Nonprofits

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‘Golden age of giving’

The next generation of philanthropists is revolutionizing charitable donations.

April 20, 2018
The next generation of philanthropists is bringing about a “golden age." Read More

Nonprofit hosting Shred Day

April 19, 2018
A local nonprofit is offering free access to shredding services this weekend. Read More

Nonprofit receives grant to expand services

April 18, 2018
A local nonprofit focused on helping women-owned businesses has received funding for an expansion to the lakeshore. Read More

Downtown library hosting 'white-glove' event

April 17, 2018
The Grand Rapids Public Library Foundation is producing a “white-glove” fundraiser downtown on Wednesday night. Read More

Region goes back to school on talent

West Michigan joins statewide Talent Pipeline Management Academy to solve labor crunch.

April 13, 2018
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has schooled a group of West Michigan stakeholders on connecting the dots between training providers and employers. Read More

Muskegon Sports Council launches DUNEiversity program

Sessions invite work groups into nature for lessons in creative problem-solving, team building and fun.

April 13, 2018
A team-building program taking a long test run at Muskegon Winter Sports Complex now has a name and a year-round spot on its roster. Read More

DDA OKs temporary plaza plans

Calder Plaza will see improvements while permanent solutions are finalized.

April 13, 2018
Plans to improve Calder Plaza still are in the works, but the Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority recently approved expenditures for temporary improvements that should breathe new life into the space. Read More

US Supreme Court rejects appeal in cross dispute

April 11, 2018
| By AP
The U.S. Supreme Court has turned down an appeal in a dispute over a pole that can be turned into a cross on public land in West Michigan. Read More

Employee recognition company expands HQ

April 9, 2018
A local company that makes employee recognition products is unveiling its expanded headquarters — and now planning to help a nonprofit renovate its space. Read More

Compost program quadrupling service area

Nonprofit helps businesses, residents work toward zero waste by collecting organic food scraps via bicycle route.

April 6, 2018
Urban Roots said its compost pickup program has gained enough steam to expand past the pilot. Read More