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First apples of season donated to Food Bank

Submitted 08-28-2014 under NONPROFITS

Riveridge Produce Marketing celebrates 25 years in business by donating its first Ginger Gold apples of the season.


Catalyst Radio: Food bank use increasing, according to Feeding America report

Submitted 08-22-2014 under NEWS

Feeding America West Michigan is staging its Million Meal March on the White Pine Trail Sat., Sept. 27. Local band Hawks and Owls will be part of the entertainment.


Perrin brewers show brief overview of brewing process

Submitted 08-21-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

John Stewart, head brewer for Perrin Brewing Company, walks through a typical brew day for the team.


Red Cross to Host Open House on August 14

Submitted 08-11-2014 under NONPROFITS

Enjoy some fun at the Red Cross in Grand Rapids on Aug. 14, 5:30-8:00 p.m.


11th Annual Mayors' Grand River Cleanup

Submitted 08-05-2014 under NONPROFITS

The 11th Annual Mayors' Grand River Cleanup Is Set For September 20th


NPO Showcase: Kent County Senior Millage

Submitted 08-01-2014 under NONPROFITS

On Tuesday, August 5, voters will be asked to renew the Kent County Senior Millage, which provides services that help seniors live independently.


Cooking Demos Increase Healthy Food Sales at YMCA Veggie Van and Urban Grocery Stores

Submitted 07-31-2014 under NONPROFITS

Michigan Harvest of the Month Showcases do more than provide education about how to select, store, prepare, and preserve fresh fruits and vegetables. They also help to generate a crowd and create a thriving community around healthy food.


NPO Showcase: Kent County Free Preschool Campaign

Submitted 07-28-2014 under NONPROFITS

There are still free preschool slots available for Kent County children and families in need


August vote to decide fate of Kent District Libraries

Submitted 07-28-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

Library users in Kent County will depend on millage results for continued access, says Lance Werner of Kent District Library.


Senior Artie Smith grateful for good food, good friends

Submitted 07-25-2014 under NONPROFITS

Feeding America West Michigan and the Grand Rapids Housing Commission work together to feed seniors.