Entries by Kevin Mist

May 2018

Mixing Passion with Purpose Two years ago, a 10 year old boy, Riley Bigger, made a request of the Cadillac City Council.  He   asked what it would take for the City to install a wheelchair accessible swing at the playground on the Keith McKellop Walkway.   Riley came up with the idea when he was […]

April 2018

Young Volunteers: The Benefits of Community Service Our youth are increasingly looking for opportunities to improve our community and school programs.  Youth volunteerism builds discipline, respect for others, develops leadership skills, and interactions with students that they might not otherwise encounter.  These youth volunteers are driven to give back to their community and school.  Often, […]

March 2018

March is Reading Month— When a Community is dedicated to young readers! In June 2013, a group of business professionals decided to bring a very special program to our community called the Dolly Pardon’s Imagination Library.  The donation of $20,000 from a local manufacturer launched the program. Today, Dolly Pardon’s program spans four countries and […]