The GRHC will host a fundraiser to benefit the families of Hope Community Rapid Re-Housing Program on Thursday, October 19, 6:30‐8:00 p.m. at Great Lakes Furnishings, 2995 28th Street SE. “A Celebration of Hope” will include light refreshments as well as a silent auction that offers the opportunity to bid on tickets to cultural and recreational attractions as well as furniture items and gift certificates for shopping and dining. Hope Community Rapid Re-Housing Program provides housing and supportive services to homeless women and children in our community. Click “A Celebration of Hope” to learn how you can RSVP for this fun and worthwhile special event!
GRHC Lead Resident Services/Family Self-Sufficiency Program Specialist Laura Oesch recently appeared on GRTV to talk about the programs and services offered through Hope Community Rapid Re-Housing Program—Watch the video above to learn how Hope Community is helping vulnerable families in our community.
Puerto Rico is facing a humanitarian crisis due to damage inflicted by Hurricane Maria. Grand Rapids Public Schools (GRPS) and the City of Grand Rapids are working with Puerto Rico Rises to hold a donation drive that will benefit hurricane victims.
Donations will be accepted from Monday, October 16, through Thursday, October 19. GRPS staff, student and parent donations will be accepted at all GRPS schools. The GRPS administration building at 1331 Franklin Street SE will serve as the donation drop-off site for the general public.
The donation drive is seeking specific items—Please click Donations Needed to download a PDF that shows the complete list.