Grand Rapids Community Foundation (MI)



Grand Rapids Community Foundation leads the community in making positive, sustainable change. Through its grantmaking and leadership initiatives it helps to foster academic achievement, build economic prosperity, achieve healthy ecosystems, encourage healthy people, support social enrichment, and create vibrant neighborhoods.

Web Address

www.grfoundation.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @GRCommFound

Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Grand Rapids Community Foundation


'Be brave for cannabis,' asks medical marijuana social media campaign
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

She had previously served in communications roles at Mercy General Health Partners, Grand Rapids Community Foundation and the Grand...more

Museum to preserve Grand Rapids furniture catalogs online
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

... these documents online thanks to funding from the Furniture Manufacturers Heritage Advised Fund and the Grand Rapids Community...more

Former US Rep. Vern Ehlers of west Michigan dies at 83
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

... scholarship at Calvin Theological Seminary; Grand Rapids Community Foundation, Challenge Scholars Program; or West Michigan...more

Despite uncertainty of 2016, philanthropy posts modest annual gains
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Despite uncertainty of 2016, philanthropy posts modest annual gains ... on many levels including by the major sectors receiving philanthropic...more

"Good for Grand Rapids" campaign receives Grand Rapids Community Foundation grant
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Those are for-profit businesses providing positive impact to its workforce and society. Laurie Craft is Grand Rapids Community Foundation...more

The Source partners with Grand Circus to offer IT training
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

A $20,000 grant from the Grand Rapids Community Foundation helped to offset the cost of the prior bootcamp, a collaborative effort involving...more

Foundation awards minority legal scholarships
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Grand Rapids Community Foundation, or GRCF, administers and awards the academic scholarships, which Warner Norcross has funded for 17...more

Community Foundation awards $1.2M in college scholarships
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - The Grand Rapids Community Foundation announced Monday, June 26, that it awarded $1.2 million in scholarships to...more

Partners launch program to prevent homelessness
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

The Grand Rapids Community Foundation said last month it will give a $150,000 grant to the Community Diversion Program, which is being run by...more

First class of GRPS Challenge Scholars aims for free college
Foundation: Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Union High administrators and teachers have teamed with GRCC and the Grand Rapids Community Foundation to help as many as possible get...more

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Kent County, MI

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Acumen Invests on Rwanda-based Coffee, Helps Rural Women

Acumen Invests on Rwanda-based Coffee, Helps Rural Women
Nonprofit impact investing firm, Acumen, has invested $1.2 million to KZ Noir, a Rwanda-based coffee processing company...



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