United Way Leadership Circle Holiday Party
Nov
29
6:00 pm18:00

United Way Leadership Circle Holiday Party

  • The Gallery at Bar Divani

Leadership Circle Members,

Please join us Tuesday, November 29 for our Leadership Circle Holiday Party to connect with other community leaders and toast the season of giving!

Reserve your spot(s) at https://uwleadership-nov.eventbrite.com.

Sponsored by Wolverine Worldwide.

Minding Your Money Workshop
Nov
12
9:00 am09:00

Minding Your Money Workshop

  • Madison Place

Minding Your Money Workshop
Sponsored by Jeffrie L. Chappell of New York Life

Workshops: Budgeting, Understand Your Credit, and PLAN - Managing Your Financial Emergencies

Limited to 25 people. Childcare provided. Register at mindyourmoney.eventbrite.com or call 2-1-1 to register and guarantee your spot. 

UNITE OUT: Cider + Sliders
Nov
9
5:30 pm17:30

UNITE OUT: Cider + Sliders

  • Vander Mill Grand Rapids

UNITE OUT: Cider + Sliders

Join us at Vander Mill Grand Rapids for live music by Sundry, free food and drinks.
RSVP at u-niteout2016.eventbrite.com

United Way Young Leaders Society
In conjunction with Heart of West Michigan United Way’s mission to reduce poverty, United Way Young Leaders Society exists to ignite the passions and recognize the talents of young professionals to advance sustainable solutions in West Michigan.

Schools of Hope Volunteer Training
Sep
19
3:00 pm15:00

Schools of Hope Volunteer Training

  • Heart of West Michigan United Way

United Way's Schools of Hope Program pairs Volunteer Reading Tutors with students in grades 1-3 who are behind in reading to work one-on-one, once a week for 30 minutes. No experience necessary. We will train you to be a reading tutor!

Day of Caring: Public Volunteer Opportunity
Sep
16
9:00 am09:00

Day of Caring: Public Volunteer Opportunity

100 volunteers will come together at The Equest Center in Rockford, a non profit organization that improves quality of life through equine-based therapy to physically, mentally and socially/emotionally challenged individuals. Their unique programs integrate academic, social and physical skills, using the horse as a catalyst.

Information Session: Community Impact Grants
Sep
13
10:30 pm22:30

Information Session: Community Impact Grants

  • Heart of West Michigan United Way

We are pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the 2017-18 fiscal year. Successful proposals will be granted funding to meet critical needs of individuals and families in Kent County in the areas of family stability, youth education, and financial security. Learn more at this information session. Learn more about how to apply at this information session. 

Information Session: Community Impact Grants
Sep
9
3:00 pm15:00

Information Session: Community Impact Grants

  • Heart of West Michigan United Way

We are pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the 2017-18 fiscal year. Successful proposals will be granted funding to meet critical needs of individuals and families in Kent County in the areas of family stability, youth education, and financial security. Learn more at this information session.

Wolverine Worldwide Shoe Sale
Aug
25
8:00 am08:00

Wolverine Worldwide Shoe Sale

Over 10,000 pairs of shoes at a savings of up to 80% off retail prices! Huge value on all of our brands: Bates, Cat Footwear, Harley-Davidson, Hush Puppies, Hytest, Keds, Merrell, Saucony, Sebago, Sperry Top-Sider, Stride Rite and Wolverine.
 

Community Impact Tour
Aug
11
3:00 pm15:00

Community Impact Tour

Community Impact Tours are a great way to see and learn about several United Way partner agencies that serve our community.

Stuff the Bus
Aug
1
Aug 15

Stuff the Bus

Every fall, we collect elementary school supplies for children in the Schools of Hope Reading Program to make sure our students are starting the school year ready to learn.

Celebrate United
May
2
5:30 pm17:30

Celebrate United

  • New Vintage Place

Heart of West Michigan United Way celebrates the generosity and giving spirit of the community.

Life Reimagined Checkup
Mar
15
6:00 pm18:00

Life Reimagined Checkup

  • Heart of West Michigan United Way

Introducing Life Reimagined Checkup, a free two-hour experience to help you get inspired about your possibilities.

Community Tax Prep Day
Feb
16
3:00 pm15:00

Community Tax Prep Day

  • Steelcase University

United Way’s Kent County Tax Credit Coalition partners with Steelcase’s Finance Department to host a Community Day offering free tax prep and e-filing.