Giving Index: Tri-County TRIAD

Friday, December 14, 2018

During the month of December, ELi is highlighting the needs of several non-profit organizations that are either based in, or serve the residents of, East Lansing.

The Giving Index: Helping Women Period

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

During the month of December, ELi is highlighting the needs of several non-profit organizations that are either based in, or serve the residents of, East Lansing. 

ELi's Fundraising Efforts Continue

Friday, November 30, 2018

Many local people – and some from far-away who love our groundbreaking community news model – have stepped up to help, bringing us to about 42% of our year-end sustainability goal! How can you help ELi keep going through 2019?

Pickleball Players Give Back to the Community

Friday, September 28, 2018

Over three hundred pickleball players, volunteers, and spectators gathered for the second annual Jim Savage Memorial Pickleball Tournament. Gary Beaudoin reports for ELi.

Burcham Fence “A Testament to the Goodwill of East Lansing Residents”

Monday, September 17, 2018

“My kids were so excited about the whole process...[m]y oldest kept a tally of everyone who came—including four dogs. She counted babies, people we didn’t know, and even people passing by who stopped, grabbed a paint brush and contributed.” Ann Kammerer reports.

Whitehills 5k and Fun Run Returns August 25

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Anyone, from any neighborhood can sign up for fourth annual Whitehills Elementary 5k and Fun Run, but only until the August 23 deadline. Charlie Meyers, a recent graduate of ELi's Summer Youth Journalism Program has the details.

Mobile Clinic Brings Health Services to Residents

Thursday, May 3, 2018

On Wednesday, May 16, the Mobile Health Clinic will visit Edgewood Village Apartments in East Lansing. While there, a team of about ten medical professionals will offer free services to anyone who registers between 2 and 6 p.m. Ann Kammerer has the story/

Local Women, Community Members Join Forces for Library's "Empathy and Equity" Box

Thursday, November 16, 2017

"It's amazing we were thinking along the same lines at the same time," says Flores. "I'm so happy these boxes exist and hoping they will be at other places, too. On the other hand, I'm sad that the need is even there. But it's good that so many people are saying it's not OK and are addressing the issue."

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