Community Service, Volunteer, and Networking Opportunities

 United Way

 Brother Keeper

 Urban Leagu


Community Service Initatives

Grand Rapids Urban League
745 Eastern Ave. SE,
Grand Rapids, 

MI 49503
616-245-2207 

Big Rapids Lions Club 
P.O. Box 807,
Big Rapids, MI 49307

Meetings are at 52 Sports Bar,
Holiday Inn, 1005 Perry Ave,
Big Rapids, MI 49307

 Big Rapids Rotary Club
Tuesday at noon
Meet at Artworks (basement),
106 N. Michigan Ave,
Big Rapids, MI 49307

Volunteer Opportunities

Mecosta-Osceola United Way
315 Ives, Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-592-4144

Mecosta County Habitat for Humanity
PO Box 1038
Big Rapids, MI 49307
18387 Northland Dr, Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 629-8700

 

WISE (Women's Information Service)
PO Box 1249 Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-6600

Broadway Grand Rapids
122 Lyon St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 235-6285

Opera Grand Rapids
1320 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 451-2741 
Voca Lyrica 
301 Maple St,
Big Rapids, MI 49307
Project Starburst
120 S. State St. Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-5342 
Our Brother's Keeper
405 S. 3rd Street Big Rapids, MI 49307 
231-629-8033 
Manna Pantry (St. Andrew's)
315 B State Street Big Rapids, MI 49307

(231) 408-2940

 Mid Michigan Big Brothers Big Sisters
104 W Fifth St
Clare MI 48617
989-386-9304
   

Networking

Big Rapids Jaycees
To provide young people
the opportunity to develop
personal and leadership skills through local community action and organizational involvement.

GR Blend 
BL²END serves as an outlet
for young professionals of color
to learn, network, grow and become engaged.

Out Pro
OutPro promotes a welcoming culture in West Michigan for LGBT professionals.

Grand Rapids Young Professionals
is dedicated to providing young professionals with the opportunity to network professionally and socially.

GRAPE GR
more than 600 active members attending monthly events that provide learning, collaboration and social networking.