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Another Summer of Growth for Youth Force GR

Thanks to a grant from W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), Grand Rapids Community Foundation is able to help local nonprofits fund youth employment for another summer. 408 more words

Connecting with Community

Grand Rapids Community Foundation’s summer PSA featuring summers jobs and Youth Force GR.


I had the privilege of visiting Comprenew, a recycling and renew center for electronics. Comprenew is one of the organizations funded by the summer jobs program grant by Grand Rapids Community Foundation.

Check out what I saw!

Summer Jobs on TV

Watch Grand Rapids Community Foundation’s Vice President of Programs, Marcia Rapp, discuss the Summer Jobs Program with Brian Sterling from 24 Hour News 8 during the 5PM broadcast on Friday, June 1.

Interviews And Videos

Workshop for Location Leaders

Today is a beautiful day inside and out. Why you might ask? Well, the sun is shining and the sky is clear. But that is not all. 435 more words

The Blog

Summer Jobs '12

The Grand Rapids Community Foundation and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation have teamed up for the second summer in a row to fund nonprofit youth employment programs. 171 more words

About Summer Jobs 2012

Summer Jobs 2011

Results from our youth employment grants & fun facts about the great things youth did this summer are represented in the following infographic:

Note: Some of the programs continue into the school year, therefore these numbers are not final for the grant period. 44 more words