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Citizens for Fair Ferndale Candidate Forum Nov. 3

November 1st 2018

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Candidate Forum Nov. 3 Ferndale, MI – On Saturday, November 3, 2018, Citizens for a Fair Ferndale (CFF) will hold a Candidate Forum at the Ferndale Area District Library (222 E. 9 Mile Rd.) from 2:00-4:00 p.m. CFF has invited all declared candidates for the Ferndale Public Schools Board of Education, […]

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Announces Good Neighbors, Event Nov. 13

October 10th 2018

  Citizens for Fair Ferndale Announces Good Neighbors, Event Nov. 13 Ferndale, MI- Citizens for a Fair Ferndale regularly recognizes members of the community who embody the mission of CFF within their everyday lives, helping to make our community welcoming and strong. This year’s honorees are as follows: Grace Bacon Doug Gillespie Lindsay Gonska Carol Jackson […]

Ferndale Group Encourages People to Take Implicit Bias Test

February 5th 2018

Ferndale Group Encourages People to Take Implicit Bias Test (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 5, 2018) Ferndale, MI  – A Ferndale Group dedicated to fairness and equality is introducing the community to a test that can help people uncover unconscious biases. The Ferndale Inclusion Network, which has its roots in Citizens for Fair Ferndale, has been […]

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Seeking DIY Volunteers

September 6th 2016

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Seeking DIY Volunteers (Kat Bruner James, Citizens for Fair Ferndale,  Sept.6, 2016) Ferndale, MI – LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS FOR DIY! After two AWESOME years hosting a booth at DIY Street Fair, followed by one year off, we are ready to do it again! Here are some things we need help with: […]

Public Invited to CFF Civility Project May 16

May 7th 2013

Now CFF is specifically seeking participation from those who did not have the opportunity to attend in 2012.

The next event is on May 16, 2013 from 5:30 until 7:30 in the evening at the Kulick Center(registration and a light dinner begin at 5:00 p.m.).

CFF School Board Candidate Forum Recorded by Keith Dalton (video)

November 2nd 2012

On October 28, 2012, Citizens for Fair Ferndale hosted a candidate forum for the eight people running for the Ferndale School Board. The event, which took place at the Ferndale Public Library, was recorded by local videographer Keith Dalton of the Dalton Group.

Voters in the Ferndale School District will have the opportunity on Nov. 6 to vote for up to four representatives to the School Board. There are four open seats on the board, and eight candidates running.

Can Ferndale Be Any More Civil? (video)

July 20th 2012

None of this stuff was any new to the participants, but giving them an opportunity to discuss it with changings faces at the tables should help them broach these kinds of conversations with others in the community.

Good Neighbor Awards Call For Nominations – due Thurs

March 6th 2012

Nomination Forms must be received by Thursday, March 8, 2012 through online submission, or post mail to Citizens for a Fair Ferndale…

School Bond Debated at CFF Forum

February 15th 2012

For the Feb. 12, 2012 forum on the school bond, Citizens for Quality Education Treasurer Bob Borkram discussed why he thinks people should vote for the school bond. Resident and occasional political candidate Tom Gagne spoke against the bond.

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Carries on Tradition of Human Rights

February 9th 2012

Chapp is a member of Citizens for Fair Ferndale, an organization with a rich history of social justice and fairness-related work. At a recent get together, CFF members discussed their perspectives of fairness in the city, what they have accomplished so far, and where they might want to head.