Excitement Building

Excitement is building here at the Arcadia Institute about the third annual Building a Community of Belonging: A Forum of The Arcadia Institute and its Community Partners on Thursday. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our Partners, Advocacy Groups, Sponsors, and Supporters who have made this event possible. We are very grateful for your involvement in our community and your commitment to making Kalamazoo a community where all people belong. Building a Community of Belonging Forum Partners YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo Kalamazoo Nature Center Boys and Girls Club of Greater Kalamazoo Southwest Michigan Council of Boy Scouts The Portage District Library

Advocacy Groups ARC of Kent County ARC of Michigan ARC of Western Wayne County Disability Network of Southwest Michigan

Sponsors Kalamazoo Community Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services Center for Disability Services Residential Opportunities, Inc. Family & Children Services

Supporters Julie Pell Prevention Works USA Tae Kwan Do YMCA Sherman Lake Kingdom Sports Comstock Community Center Air Zoo

Additional Funding Connections Council Support for this forum was provided by a grant from the Kalamazoo Community Foundation.