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Recent Newsletters


Providing a “Safe Haven” for Families

We’re proud to support our friends at Safe Haven Ministries and the expansion of their Safe Transitions program, which offers those victimized by human trafficking and domestic abuse a place to stay while they transition back into stable housing. Below are excerpts from a story by Fox 17. Click here to access the full interview. […]

Read Post Oct 11, 2023

Here for a Reason

One ICCF client for nearly forty years has deeply invested in local youth through her role as mom, foster parent, educator, and now member of the ICCF Board of Directors. When Janice moved with her son (age 2) and daughter (age 10) to West Michigan in November 1984, they had nothing. “I had never heard […]

Read Post Oct 10, 2023

Housing Pipeline: October 2023

We’re excited to share the latest real estate & development news from ICCF Community Homes as we pursue equitable opportunity, affordable homes, and thriving neighborhoods. THE SEYMOUR The Seymour will create 27 condo units in the Alger Heights neighborhood at the site of the former Seymour Christian School. We are grateful to have secured over […]

Read Post Oct 05, 2023

Fall 2023 Blueprints

In this edition of Blueprints, you’ll meet Janice Dorsey, an artist, mother, homeowner, and ICCF Community Home’s newest board member. She faced difficult circumstances after arriving in Grand Rapids in the ‘80s, and was put in touch with ICCF. Eventually she was able to buy a home through a program facilitated by ICCF in the Baxter […]

Read Post Oct 04, 2023
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