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Mari Copeny, commonly known as Little Miss Flint, has received a Nature’s Voice Award, an awards program aiming to amplify the voice and impact of sustainability advocates around the world. As a result, the Flint Kids Fund was awarded $1,000. read more
Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley says time is running out to replace the service lines in up to 2,500 homes, and is asking residents whose lines have yet to be excavated to complete paperwork necessary to get the work done.
Rasheed Wallace, a member of the 2004 NBA champion Detroit Pistons, walks with a full box of diapers in his arms as he distributes them to Flint residents and families during a giveaway of water and necessary resources.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and legislative leaders struck a deal on school reopening policies, shying away from mandates on in-person instruction but requiring periodic oversight as part of a framework for districts preparing to start the new school year amid the COVID pandemic. read more
The U.S. House of Representatives has passed an appropriations bill that includes $10 million for the Flint Registry, enough to keep the program for Flint water crisis victims running until the end of 2023.
A lawsuit filed by the estate of a Flint woman who died of Legionnaires’ disease during the city’s water crisis can go forward against former Gov. Rick Snyder and others, a federal judge has ruled. read more
In 2020 Flint babies are still being bathed with bottled water, and kids are still experiencing outbreaks of rashes due to tap water.
Water in Flint won't be safe until all of the corroded lead pipes have been replaced and the medical community signs off on it. Until that happens, people are still lining up to get water wherever they can.
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Lizzybjammin @liz_ostrom The bastards poisoned our kids. This is a very real picture of a very real 4 yr old Flint water child I'm raising.
9:37 AM - 9 Jan 2020
Margarita @3MC223 This is my Grandson. He just turned 4, and he lives in
#Flint. He has never known what it is like to drink water out of a tap, or brush his teeth and uses bottled water only. I care, and I'm pissed that people have forgotten about the people of Flint, Michigan. #FlintWaterCrisis
3:07 PM - 22 Dec 2019
RVACC is dedicated to the recovery of Flint, Michigan. Here you will find help paying water bills, free bottled water & filters available at Help Centers, free services to make sure Flint homes are lead free, and recycling information.
If you want to help, you can also find ways to volunteer, donate pallets/cases of water, and make monetary donations to the Flint Water Fund at the United Way of Genesee County.
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