Items Tagged with 'Heart of West Michigan United Way'


Nonprofits partner on free financial seminar

January 21, 2020
A pair of nonprofits is offering a free financial seminar this week to Kent County residents. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide hosting ‘mega’ sale for charity

August 19, 2019
Wolverine Worldwide soon will host a warehouse sale of footwear and apparel to benefit a local nonprofit. Read More

Nonprofit appoints VP of donor strategy

August 16, 2019
A nonprofit has created the new position of vice president of donor strategy, marketing and volunteer center. Read More

Nonprofit hires first chief administrative officer

August 6, 2019
A bank vice president has been named a nonprofit’s first chief administrative officer. Read More

Nonprofit Cybercrime Support Network comes to Kent County

Heart of West Michigan United Way partners with organization to offer help for victims of cybercrimes.

August 2, 2019
Victims of cyber financial fraud and other cybercrimes in Kent County now have a designated service from which to seek help. Read More

Businesses can join school supply drive

July 11, 2019
A nonprofit is asking local businesses to take part in its annual school supply drive. Read More

ALICE sends mixed signals

Poverty in Kent County is decreasing but those living paycheck to paycheck is increasing.

May 3, 2019
An updated report by United Way shows poverty in Kent County is decreasing, but the number of those living paycheck to paycheck is doing the opposite. Read More

Change Ups: DeMyers joins United Way as human resources director

August 31, 2018
Heart of West Michigan United Way selected Tiffany DeMyers as director of human resources. DeMyers is a leader in the Grand Rapids community, using her education and strategic perspective to alleviate disparities, create connections and foster growth in the surrounding communities. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide hosting charitable 'mega' sale

August 24, 2018
A maker of footwear and apparel is hosting a sale on Saturday that will benefit an anti-poverty nonprofit. Read More

Nonprofit hires director of individual giving

March 6, 2018
A local nonprofit has a new fundraiser. Read More