Helping those in conflict and crisis

Events

Eat Drink Give

Eat Drink Give

Eat Drink Give will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019 at The Radisson Plaza Hotel with doors opening at 7:00 PM. This annual event brings hundreds of guests together to enjoy a memorable evening filled with food, drinks, music, and fun. Eat Drink Give features tasty creations from local chefs, an impressive selection of wine, beer, spirits, and non-alcoholic beverages for sampling, an awesome venue, fabulous raffle and auction prizes, and best of all -- people who want to give back to Gryphon Place to make a big difference! Buy your tickets here!

If you are paying for your sponsorship online, you can pay through PayPal by clicking here.

Thank you to our generous sponsors for making this event possible!

Major Sponsors

The Radisson Plaza Hotel and Suites Kalamazoo

 

Supporting Sponsors

John Braganini Family Fund

Kalamazoo Community Foundation

Molina Healthcare

 

Community Sponsors

Abraxas

Adam and Julia Majka

B.L. Harroun & Son, Inc.

CLS

Honor Credit Union

KALSEE Credit Union

Little Sprout Children's Boutique

Metro Toyota

Meyer C. Weiner

SalesPage Technologies, LLC

 

Friend Sponsors

Century 21 Affiliated 

Integrity Business Solutions

Mark and Toni Jones

Nulty Insurance

SKGS Consulting Group LLC

Warner Norcross + Judd

 

Beverage Sponsor

Imperial Beverage

 

Media Sponsors

Overneath Creative

Townsquare Media

 

Restaurants

600 Kitchen & Bar

BOLD

Chocolatea

Food Dance

Four Roses

Gorilla Gourmet

Gusto

Latitude 42

Los Amigos

Que Buenos

The Pantry on Tap

Webster's Prime

Zazio's

 

Live Auction Donors

Cafe Julia

Cluventure Travel

Joann's Fudge

Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry

The Beacon, Kujat Properties LLC

Victoria Resort and Bed & Breakfast

Walt Disney World

Zazios

 

Domestic Mediation Training - March 1, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 13

This training will teach you the necessary skills to faciliate domestic topics like custody and resolution of divorce. You will receive 48 hours of mediation skill building. This training has been approved by SCAO to fulfill the advance mediation training requirement for MCR 2.411(F)(4).

This training will be held over several days. March 1, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 13 from 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM each day at Gryphon Place.

Our trainer: Peg MacDougall is program manager for mediation at Resolution Services Center of Central Michigan, a non-profit conflict resolution organization which provides services to residents of Ingham, Eaton, Clinton, Gratiot, Isabella and Shiawassee Counties. She is a trained civil, domestic, probate, elder law, permanency planning, agricultural, and special education mediator, and is also trained in restorative practices. In addition, Peg is both a civil and domestic mediation trainer, and is adjunct faculty at Cooley Law School where she teaches Civil Mediation as well as Interviewing and Counseling, and Pretrial Skills. A 1984 graduate of Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Peg worked as a litigation attorney for 24 years before joining Resolution Services in 2011.

If you have questions about this training, please contact Jacquis Robertson at jrobertson@gryphon.org. Click here to register for the training.

Community Restorative Justice Training - March 25, 26, 27, and 29

This training teaches participants restorative justice philosophy and prepares them to resolve conflict using Restorative Conferencing, Victim-Offender Mediation, Peace Circles, and hybrid models for unique or complicated circumstances. The restorative practices taught in this training are ideal for neighborhood and church communities, workplace environments, and those offering alternatives to the criminal justice system. Trainees will have the opportunity to facilitate mock conferences, mediation, and circles under the guidance and direction of the trainers.

This training occurs over four days: March 25, 26, 27, and 28 from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM each day at Gryphon Place. Lunch will be provided. Click here to register for the training.

Restorative Practices in Schools Training - May 3, 6, and 7

This training teaches participants restorative justice philosophy and equips them with the tools necessary to build a more restorative learning community. The training will focus primarily on proactive measures that can be implemented by educators right away to foster connection with students and address every day conflict in an effective, healthy way.

Trainees will leave able to facilitate restorative circles geared toward building community and addressing harm that occurs in the classroom, engage in informal restorative dialogue to help resolve student conflict, and take steps toward embracing a restorative whole school approach.

This training occurs over three days, May 3rd, 6th, and 7th from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM each day at Gryphon Place. Lunch is provided. Click here to register for the training.

Kalamazoo Growlers GameGrowlers Game Fundraiser Graphic

Join us at the ball park on June 28th and support Gryphon Place! This fundraiser will be used to support Gryphon Place's Dispute Resolution Services. Gryphon Place will be recognized as "non-profit of the night" and will be participating in the Miracle Minute!
 
Purchase your ticket at GrowlersTickets.com and use promo code GRYPHON. Or fill out and mail the attached PDF to the Kalamazoo Growlers. Click here to view the PDF with all of the ticket information. 
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