Communities First, Inc.’s Movies Under the Stars event scheduled for Friday, August 12 has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 13 due to expected thunderstorms. The location and event times remain the same.

“Zootopia” is the featured film, a popular animated tale of Judy Hopps a... read more

Thoughts of the former Flint Farmers Market located at 420 E. Boulevard invoke fond memories of shopping for produce, meeting up with friends and enjoying tasty treats for Flint residents. Since the market moved to its new location on East First Street, the Boulevard building has been vacant.... read more

Communities First, Inc. is once again hosting its popular Movie Under the Stars series, which will feature five different outdoor movies throughout the summer. The organization will show family friendly movies on a 30 foot movie screen, preceded by a pre-party that has games, activities and... read more

A Taste of Culture is coming up and you don't want to miss it! This year's event will be held on April 23 at Greater Heights Academy (3196 W. Pasadena Ave. Flint, Michigan). Representatives from ten different countries will share their cultures through dance, music, food, native dress and more... read more

At Communities First, Inc. we appreciate and celebrate our Team Members. A few years ago we decided that it wasn't sufficient to just refer to them as volunteers, because they are so much more than that! Our team members provide support, manpower, ideas and excitement to our work. They are a... read more

Communities First, Inc. was host to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro during his recent visit to Flint. He and other dignitaries toured Oak Street Senior Apartments and discussed opportunities for other developments. President and CEO, Glenn Wilson was encouraged to... read more

More than 100 people gathered at Flint Institute of Arts on Thursday, Feb. 11 to watch the independent film “Last Night.” The film, a romance drama starring Judi Blair, Danny Gavigan, Benton Greene and Nedra McClyde, was the last screening of Communities First, Inc.’s four-part African American... read more

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, the world will join together to celebrate generosity and to give. Communities First, Inc. is raising $10,000 to match a $10,000... read more

Communities First, Inc. has partnered with the Flint Institute of Arts to host an African American Film Series at the Flint Institute of Arts. The series is designed to inspire, inform, empower and entertain attendees.

“The Culture Shock program provides opportunities for people from... read more

Beginning of July 6, visit Hoffman's Deco Deli in Flint to enjoy "The Green Life" sandwich. This sandwich was design by Communities First, Inc. in honor of our Green Life Community Education Program. This ingredients for this tasty, yet healthy sandwich are: Turkey, Provolone Cheese, Lettuce,... read more