To promote the Arts, Culture And Humanities through the publishing of weekly Community Events, News, And Calendar to the local Grass Lake Michigan Community.
In order to pursue our Mission, the Grass Lake Times will be guided by our fundamental aspirations and focus our efforts on concrete activities corresponding to those aims.
Promote our newspaper readership across the greater Grass Lake Michigan area with a desire to enhance Community spirit.
Collect and preserve the records of Grass Lake journalism.
Promote the value of a free press to democracy by our intentional endeavor to protect the First Amendment.
Focus on professional development, specifically continuous quality improvement of journalism.
Publish a weekly newspaper for our Community, distributed to subscribing members and social media contacts.
Through fundraising efforts, encourage individual member contributions that support the weekly delivery of the newspaper and digital content to individual subscribing members.
Support the growth of this newspaper through online corporate sponsorship recognition and direct solicitation of membership contributions from businesses that will benefit from our community-wide reach.
Provide leadership that fosters collaboration and an overall cooperative spirit among community interests.
Work toward editorial excellence, corporate sponsorship volume, effective use of technology and member contribution-based financial sustainability.
Bring together contributing members formally and informally to exchange ideas and act effectively to share concerns and address issues.
Provide journalistic, ethical, technical and business issue assistance to our contributing members.
Service contributing members with the highest level of professionalism.
Ensure that this newspaper is archived and cataloged for posterity.