Items Tagged with 'GROW'


From 'grassroots to grasstops'

GROW marks 30 years by deploying loans to polish entrepreneurial ideas.

April 5, 2019
Social worker Lee Ann Moss gathered a group of successful businesswomen and launched the nonprofit Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women 30 years ago as a platform for underserved women with plausible business ideas. Read More

Q&A: Jill May

January 22, 2019
Jill May is a lifelong nonprofit professional who's dedicated to helping make her community “a better place to live, work and play for all.” Read More

Partners launching food industry networking group

January 1, 2019
The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is partnering with several organizations on a new endeavor meant to strengthen the region’s food system. Read More

Nonprofit wins grant for low-income entrepreneurs

October 12, 2018
A local nonprofit has received a federal grant to help low-income rural entrepreneurs access resources. Read More

Nonprofit hosting Seeds of Growth luncheon

October 8, 2018
A nonprofit that focuses on business opportunities for women is hosting an awards luncheon this week. Read More

Nonprofit hires director of lending programs

August 30, 2018
A local nonprofit focused on business opportunities for women has named its new director of lending programs. Read More

Nonprofit producing class on crowdfunding capital

August 21, 2018
A nonprofit focused on helping female entrepreneurs is hosting a class on crowdfunding this week. Read More

Nonprofit hires business development officer

June 8, 2018
A nonprofit focused on support and training for female entrepreneurs has named a new business development officer. 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

Exec elected board chair of national women's nonprofit

March 7, 2018
A local executive has been elected the board chair of a national women’s nonprofit. Read More