Jenna Arcidiacono is the owner of Amore Trattoria Italiana in Comstock Park and was recently named the Grand Rapids Business Journal’s 2020 overall Newsmaker of the Year. Jenna used her…

Kasey has been a part of relay for life for several years. It all started in middle school, the Macomb County area would hold a fundraiser for the Relay for…

Dr. Bobby Mukkamala is a selfless Flint treasure, always doing whatever he can to make the community a better place. In the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, he purchased…

Robby and Emma Eimers are two of the most dedicated youth volunteers in the state of Michigan. While some volunteers serve “at” a community, Robby and Emma serve “with” their…

Project Starburst is a nonprofit food bank based in Big Rapids, MI, and serves both Mecosta and Osceola counties. From a small but diligent start, Project Starburst has increased its…

The late Bernard “Bernie” Zoet dedicated his life to serving his community. He spent 35 years as a volunteer fundraiser for The Other Way, and several years on the organization’s…

Access to food is a fundamental element of thriving communities. The volunteers that make up the Community Table of Albion have offered their time, energy, and resources to make sure…

Christine Mwangi is the Founder and President of the nonprofit Be a Rose, Inc. which works to provide health and wellness education to underserved people. It also works to distribute…

Salena Taylor started the non profit “Partial to Girls” two years ago to provide community assistance in Jackson to those who are in need. Partial to Girls has donated countless…

While away from the front lines, Ashley Edmonds lived the family life with her husband and two young sons. In non-pandemic times, she traveled, watched her sons play baseball and…