Displaying items by tag: Grand Rapids Community Foundation
While a recent report shows that charitable giving is on the rise nationwide, the trend is far more complex on the local level in West Michigan.
GRAND RAPIDS — Realizing that a movie theater would not work as a standalone project in downtown Grand Rapids, J.D. Loeks knew that he needed to broaden the scope of his long-planned development.
Grand Rapids Community Foundation is expanding its Challenge Scholars program to include every graduating student at Union High School.
As one of the youngest sectors around, nonprofits are still learning how to balance competition and collaboration on all fronts.
GRAND RAPIDS — A lack of on-site parking at Spectrum Health’s newest downtown office hasn’t created much in the way of headaches for the health care organization’s information technology department.
GRAND RAPIDS — With development transforming the west side of Grand Rapids, organizations across the city are working together to combat the displacement of existing residents and protect affordable housing.
The Grand Rapids Community Foundation is fortifying an effort that allows nonprofit and for-profit organizations to tap into the institutional knowledge of retirement-age individuals.
Our LGBT Fund hit a milestone to close out 2015 when it announced its first grant of $20,000 to a collaborative program involving Arbor Circle and the Lesbian Gay Community Network of West Michigan (The Network).