Foundations, grants and services


Company funds nonprofit's renovations

December 5, 2019
A nonprofit that supports grieving children and their families has renovated its headquarters in town, thanks to a local company. Read More

Hospitality industry names WAVE winners

December 4, 2019
The winners of annual awards in the Kent County hospitality industry have been announced. Read More

Patient advocacy in health care: 3 questions to ask

November 30, 2019
When the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors was founded, no long-term support existed for those impacted by burn injuries. Our founder saw a need and addressed it the best way he knew how: from his own personal experience as a burn survivor. Read More

SURGE graduates first startup cohort

Program helps founders test ideas through focus on customer and marketplace feedback.

November 29, 2019
The first cohort of Lakeshore Advantage’s 12-week entrepreneur startup program graduated. Read More

Grocery chain raises $346K for food pantries

November 28, 2019
The foundation of a locally based grocery chain has granted more than 115 U.S. food pantries the funding to pay for 3.5 million meals this holiday season. Read More

Nonprofit hires executive director

November 28, 2019
A new executive director has been named for a nonprofit that provides shelter, counseling, advocacy and supportive services to women and children surviving domestic and sexual violence. Read More

Drug maker gives building to nonprofit

November 27, 2019
A drug manufacturer has donated a building to a nonprofit that offers assistance to abused and neglected children. Read More

Employers win award for ethics

November 27, 2019
A group of employers have been honored for their ethics by a nonprofit. Read More

DeVos family ranks among 'America's Top Givers'

November 25, 2019
The DeVos family has been named among the country’s top 50 philanthropists. Read More

Association names Best and Brightest in Wellness

November 25, 2019
A group of West Michigan employers have been recognized for their “quality” work promoting employee health and wellness. Read More