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Name: KALAMAZOO VALLEY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
Alternate/Previous Name: Genealogical Society, Kalamazoo Valley, KVGS
Mailing Label: Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society
Mailing Address:
PO Box 405
Comstock, MI 49041-0405
Email: mikvgs@yahoo.com
Website(s): http://www.mikvgs.org 
Personnel: Shannon Nanninga, Vice President, 269-329-2761; Emily Dood, Secretary, 269-553-6331; Janet Wright, Treasurer, 269-349-8622.
Hours: Meetings at the Portage District Library - 3rd Mondays at 7:00pm.
Election: May
Goal: To preserve family and vital records in the Kalamazoo Valley area; to assist members to learn more about their family history.
Services: Newsletter; research; library (at the Archives and Regional History Collections East Hall, WMU: 1-269-387-8490); volunteers who assist at the Kalamazoo County Clerk's Office.
Area Served: Kalamazoo and Southwest Michigan.
Eligibility: Anyone interested in family history and genealogy.
Sources of support: Dues: $14.00/year.
Subjects: GENEALOGY  FAMILY HISTORY  LIBRARIES  VOLUNTEERS 
Affiliation: Michigan Genealogical Council; Federation of Genealogical Societies.
Nonprofit Status: 501c3 
Source of Info: Email 08/2012 per Cheryl K. Jones.