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STEM Greenhouse, a Grand Rapids-based nonprofit helping vulnerable children in underserved communities have equal access to science, technology, engineering and mathematics teaching, has been chosen as one of Sony Electronics’ 10 nationwide winners of its 2022 Create Action grant.
Two local nonprofits have combined their resources to better serve West Michigan youth.
The Literacy Center of West Michigan recently said it received a $110,000 Wege Foundation grant to expand its Family Literacy Program.
A craft distillery is teaming up with a motorcycle rally that benefits the Child Abuse Council of Muskegon on a limited-edition whiskey blend.
The region’s workforce development agency reopened its service center housed at the nonprofit North Kent Connect.
Community college professors and alumni are being featured in a poetry anthology, the proceeds of which will be donated to the International Rescue Committee.
A faith-based nonprofit is in the process of restructuring its organization to provide better care.
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, demand for mental health care nationwide is extremely high. Locally, graduates of Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services’ psychiatry programs are working to fill that gap.
An organization on the lakeshore is marking 48 years of advancing the welfare of marginalized populations with its services, programs and events.
A faith-based nonprofit welcomed three new members to its 12-person board of directors.
A local nonprofit received a grant to aid in providing barrier-free resources for children of color who are victims of sexual abuse.
A nonprofit serving individuals experiencing homelessness recently unveiled the beginning of its $7.5 million expansion.
A local performing arts organization received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to help facilitate its summer mural project.
Two Muskegon organizations are working together to support women-owned businesses.
A West Michigan-based nonprofit added a new member to its leadership team.
The New Americans Legal Clinic (NALC) is off to a fast start.
A local nonprofit kicked off a new summer lunch program this week.
A local nonprofit finished a new expansion providing dental, vision, chiropractic and mental health care to people without homes.
A regional theater chain now offers open captioning at all locations.