Items Tagged with 'Hispanic Center of Western Michigan'


Task force wants to make city SAFE

Individuals and organizations can share ideas at pitch and highlight night later this month.

May 31, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) An alliance of Grand Rapids city staff, nonprofit and business organizations is reaching out to the community to gather ideas to reduce violence among youth. Read More

Nonprofit producing Hispanic Festival downtown

August 8, 2018
The Hispanic Festival is taking place this weekend in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Change Ups: GRCC receives special project award

September 8, 2017
Grand Rapids Community College’s ESL/CNC Precision Machining program received the 2017 Special Project Award from the Michigan Association of Continuing Education and Training. Read More

Partners share plan for $40M urban development

August 31, 2017
The group of partners planning a $40-million neighborhood development in Grand Rapids have revealed their plan for the site. Read More

Nonprofit launches Latino teller program

May 26, 2017
A local nonprofit has launched a Latino bank teller training program in partnership with a bank. Read More

Partners plan 5.5-acre urban development

November 22, 2016
A Grand Rapids neighborhood has a lot to be thankful for on Thursday. Read More

Firm hosts Latino Law Day

August 9, 2016
Dozens of West Michigan students recently got a chance to see how a courtroom works as part of a special event hosted by a local law firm. Read More

Change Ups: Volunteers build new KaBOOM! playground in Wyoming

July 22, 2016
More than 200 volunteers from Amway, the Hispanic Center of Western Michigan, KaBOOM! organizers and others from the community collaborated recently to build a new playground at Hispanic Center of Western Michigan. Read More

Hispanic Center names executive director

January 13, 2015
A nonprofit that promotes and supports the Hispanic business community in West Michigan has a new executive director. Read More

Hispanic Festival celebrates heritage downtown

August 31, 2014
The Hispanic Festival will energize downtown for two days this weekend. Read More