2017 Grant Partnerships
Grand Rapids Metro Ministry is excited to work with other organizations and initiatives that are doing “new things” to address the root causes of poverty and injustice. This year’s grant partnerships and projects include:
- The construction of a handicap accessibility ramp at North End Community Ministry.
- The placement of an intern from the Wesley Fellowship at Grand Valley with NextGen Ministries at GUMchurch.
- The merger of Justice for our Neighbors of West Michigan and JFON of Southeast Michigan to create JFON-MI, a consolidated and more focused entity providing affordable, high-quality immigration legal services while engaging in advocacy for immigrants’ rights and organizing community education workshops and events.
- Support for staff transition and programming at Native American Elders Program