Partners in Community, fall 2023

The latest issue of PARTNERS in community, Grand Rapids Community Foundation's magazine, features a highlight on Diana R. Sieger, president, announcements about recent grant and scholarship awards, an overview of the Community Foundation's support for children and families throughout decades and shared beliefs from our donor partners about giving. We hope you will be inspired - read the entire magazine here.

Her Heart on Her Sleeve, Her Conviction on the Other

As she looks to her retirement near the end of this year, Diana R. Sieger reflects on her 36 years as Grand Rapids Community Foundation's president. This profile includes thoughts from Diana on her leadership and comments from other leaders about Diana's impact. Click here to read the article.

2023 Awards to Students: Scholarships and Challenge Scholars

Through our annual scholarship program, the Community Foundation awards more than $1 million each year to students. We also provide scholarships to Challenge Scholars, a program built to support students and families on Grand Rapids west side to cover the costs of education after high school. Click here to read a summary of awards.

Our Donor Partners United by Shared Beliefs of Giving

Through establishing funds, creating planned gifts and giving throughout their lifetimes, our donor partners are investing in the future. Read about common threads that connect those who make up the Community Foundation's support system. Click here to read.

Empowering Futures: Impact on Children and Families

When children and families can thrive, communities can flourish. Read about the Community Foundation's work to support students and families throughout its history, adapting its approach to each decade's pressing needs. Click here to read.

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