Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women'

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Bank donates to business nonprofit

March 3, 2020
A bank donated $10,000 to local training programs for entrepreneurs. Read More

Nonprofit appoints new board members and officers

February 17, 2020
A nonprofit that offers resources to female entrepreneurs has a new roster of board members and officers. 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

Facebook aims to train individuals in tech skills

Social media company partnering with six local organizations to teach basic digital marketing skills.

June 22, 2018
Facebook recently announced a pledge to train 1 million individuals and small business owners across the U.S. by 2020. Read More

RPC’s minority inclusion goal a welcomed sight

June 1, 2018
The Business Journal is reporting on the creation of a venture capital group seeking certification as a U.S. Department of Treasury Community Development Financial Institution. 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

Street Talk: A bigger bang for the buck

Laker effect.

October 6, 2017
There is a new financial player in town that’s small but laser-focused. Read More

GROW wins federal nod for lending

Certification allows nonprofit to provide hundreds of thousands of dollars.

August 19, 2016
A new certification allows Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women to increase its lending level into the hundreds of thousands of dollars. Read More

Fellowship connects GROW, Costa Rica

Visitor hones her empowerment program for women in Grand Rapids.

November 27, 2015
If there’s one person who’s especially thankful Michigan’s weather stayed warm so late in the fall, it’s Selenia Rodríguez Vargas. Read More

Letter: Peters’ support is appreciated

October 23, 2015
Editor: Landmark legislation to update the Women’s Business Centers program and increase business assistance to the nation’s 10 million women entrepreneurs passed the Senate Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee Oct. 7. Read More