Items Tagged with 'Degage Ministries'
Dégagé Ministries offers services to help women progress toward secure housing.
On any given night, 40 women spread mattresses across the second and third floors of Dégagé Ministries, their minimal possessions tucked into lockers along the walls for safekeeping. Read More
A local law firm’s founding partner has received an award for his long-time service at a homeless shelter downtown. Read More
Journalistic, religious and advocacy roots led Heartside Ministry director into nonprofits.
About once a day, red and blue flashes stream through Andy DeBraber’s office window overlooking Division Avenue in Heartside. Read More
Social and legal services communities collaborate on program geared toward Heartside residents.
A group of social services organizations is teaming with a group of legal service providers to help the homeless population resolve legal issues that may serve as one of the barriers to getting their lives back on track. Read More
With all the projects that West Michigan’s construction industry has lined up for the summer, it's no surprise there’s money to give back. Read More
In the 20 years since Marge Palmerlee has been involved with the center, it has turned into a different place altogether.
“I just want you to know that I’m going to commit suicide tonight.” Read More
A short video that asks people to donate to a downtown nonprofit — after watching the makeover of a homeless Grand Rapids veteran — has been viewed 10.4 million times, as of Monday morning. Read More
It was a win-win situation with an even better twist — two more winners. Read More