Staff Keri Jaynes Full

Keri Jaynes

Grants Manager

kjaynes@grfoundation.org

616.454.1751 x111

Joined the Community Foundation:
2015

Inspirational Quote:

You weren't born to be a spectator of others while they live life to the fullest. You too were born to make the world a better place, so put your talents into good use.

Gugu Mona

What Keri does:

Keri works with the online grant system and supports organizations throughout the grant application process. She’s your go-to person if you need assistance with Grant Central, have questions about our grantmaking, or if you need support for an existing grant.

What she did before:

Keri joins the Community Foundation from the Hope Network Foundation, where she was Annual Fund Officer. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nonprofit Administration and International Relations from Grand Valley State University.

When Keri’s not working:

She loves spending time with her family, attempting DIY projects, sampling local micro-brews and exploring the great Michigan outdoors with her husband and their goldendoodle.

A few of Keri's favorite things…

Nonprofit:
Humane Society of West Michigan
Place to send out-of-towners:
Anywhere downtown!
Place to eat or drink:
Hopcat
Part of her job:
Supporting our exceptional nonprofit community in Kent County