The impact the local YMCA has made in people’s lives was highlighted earlier this week.
FERRYSBURG — The inaugural North Shore Trail Run will be held Saturday, Oct. 12. The 5K/10K race will take place on the trail system in North Ottawa Dunes and Coast Guard Park.
Love in Action (LIA) will be able to feed thousands of hungry families in the Tri-Cities thanks to a gift from Meijer and its customers who participated in the retailer’s spring Simply Give food donation program.
Greater Ottawa County United Way announced that $23,130 worth of school supplies and backpacks were collected and distributed during the annual Stuff the Bus School Supply & Backpack Drive, which took place from July 23 through Aug. 6 throughout Ottawa County.
FERRYSBURG - Organizers described it as one of the best in years as a few hundred friends and neighbors gathered to taste 11 different types of chili during the 14th Annual Smith's Bayou Chili Cookoff on Saturday.
Gracious Grounds, a Grand Haven-based nonprofit housing organization for adults with unique abilities, recently received a matching grant award from the JSJ Foundation Fund, established by the JSJ Corp., and held at the Grand Haven Area Community Foundation.