"Why I Give"

"It's this generation of college students, fighting for the next generation." Anthony Ngyen "Knowing the children have something to look forward to is just, the best!" Adlai and Eli
"My grandmother Lois, I would love to follow in her footsteps." Nick Balcer "We decided to do something positive, make his life meaningful." Kelley's


Highlights of Giving in the Community

  • AutoShow

    A Gala That's Giving

    Every year, hundreds gather for the Auto Show Charity Spectacular at DeVos Place. It’s an event that raises money for the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Foundation.  Through a partnership with the Grand Rapids New Car Dealers Association, over $2 million dollars has been raised to help support vital programs at the hospital.

  • NICUHeart

    Helen DeVos Children's Hospital opens heart ICU

    Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital is now ready to help the tiniest heart patients in Grand Rapids needing intensive care.  The unit was paid for entirely by community donations.

  • CompeteforaCure

    Competing for a Cure

    Greenville senior athletics Adele Kemp and Lexy Hallock are accustomed to leading a team to compete, strive, survive and win a battle against a tough opponent on the court. This week, the two Yellow Jackets varsity girls basketball players are leading the charge to help overcome an even bigger opponent — cancer.