Our Foundation has given over $1.5 million in grants to non-profits in West Michigan. Each quarter our board meets to review grant applications and distribute awards.
Our Hope is an organization in Grand Rapids focused on women's addiction treatment. Our grant provided detox withdrawl supplies.
No Surrender Running Club is an organization focused on empowering youth, connecting communities and building representation through running. Our grant bought shoes for runners and entry fees for their upcoming races.
Revive & Thrive provides delicious and nutritious meals for individuals and families facing life-threatening illness. Our grant provided healing meals for several families in need.
ABVI of Michigan provides eye exams and support for individuals facing blindness or visual impairment. Our grant purchased two toolkits for their low-vision clinics.
Mary Free Bed is a rehabilitation hospital that provides life-saving care following injury or illness. Our grant this year funded recreation equipment and uniforms for their wheelchair and adaptive sports program.
We funded The Self Esteem Project's health and nutrition pilot program, focusing on healthy eating, active living, and food and nutrition security through Grady's Garden. The program targets elementary aged youth in the Grand Rapids Public School system.
We provided lifeguard certification for incoming counselors at this children's summer camp.
Our grant contributed funds for the Boys & Girls Club "Be You Wellness Program," a mental health program that supports young people and their parents in developing resiliency.
This grant provided materials for the art and music therapy program at Mary Free Bed. These therapies help reduce anxiety and encourage patient movement in joyful, holistic, real-world ways.