Foundations, grants and services


Downtown hosts Street Party

May 30, 2016
A nonprofit focused on supporting local businesses is throwing a free block party downtown this weekend. Read More

Partners call for equipment to play ball

May 30, 2016
A campaign to put baseball and softball equipment in the hands of inner-city children is off and running. Read More

Meijer Gardens wins national Award of Excellence

May 27, 2016
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has been honored by a national organization for its commitment to education and the environment. Read More

Retreat center completes $3.2M project

May 26, 2016
A retreat center in the region for a variety of organizations has finished a $3.2-million renovation and addition. Read More

Medical society names health system exec president

May 25, 2016
A local anesthesiologist and health system executive has been named president of a statewide medical society with more than 15,000 physicians. Read More

Faith-based nonprofit names VP of finance

May 25, 2016
A man with more than 30 years of experience in finance is the new vice president of finance at a local faith-based nonprofit. Read More

Nonprofit plans $2.4M makeover of downtown building

May 23, 2016
A historic building located downtown will undergo a makeover this summer. Read More

Inside Track: Shubert’s character shines through in varied classroom positions

DeVos Learning Center’s director of programming matches President Ford’s qualities with museum’s new curriculum.

May 20, 2016
Clare Shubert never expected her career as an educator would involve so much time in a hard hat, but since December, that’s been a regular feature of her wardrobe. Read More

Health care center wins grant for breast cancer services

May 20, 2016
A nonprofit health care center has won a grant from the local arm of a national breast cancer organization. Read More

Nonprofit produces Barley BBQ & Beats downtown

May 19, 2016
A nonprofit will serve up barbecue dishes and whiskey-based cocktails downtown on Saturday night with the help of restaurants and craft spirit makers as part of a new fundraising event. Read More