New Photos from 2009 Donor Open House

Over two days in late October, more than 300 Grand Rapids Community Foundation donors joined in autumn fun at donor open houses. It was the first time we’ve been able to host a donor reception at our new building.

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The highlight of the first day’s open house was presenting the Jack Chaille Award for Community Philanthropy to Allan and Claudia Carlson. Click here to learn more about the Carlsons. We'd like thank our event sponsors. Partners

  • CapTrust Financial Advisors


  • Grubb & Ellis|Paramount Commerce
    • Bill Bowling
    • Chip Bowling
    • George Larimore
  • Information Systems Intelligence
  • LaFleur & Godfrey
  • Lambert Edwards and Associates Inc.

In-kind sponsors

  • Bistro Bella Vita
  • Custom Printers
  • Ellis Parking Company
  • Jeff and Georgia Gietzen
  • Maplewood Flower Box, LLC
  • Plenty Creative
  • Quimby Walstrom Papers