Change U Participants in the Community


The following lists detail the community involvement of Change U participants during and since their participation in the training. While we have listed each organization only one time in each category, often more than one of our participants have been involved in the same organization. 
Positions: Elected or Appointed
Grand Rapids Community Relations Commission Green Grand Rapids Committee
Grand Rapids Community Foundation 
Kent County Commission
Michigan Street Corridor Plan Steering Committee Sustainable Streets Task Force
Positions on Boards of Directors
ACLU – West Michigan
Alternative Pathways
American Red Cross of Greater Grand Rapids
Batterer Intervention Services Coalition
Be One: Catalyst for Inclusion
Bloom Collective
Center for Women in Transition
Cherry Street Health Services
Equality Michigan
Fair Housing Center of West Michigan Farm-to-School Program (Muskegon County) Friends of Grand Rapids Parks
Gay in Faith Together 
GLSEN GR (Gay, Lesbian, Straight Education Network)
Grand Rapids Women's Chorus
Greater Grand Rapids Food Systems Council
Greater Grand Rapids Women’s History Council
Greater Wyoming Community Resource Alliance
Healing Children of Conflict
Healthy Homes Coalition of West Michigan
Heart of West Michigan United Way
Hispanic Center of Western Michigan
Holland is Ready
Kent County Water Conservation
Lakeshore Alliance Against Domestic and Sexual Assault
Lakeshore Ethnic Diversity Alliance
LGBT Network of West Michigan
Michigan Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence
Progressive Women's Alliance
Restore Hope
Room for All
Transgender Education Collaboration
United Growth of Kent County
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts
Well House
YWCA of West Central Michigan 
Staff of Nonprofit Organizations
Alternative Pathways AmeriCorps
Arbor Circle ArtPrize
Aquinas College
Bethany Christian Services
Blandford Nature Center
Campfire USA West MI
Center for Diversity and Inclusion – Aquinas College Center for Women in Transition
Community Rebuilders
Disability Network Lakeshore
Disability Advocates of Kent County
Diversity & Inclusion Manager (Grand Rapids)
Employee Assistance Center
Gay in Faith Together
Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids
Grand Haven Public Schools
Grand Rapids Community College
Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Grand Rapids Community Media Center
Grand Rapids Institute for Information Democracy
Grand Rapids Public Library
Grand Rapids Public Schools
Grand Rapids Red Project
Grandville Avenue Arts and Humanities
Grand Valley State University
Habitat for Humanity of Ottawa County
Habitat for Humanity of Kent County
Heart of West Michigan United Way
Hispanic Center of West Michigan
Holland is Ready
Hope College
Land Conservancy of West Michigan
The LGBT Network of West Michigan
Life Services Parent Center
Lutheran Social Services of Michigan
Neighborhood Housing Services (Grand Haven) Omega Community Services
Our Kitchen Table
Partners for a Racism-Free Community
Peace Corp
Ravenna Public Schools
Red Project
Reformed Church in America
Salvation Army – Booth Family Services
The Source
Unity Michigan
Well House
Wesley Fellowship
West Michigan Environmental Action Council 
Volunteer and Internship Involvement
Actors Theatre of Grand Rapids
Advocates for Senior Issues
Alliance for Ethnic and Cultural Harmony
Avenue for the Arts
Ban Michigan Fracking
Bethany Christian Services Refugee Resettlement Services
Bloom Collective
Center for Women in Transition
Circle Pines Center
City Life Wesleyan Church
Compassion Campaign
Crash's Landing Cat Sanctuary
Creston Neighborhood Association
D.A. Blodgett – St. Johns Home
Deep Green Resistance Grand Rapids
Disability Advocates of Grand Rapids
Drivers Licenses for All
Fair Housing Center of West Michigan
Fulton Street Farmers' Market - Expansion Fundraising committee
Girl Scouts
Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism (GRACE)
Grand Rapids Institute for Information Democracy
Grand Rapids Young Professionals
Greater Grand Rapids Food Systems Council
Habitat for Humanity Kent County
Habitat for Humanity Ottawa County
Hands Across the City
Harbor Humane Society
Head Start Center Grand Rapids
Heartside Gardeners
Heartside Ministries
Helping Hands
Hispanic Center of Western Michigan
Holland is Ready
Hope is Ready
Inclusive Justice
Institute for Healing Racism
Keep Michigan Wolves Protected
Kent County Democrats
Kent County Domestic Violence Community Coordinated Response Team
Kent County Sexual Assault Prevention Action Team
Kent County Water Conservation 
Kids Food Basket
LINC Community Revitalization
LOVE, Inc.
Michigan Project for Informed Public Policy
Moms Bloom
Muskegon Area Sustainability Coalition
Mutual Aid Grand Rapids
Our Kitchen Table 
Planned Parenthood
Plymouth UCC – Justice and Peace Taskforce
Really Really Free Market
Red Project
St. John's Children's Home
Transgender Education Collaboration
Transgender Michigan
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts
United Methodist Church - Justice Advocacy
Until Love is Equal

Wake Up Weekend
Walk for Farm Animals Grand Rapids
Well House
West Michigan AmeriCorps Collaborative
West Michigan Environmental Action Council
West Michigan Immigration Coalition
The White House Project
Women at Risk
Women’s Resource Center
Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Greater Grand Rapids 


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