Social Justice

Feature Story Escape Ministries is one of six nonprofits to receive grant funding in the latest round of awards from the Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area.
Feature Story Local food trucks will be at multiple Fiesta events througout the festival week.

Fiesta celebrates 60 years with expanded festival


Feature Story Seniors Helping Seniors Lakeshore's focus is on hiring seniors to help care for their peers who are less active or independent.
Feature Story This year's Juneteenth Freedom Festival theme is “I AM The Dream.”

Juneteenth Freedom Festival celebrates Black voices


Feature Story Operation United is an annual event that mobilizes volunteers to recognize the sacrifices and service of veterans and active military families, with a focus on seniors and those with disabilities in Kent County.

3-county United Way merger strengthens regional collaboration


Feature Story Michigan Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year Jaqulin Barajas, right, poses with 2023 Michigan Youth of the Year Isabel Shepard at the state Capitol building.
Feature Story West Ottawa High School Vice Principal and co-founder of I Am Academy was one of 112 nationwide finalists for the Remarkable Women award.

Lindsay Cherry is a 'Remarkable Woman'


Feature Story This photo is of me when I received the very first gift that I remember so well as a foster child! This gift represents love! And your gifts will represent love as well, thank you to all of you who have hearts full of love to give!

Shore Story: Foster kids need your support


Feature Story Muskegon-based WINC: For All Women Veterans will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year.

A safe space and sisterhood for female veterans


Feature Story Gina Fairfield is documenting the locations of all the area little free pantries, so those in need can find available resources.

Shore Story: Helping others find food when they need it most