Items Tagged with 'Bethany Christian Services'


Change Ups: Bethany manager has ties with agency

April 22, 2016
Bethany Christian Services’ new regional marketing manager, MeiLi Wieringa, has personal ties with the Grand Rapids-based global nonprofit adoption, child welfare and family preservation agency. Read More

Faith-based nonprofit buys land for expansion

April 20, 2016
A local faith-based nonprofit has purchased more than seven acres of land in the area to expand its operation. Read More

Bethany creates in-country foster program to benefit Haiti’s children

Country still hasn’t recovered from earthquake six years ago.

January 22, 2016
Six years ago this month, Haiti became ground zero to one of the deadliest natural disasters of the 21st century. Read More

Grants fuel new center

Businesses housed there will be designed to make a profit.

December 25, 2015
Justin Beene has always dreamed of developing a youth center near his old neighborhood. He’s living proof that dreams do come true. Read More

Syrian refugees no strangers to West Michigan support

Bethany Christian Services connects employers with potential workers.

December 4, 2015
Syrian refugees may be getting turned away from other communities around the world, but not in West Michigan. Read More

Faith-based nonprofit names director of PR

December 1, 2015
A former U.S. Army Reserve officer with more than 20 years of experience in public affairs is the new public face of a nonprofit. Read More

Faith-based nonprofit names senior director of global programs

November 27, 2015
A woman who’s worked in children's welfare and rights in various countries is the new senior director of global programs at a faith-based nonprofit. Read More

Bethany Christian campaign seeks adoption of special needs orphans

‘These 400’ is $3M national effort to match children and families.

March 14, 2014
Four hundred special-needs orphans could finally have families to call their own by the end of next year. Read More

Nonprofit tags thrift store

December 4, 2013
A local general contractor has completed a project for a brand new retail outlet in Kentwood — and the goal of the spacious store certainly meets the spirit of the holiday season. Read More

Bethany Christian Services uses Facebook to find homes for teens

November 7, 2012
Most Bieber-lovin’, sports-playin’ teens share photos and thoughts on their own Facebook profiles, but Bethany Christian Services is sharing on behalf of many teens this month. Read More