Serving people, saving horses

Out Side In helps horses and people form unique emotional bonds and uses this to provide therapy that helps both the horse and the patient.

Programs and progress, even in prison

We received a hand-written letter from an inmate nominating Warden Mary Berghuis of EC Brooks Correctional Facility in Muskegon, for the Con…

Early education where it matters most

The Early Learning Neighborhood Collaborative lifts up our community by providing a quality preschool education to those who need it most.

Brotherhood through Basketball

Lifequest Ministries is an urban outreach program that’s geared to one of Grand Rapids’ hardest to reach audiences.

Recognizing award nominees

We’ve announced our eight Connecting with Community Awards finalists, but there were many great partnerships deserve to be recognized too.

CWC Awards

Awards finalists selected

The Connecting with Community Partners and WOOD TV8 are proud to announce its 8 finalists for the 2015 Connecting with Community Awards.