About This Chapter
Do you want to transform Michigan into a place where liberty thrives? Are you looking to network, learn from like-minded young professionals, and discuss key issues affecting our state and country? AFF Grand Rapids is a professional development network for individuals who believe in the power of personal liberty, entrepreneurship, and innovation–channeled through free markets–to promote positive social change. Join us for panels, policy discussions, happy hours, networking, and more.
Fear Your Future: The Dangers of Socialism for Millennials
It’s become fashionable to demean Millennials as the “snowflake” generation. Raised during the peace and prosperity of the ‘90s, they’re often perceived as carrying an entitlement mentality and of being...
AFF-Grand Rapids: Annual Holiday Happy Hour
Celebrate the holiday season with AFF-Grand Rapids! Join us at Atwater Brewing Company in Grand Rapids for our annual holiday happy hour. During the busy holiday season, take some time...
The Failure and Corruption of Economic Development in Michigan
Every day across America, state and local politicians make deals with private corporations in the name of “economic development," using public funds, promising jobs and economic impact. (Think the Amazon...
Tyler Groenendal is currently the foundation relations coordinator at the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty. Prior to his work at Acton, he studied at Hillsdale College, where he received a B.A. in economics, and previously worked...more