Items Tagged with 'Degage Ministries'

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Change Ups: Volunteer inspires Dégagé patrons

December 19, 2014
Longtime Dégagé Ministries volunteer Nancy Ruch was recognized with the ministry’s 2014 Marge Palmerlee Outstanding Community Service Award for volunteering in the kitchen the past 17 years. Read More

New court focuses on getting homeless back on track

Social and legal services communities collaborate on program geared toward Heartside residents.

August 8, 2014
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

Construction firm builds and sells home for nonprofit

June 19, 2014
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

Inside Track: Dégagé executive director feels called to work with homeless

In the 20 years since Marge Palmerlee has been involved with the center, it has turned into a different place altogether.

February 21, 2014
“I just want you to know that I’m going to commit suicide tonight.” Read More

Video: Millions watch makeover of homeless Grand Rapids vet

November 11, 2013
| By AP
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

State Bar of Michigan names the 'best' in 2013

September 17, 2013
The State Bar of Michigan will honor what it calls “the best in the legal profession” on Wednesday. Read More

Trivalent Group gives $50K to nonprofits at CompassionIT awards

January 23, 2013
It was a win-win situation with an even better twist — two more winners. Read More