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LaughFest breaks another world record

March 7, 2014
| By AP
Gilda’s LaughFest unofficially broke another world record Thursday night. Read More

LaughFest eyes next world record

February 25, 2014
| By AP
LaughFest is looking for people to help with its next record-setting event. Read More

LaughFest names LaughteRx lineup

February 17, 2014
Gilda’s LaughFest is all set to raise awareness of emotional health. Read More

LaughFest picks up $15K for free shows

February 14, 2014
LaughFest works hard to ensure that everyone is laughing during its 10-day annual comedy festival. Read More

LaughFest names lineup for Holland and Lowell

December 20, 2013
Gilda’s LaughFest said Friday that Holland and Lowell would once again get in on the “festival of laughter,” with a set of shows taking place in both cities during the comedy festival. Read More

LaughFest names headliners

November 12, 2013
A late-night comedy icon is one of the headliners LaughFest named this morning for its fourth-annual festival of laughter. Read More

Change Ups: Gilda’s Club GR selects new president

July 5, 2013
Wendy Wigger is the new president of Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids. She previously served as its vice president of community relations and program development and, prior to that, was Priority Health’s wellness director. Read More

Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids announces new president

June 20, 2013
Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids announced Thursday that Wendy Wigger will become the organization’s next president. Read More

LaughFest draws 53K attendees

April 15, 2013
The preliminary numbers from this year’s LaughFest are in — and the third year of the festival drew a combined crowd of 53,566 attendees with proceeds raised for Gilda’s Club reaching $210,000. Read More

Videos: LaughFest venues applaud increase in sales

March 15, 2013
Three days of Gilda’s LaughFest remain, and Leann Arkema, president and CEO of Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, said there are plenty of great shows still ahead — and businesses yet to benefit from the crowds. Read More