Foundations, grants and services


ArtPrize offers opportunity for self-reflection

Girls from Ottawa County court’s Lighthouse Treatment Program create sculpture to express emotions.

September 21, 2018
Artists from around the world are in Grand Rapids to compete in ArtPrize 10 for a chance to win more than $500,000, and one group of girls is using the 19-day event to publicly express hidden emotions. Read More

Food company donating to Hurricane Florence relief

September 21, 2018
A food maker in the region is donating five semi-trailer loads of food to help those affected by Hurricane Florence. Read More

Businesses leaving chamber after endorsement for governor

September 20, 2018
The Grand Rapids Chamber has received backlash from more than 100 businesses and leaders following its endorsement for governor. Read More

Association names Excellence in Construction winners

September 20, 2018
A construction association recently honored the best work in West Michigan over the past year. Read More

Association names Best and Brightest in Wellness

September 18, 2018
A national business association has named a group of employers in the region among the Best and Brightest in Wellness. Read More

Chamber producing ATHENA Award Celebration

September 18, 2018
An awards event for women is taking place downtown tomorrow. Read More

Q&A: Faye Alexander Nelson

September 18, 2018
As director of Michigan programs for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Faye Alexander Nelson leads and oversees the foundation’s investments in Michigan to create conditions that ensure children have opportunities to thrive in equitable communities. Read More

ArtPrize 10 colors Grand Rapids

September 17, 2018
Artists and visitors from across the world are descending on Grand Rapids for ArtPrize 10. Read More

Nonprofit hosting Be the Rock dinner and auction

September 17, 2018
A social services nonprofit is hosting a fundraiser in town tonight to benefit local programs. Read More

Orion kicks off ‘dueling’ fundraisers

Construction company uses Metro Elevator’s pink elevators to raise awareness for breast cancer research.

September 14, 2018
With an influx of new office and residential projects in the pipeline, downtown Grand Rapids’ skyline has its fair share of cranes, but another common site among the numerous construction projects is the pink elevators intended to raise awareness for breast cancer research. Read More