COVID19

Feature Story Community Action House began construction on its Food Club in March 2021.
Feature Story Dave Koster is the general manager of the Holland BPW.
Feature Story On the Border Catering Captain Carolyn McNeil was one of eight West Michigan employees honored with the 2020 West Michigan Works! Beverly A. Drake Essential Service Award.
Feature Story Ottawa County United Way President Patrick Moran meets with other nonprofit leaders to discuss how to meet community needs.
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GRABB grants help area Black businesses navigate COVID-19


Feature Story Muskegon YMCA volunteers distribute bags of food to those in need.
Feature Story Cynthia Martinez films Daniel, a student in the TRIO Upward Bound program.

Filmmaker gives a voice to first gen college students


Feature Story A donation from the Gun Lake Tribe is funding a new mobile vaccination unit in Allegan County.
Feature Story The 2020 Ottawa County Community Health Needs Assessment is available on the new website, healthyottawa.org.

Working together to solve health concerns


Feature Story While at Grand Valley, Jordan Vanderham developed a mask that makes it easier to breathe while working or playing in below-freezing air.
Feature Story As it rolls out the COVID-19 vaccines, the Ottawa County Department of Public Health has worked with community organizations to work toward equitable vaccine distribution in communities of color.

Creating vaccine equity in Ottawa County


Feature Story Holland’s Cubi Market prioritizes local businesses by offering a way to safely shop locally online.

Startup puts personalized products within shoppers’ grasp


Feature Story The Café at City on a Hill serves the staff and clients on the Zeeland nonprofit campus.

Lakeshore Advantage awards $1.8M to 187 small businesses


Feature Story GRCC is testing basketball players weekly for COVID-19 through a partnership with Ferris State.