Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Community Foundation'


Significance of early education cannot be overstated

May 18, 2018
Regional business leaders have long recognized the importance of their support and voice in early education. Read More

College’s Latino business center wins grant

April 4, 2018
A local foundation has donated a three-year grant valued at $150,000 to a university’s Latino business center. Read More

Foundation appoints officers and board members

March 26, 2018
A local foundation has elected its board officers and two new trustees. Read More

Foundations award $300K to Grand Rapids for eviction prevention

October 30, 2017
Two local foundations have awarded a total of $300,000 to the city for a program aimed at improving housing stability. Read More

Foundation awards minority legal scholarships

June 30, 2017
A foundation has awarded scholarships backed by a local law firm to six minority law students. Read More

Partners launch program to prevent homelessness

June 19, 2017
A program is launching in the area to help families at risk of homelessness from finding themselves on the streets or in emergency shelters. Read More

Nonprofit wins grant for tech training program

June 8, 2017
A local nonprofit has earned a grant from a foundation to support technology training for working individuals. Read More

LGBT fund awards grants

May 18, 2017
Our LGBT Fund at the Grand Rapids Community Foundation recently awarded grants totaling $47,500 to four West Michigan nonprofits that serve homeless and at-risk lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth. Read More

Grant boosts neighborhood revitalization on city’s west side

January 22, 2016
An affordable housing campaign on the city’s west side is getting a boost from the Grand Rapids Community Foundation. Read More

Change Ups: Foundation elects chair, vice chair, trustee

January 15, 2016
Grand Rapids Community Foundation is starting 2016 with a new board chair and vice chair and a new trustee. Read More