Another chance to succeed

At what point is it acceptable to give up on someone? At what point do we stop giving chances? Our society has created a culture that gives up on others too early, and too often. On a regular basis we have individuals that walk through our door completely hopeless....

We believe every individual has value

We believe each individual has a unique value. They are a gift and a treasure. This view applies to every single person in our community, regardless of their past or current situation. We believe that by naming an individual’s value we speak to how they view...

WWMT: The Lori Moore Show [video]

Lori’s guests for our first segment today are Community investment Manager with the Kalamazoo Community Foundation, David Feaster, and Executive Director of Urban Alliance Luke Kujacznski.`Read More <iframe width=”640″ height=”360″...

The most important conversation

This article was originally published on Linkedin. I had an amazing experience a couple months ago, and after processing it all I decided I needed to share the contents of the conversation. For a bit of background, I have been on a journey to understand the race...

Momentum Production Tech Academy May 2016 Graduates

This video powerfully highlights 6 of the 11 graduates of The Momentum Production Tech Academy. The Production Technical Academy was the first ever partnership between KVCC the Groves and Urban Alliance- Momentum Program. This partnership has been life giving to our...

KVCC Focus: Career Academy Collaborates

For the first time in her life, Debbie Kline says she has hope for the future. The 30-year-old St. Joseph County native just completed training in the Momentum program offered by Urban Alliance in the Edison neighborhood and the Production Technician Academy at...