Items Tagged with 'Family Promise of Grand Rapids'


First recipients of Ready by Five millage chosen

September 25, 2019
The organizations that will receive the first round of funding from the Ready by Five early childhood millage have been selected. Read More

Newco sails into shipping containers

Build-outs are prefabricated and offer space-maximizing benefits.

February 1, 2019
Shipping container build-outs aren’t just for off-grid tiny homes anymore, and local general contractor Newco Design Build, besides making a name for itself in shipping container construction, also is practicing what it preaches. Read More

Homeless families reach ‘tipping point’

Leaders point to lack of affordable housing as reason for depleted emergency shelter funds.

December 21, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The affordable housing issue in Grand Rapids is worse than some realized. Read More

Bank donates nearly $100K to three nonprofits

December 25, 2015
Three West Michigan nonprofits received a little more than just a gift card from a national bank this holiday season. Read More

Family Promise announces $2 million capital campaign

Funds will be used for new building and expanding programs.

November 6, 2015
It’s the start of a new home and a new campaign for Family Promise of Grand Rapids. Read More

Nonprofit grows into new home

November 5, 2015
A nonprofit devoted to helping homeless families has found a bigger home in town. Read More