Items Tagged with 'The Wege Foundation'


Grand Rapids Symphony receives $1.1M diversity grant

June 14, 2018
The Grand Rapids Symphony has been awarded a $1.1-million grant from a local foundation to create diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives. Read More

Green affordable housing initiative wins grant

March 1, 2018
A local nonprofit focused on green housing has received a grant from a foundation for its affordable housing initiative. Read More

Foundations give $860K to trail project

January 15, 2018
Two recent gifts from local foundations have added to the goals of the Grand River Greenway Campaign. Read More

Nonprofit buys golf course

June 12, 2017
A nonprofit’s signature event will have a new home in 2020. Read More

College names Wege Prize winners

May 22, 2017
A local college has named the winning teams of an international design competition. Read More

Wege Speaker Series addressing race, power, privilege

April 10, 2017
The annual Wege Speaker Series will tackle the topics of race, power and privilege in the conservation and environmental movements. Read More

College teams compete in international Wege Prize

January 2, 2017
Undergraduate and graduate students from three West Michigan colleges are competing in the Wege Prize, an international design competition. Read More

Nonprofit wins $200K for B Corp initiative

December 19, 2016
An initiative to encourage more Grand Rapids companies to become B Corp certified has received a $200,000 boost. Read More

Family foundation elects board chair

December 7, 2016
A local family foundation has announced the appointment of a new board chair. Read More

Nonprofit receives $1.3M grant from foundation

November 22, 2016
A Grand Rapids nonprofit is nearing its $10.3-million goal, thanks to a grant from a local family foundation. Read More