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  • October 27, 2016

    See $2.4M renovation to 122-year-old downtown music center

    The St. Cecilia Music Center has completed its $2.4 million renovations to its 122-year-old building in downtown Grand Rapids.

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  • October 26, 2016

    $30 Million Bloomberg Program Helps Culture Groups Improve Cities

    An infusion of money, mentoring, and management training aims to put small and mid-sized arts groups in a stronger position to improve their cities.

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  • October 7, 2016

    'Wounded Warrior Dogs' wins $200K Grand Prize in ArtPrize 2016 public vote

    James Mellick's "Wounded Warrior Dogs" captured the hearts of ArtPrize voters – and a $200,000 grand prize.

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  • October 7, 2016

    ArtPrize jurors give $200K Grand Prize to 'Bureau of Personal Belonging'

    A 1960s-era office setting in which bureaucrats challenged whether visitors are valid members of the community won the $200,000 Juried Grand Prize for ArtPrize Eight.

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  • August 9, 2016

    ArtPrize is creating neighborhood hubs

    ArtPrize is expanding its visitor services by adding to its headquarters "hub" to help guide visitors.

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  • June 30, 2016

    Why Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital is one of the best

    For the fifth year in a row, Grand Rapids’ Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital has ranked on this list of 50 hospitals.

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  • May 16, 2016

    Program encourages Boy Scouts’ STEM Education

    A new program aims to prepare West Michigan Boy Scouts for jobs in science and technology.

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  • January 14, 2016

    How and why Amway’s DeVos family gives away billions

    The DeVos family for the first time is shedding light on lifetime giving of nearly $1.2 billion.

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  • September 30, 2015

    WMAA granted $150K for a Cessna

    The Delta Air Lines Foundation donated enough money to the West Michigan Aviation Academy for it to buy an airplane.

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  • June 30, 2015

    $12M plan to clean up Lake Macatawa

    The Michigan power couple, known for their philanthropy and Republican politics, decided something needed to be done.

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  • May 15, 2015

    Eisenhower senior earns DeVos business scholarship

    Blake Berry means business, and it shows.

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  • April 27, 2015

    Shea selected for Northwood University Betsy and Dick DeVos Scholarship

    Kennedy Shea will be a freshman in the fall and will major in Advertising and Marketing at Northwood University.

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