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President’s Report

My first engagement with ISAAC was five years ago in a backroom of Open Doors Church in Kalamazoo’s Eastside neighborhood when Jeremy Orr looked at me and said, “You’re a pastor in the community.

Welcome Torian!

I am excited to introduce ISAAC’s new Office Manager/Bookkeeper, Torian Johnson! A native of Kalamazoo, Torian graduated from Kalamazoo Central and is a longtime supporter of social justice in this community.

Early Childhood & Education Task Force News

Right now, our task force members are carrying out 2-on-1 meetings with people in our community who can inform us about needs in early childhood and education, especially related to literacy and mental health.

Anti-Racism Task Force News

As we move into a new year it is time for the Anti-racism Task Force to reach out into our community and begin the work of relationship building.

“Volunteer of the Year”

Congratulations and a special thank you to Mary Lewis for 12 years of dedicated service to ISAAC and to justice in our community. She has been an amazingly dedicated office volunteer as well as a very active leader on the ISAAC Housing Task Force and the “Vote Yes for Kids” Steering Committee. Thankfully for us, she […]

Our 15th Anniversary Banquet

What a way to start the new year!  We have just heard that our March 12 Banquet speaker cannot come after all, and we haven’t been able to find a strong replacement!