Nonprofits

Foundations, grants and services

ARTICLES

Foundation honors women of achievement and courage

April 17, 2015
At a dainty 5-foot-2, Rachel Chong doesn’t possess the stature or the carpentry skills to help build a house. Read More

Inside Track: Stimulating the economic engine

Jorge Gonzalez builds on banking experience as the new executive director of West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

April 17, 2015
At one point in his career, Jorge Gonzalez was either a member of or leading at least 15 community organizations in West Michigan — all at once. Read More

West Michigan execs win national STEP awards

April 17, 2015
A trio of West Michigan women have won national STEP awards from a nonprofit working to develop talent in the manufacturing industry, where women are under represented. Read More

Health center wins grant from CVS foundation

April 17, 2015
A nonprofit health center has won a grant from the foundation of CVS Health that it will use to serve under-insured patients in the community. Read More

TEDxGrandRapids reveals speaker lineup

April 16, 2015
Local, national and international voices from a variety of industries are ready to talk at TEDxGrandRapids. Read More

Electronics recycler hosts data-shred day

April 14, 2015
An e-waste recycler and reseller is preparing to help businesses in the region shred their data just before Earth Day. Read More

Connecting encore entrepreneurs

Joint workshop brings business veterans and resources together.

April 10, 2015
A workshop intended to improve older entrepreneurs’ success at an encore performance in business is coming to Grand Rapids this week. Read More

Safehaus expands with West Michigan center

Warren-based operation works with children suffering emotional crises.

April 10, 2015
Safehaus Inc., which provides therapeutic intervention services for children, is establishing a new home in Grand Rapids. Read More

Health clinic completes $2M renovation

April 10, 2015
A nonprofit health care clinic has completed a local $2-million renovation project it started roughly 18 months ago. Read More

Continental Snow Conference descends downtown

April 10, 2015
No, the white stuff shouldn’t be falling, but it will be the main topic of conversation for more than 1,500 snow fighters coming to Grand Rapids for a conference on battling snow. Read More