Foundations, grants and services
The Muskegon Rescue Mission is preparing to feed 1,000 families for Thanksgiving through an annual basket giveaway.
Those looking to make a difference this holiday season can donate cold-weather necessities to a local nonprofit that serves individuals experiencing homelessness.
A social services nonprofit filled a new leadership role within the organization that will focus on process improvement.
Bank of America recognized Family Promise of Grand Rapids as a Neighborhood Champion and will grant the nonprofit $50,000 and provide virtual leadership training as part of the program.
The longtime marketing director at Rhoades McKee is taking the reins of the Family Business Alliance.
A coalition of veteran service organizations is partnering together on a transportation initiative to help the West Michigan veteran community.
A nonprofit received $25,000 from TCF Financial Corporation to support its Back to Work program.
A community-based foster care program hired a CEO who said she will focus on advancing equity in the child welfare system.
Ann Arbor-based C3 Industries, the parent company of High Profile Cannabis Boutique in Grand Rapids, donated $6,000 to the new Michigan Cannabis Prisoner Release Campaign.
A recruiting firm social enterprise of Guiding Light moved into a new office.
The Salvation Army and SpartanNash aim to raise $1.3 million locally through the annual Red Kettle Christmas giving campaign.
Christian multimedia resource company Our Daily Bread Ministries appointed an industry veteran as its next vice president and publisher.
A local veteran-owned consulting business established a nonprofit to provide for retired veterans during the pandemic.
A nonprofit is rolling out a new mobile shower unit for individuals experiencing homelessness in downtown Grand Rapids.
A social services nonprofit chose its next president and CEO.
Inner City Christian Federation appointed a branch manager and assistant vice president from ChoiceOne Bank to its board of directors.
A nonprofit that serves individuals experiencing homelessness was awarded a grant to expand its workforce development programs.
The Housing Stability Alliance released a plan to address housing insecurity in Kent County.
A recent graduate of AYA Youth Collective’s housing resource program will get a new home next year, thanks to a collaboration between several community partners.
Mel Trotter Ministries finalized its plan for the organization’s annual Thanksgiving events with COVID-19 precautions in place.
A woman-focused statewide nonprofit will host its annual capstone event on the topic of antiracism and will feature an ESPN reporter who covers the intersection between race and entertainment.
Kind words and tributes poured in from the community after the death of prominent donor, former U.S. ambassador and longtime businessman Peter Secchia on Oct. 21 at the age of 83.
A nonprofit working to end homelessness connected eight people with housing in the first week of a new outreach program intending to house a total of 60 individuals within the next two months.
Incogmeato by MorningStar Farms is helping address the “protein gap” by donating $1 million in plant-based protein products to Feeding America.