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Youth PROMISE Act – Add your voice!

This is an easy but powerful way to help change the dynamics that lead to youth violence! It’s a national effort that ISAAC has joined, which would make a huge difference for us locally. Please do your part!

ISAAC Banquet Awards 2014

ISAAC honors Kalamazoo Public Schools, County Board of Commissioners, Friends of Transit & Rev. Rick Tyson THANK YOU to everyone who came to the ISAAC 2014 Banquet! It was a joyful celebration of the past year’s accomplishments, with lots of inspiration for the work to come, from award-winning keynote presenter Elise Bryant and singer and […]

2014 Banquet – Love Will Guide Us

“Love Will Guide Us” is the theme of the ISAAC 2014 Banquet. Please put the date on your calendar: Saturday, March 29, 5:00 seating and 5:30 program, at the WMU Bernhard Center ballrooms. The keynote speaker is an inspiring educator, Ms. Elise Bryant, who’s known in the DC area for her ability to bring people […]

What has ISAAC accomplished lately?

TRANSIT Until this fall, there was no bus service to Pavilion Estates, a large mobile home park east of Sprinkle Road. But with the help of Friends of Transit (founded by ISAAC & Disability Network Southwest Michigan), residents there gathered signatures and spoke to the Kalamazoo County Transportation Authority and Metro Transit. The residents of Pavilion Estates have had a shuttle to the closest bus ever since, and they are about to get regular bus service!

ISAAC Welcomes Two New Staff Members

ISAAC welcomes two new staff members, Johnnie Berry, Community Organizer for Youth Violence & Drug Prevention initiatives, and Vanessa Miller, Community Organizer for Education & Early Childhood initiatives. Both are from the Kalamazoo area and have strong experience locally, working for a more just community. Come meet them March 29 at the ISAAC Banquet!

ISAAC Organizing Skills Training Workshop

If you or someone you know would like to learn the skills to build a more just community, and become more engaged or more effective in ISAAC, don’t miss this chance! There are still a few openings for the ISAAC Organizing Skills Training Workshop on Saturday, November 9, so the due date for applications is […]