GB Turkey Trot Supports MLGF!

The Grand Blanc Running Peeps presented a check to MLGF League Director Brian Caine for the new Miracle League Field.

Thanksgiving came early for the Miracle League of Greater Flint!

The charity is grateful for the $2,500 donation it received this week from the Grand Blanc Running Peeps. The group holds an annual race every year on Thanksgiving, and proceeds from the race go to local charities. This year, MLGF was selected as a recipient!

The group is looking for both participants and volunteers for this year’s race which takes place 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 23. The race begins at Leo’s Coney Island in Grand Blanc. For details on the fun and how you can help, click here to learn more.

Thanks Grand Blanc Running Peeps for moving us closer to creating a Miracle League field in Genesee County!

 

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Harvesting Success!

The yoga fundraiser at Spicer Orchards on October 20th was a joyful success!

Nearly $200 was raised for the Miracle League of Greater Flint. Yogis came out for a beautiful sunset practice in the apple orchard. Yoga teacher Amy Cross of Prana Yoga Center in Grand Blanc led the group through a series of gentle poses and stretches. Live music was provided by the talented Gloria who shared her piano skills and voice with the group. And at the end, cider and donuts of course!

All of the community support that has rallied behind the goal of bringing a new Miracle League field to Genesee County is remarkable. These efforts are appreciated as we move closer to our goal!

Yoga Fundraiser at Spicer Orchards!

Spicer Orchards will host a Miracle League of Greater Flint Yoga Fundraiser on October 20.

Come on out for the optimal October fundraiser on October 20 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Spicer Orchards!

Yogis will be gathering from around southeastern Michigan to raise money for the Miracle League of Greater Flint at this one-of-a-kind event. You don’t need to have any yoga experience at all–just bring a mat and be guided through a gentle practice by certified yoga teach Amy Cross of Prana Yoga Center in Grand Blanc. Live music will accompany the practice. And afterwards, free cider and donuts to all participants!

A minimum $10 donation is suggested.  All proceeds will benefit the proposed Miracle League field in Mundy Township in the park that is being created just off Hill Road behind Assenmacher’s Cycling Center and the Home Depot.

For more information, contact the Miracle League of Greater Flint at 810-956-3149.

Happy National Nonprofit Day!

August 17 is National Nonprofit Day. The Miracle League of Greater Flint became a nonprofit organization earlier this year. Nonprofits are essential for helping to bring about positive changes communities, and we are proud of our status and grateful for all the support we receive.

Take a moment today to honor your favorite nonprofit by making a donation or volunteering with that organization. Nonprofits need you!

Win an Autographed Baseball by Nick Castellanos on July 26!

Big update on the big fundraiser at July 26th Buffalo Wild Wings and FroYo Nation for the Miracle League of Greater Flint!

To show their support for MLGF, Buffalo Wild Wings is donating a baseball autographed by Detroit Tiger Nick Castellanos. To participate in the drawing, you need to show up to Buffalo Wild Wings sometime between 5pm-9pm, and have your special flyer ready to show your server so that 15% of your bill is undated to MLGF. Once you do that, for $10, you can enter a drawing for the autographed ball. All proceeds from the drawing will benefit MLGf.

Please spread the word, invite friends, and come on out for a great night on July 26th!

FroYo Nation Joins MLGF July Fundraiser

A major league night of summer fun is getting bigger in Grand Blanc!

FroYo Nation is teaming up with the Miracle League of Greater Flint and Buffalo Wild Wings for a night of delicious food and frozen yogurt which will help to raise funds to bring a new Miracle League field to Mundy Township. At each eatery, a portion of the purchase of food will benefit the Miracle League of Greater Flint.

The fundraiser is taking place at both spots from 5pm to 9pm on Wednesday, July 26. At Buffalo Wild Wings, present a copy of the voucher above either printed or on your device. At FroYo Nation, simply stop in and make a purchase during that time.

So come have dinner at Buffalo Wild Wings, and then save some room for dessert and head over to FroYo Nation to create your own unique frozen yogurt specialty.  If you can’t make it, you can always make a donation here. It’s a delicious, easy way to show support! We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Yoga Fundraiser A Success!

Yogis at Prana Yoga Center in Grand Blanc welcomed summer with the yogic ritual of 108 sun salutations as they raised money for the Miracle League of Greater Flint (MLGF). The event was a huge success, raising approximately $535!

The tradition of completing 108 sun salutations is done throughout the world around the time of the summer solstice. Sun salutations are foundational to many forms of yoga.

This latest fundraiser moves MLGF closer to the goal of raising funds to break ground for a new Miracle League field in 2018. Many thanks to everyone who donated. Namaste!

GB Girls Varsity Soccer Scores for MLGF!

The super generous super stars of Grand Blanc High School’s varsity girls soccer team scored a big one for the future Miracle League field in Mundy Township. On Tuesday, June 6, the team held a bake sale for the Miracle League of Greater Flint at the Ryan Schlee Memorial 3v3 Soccer Tournament, which is a regional tournament to advance to the state semifinals.. Those treats raised approximately $300 for MLGF! Thanks to the team and the team effort of parents and volunteers who baked all the goodies that were sold. These athletes are looking out for future Miracle League athletes, and the effort is greatly appreciated!

 

 

Brian Caine: Person of the Week!

ABC 12 has named Miracle League of Greater Flint League Director Brian Caine as their person of the week! Check out the story of Brian’s work here.

The honor comes as Brian launches a major fundraising campaign to bring a Miracle League field to Mundy Township in Genesee County.

Let’s thank Brian for his good work by donating to make the field a reality! Go to GoFundMe now to support the Miracle League of Greater Flint!