Building Communities

Feature Story Delaney Dewey-Harney attended Saugatuck High School and is double majoring in human biology and Spanish within Michigan State's Honors College, something she says wouldn't be possible without scholarships from the Allegan County Community Foundation.
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GHACF awards largest amount of Community Impact grants ever


Feature Story Rachel Sanchez, left, received the Chief Deputy of the Year Award from the Michigan Association of Register of Deeds. Karen Hahn, the Mecosta County Register of Deeds, right, presented the award.
Feature Story Holland's Reciprocal Language Partnership started in 2003 and has had more than 1,000 participants.
Feature Story Passersby admire a chalk creation during Zeeland's Chalk Festival in this file photo.

Chalk Fest brings live art to Zeeland


Feature Story Ubuntu is a concept from Kenya that means, at its core, humanity, in the sense of humaneness, decency, and human dignity.

Ubuntu! A sense of humaneness, decency, and human dignity


Feature Story The Allegan County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted in favor of converting the county building for sole use as a courthouse to accommodate an additional circuit court judge.

Strategic plan maps out Allegan County’s priorities


Feature Story Tuesday Forum Series participants share their ideas.

Tuesday Forum Series wraps with plans to move ideas forward


Feature Story Linden Peterson, director of events for the Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce, points out an area in Muskegon County during the STAR! training.

How Muskegon STAR! training builds community pride


Feature Story A handful of Muskegon County Jail inmates and their families had private access to the Lakeshore Museum Center for their visit.
Feature Story Boys and Girls Club staff celebrate with Isabel Shepard (center) after she was named Michigan Youth of the Year.

West Ottawa's Isabel Shepard is state Youth of the Year