Fourth Annual Gracious Grounds Gala!

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Please join us on Thursday, April 12, from 5:45-8:30 p.m. at the Spring Lake Country Club, in a collaborative effort to raise funds for the future development of Gracious Grounds! The Social Hour, beginning at 5:45 p.m., will feature a cash bar and an opportunity to mingle with the residents, their families, fellow supporters and the Board of Directors An elegant meal will follow at 6:30 p.m. with an update from Sandy Baker, Executive Director, and special messages from more »

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Third Annual Fundraiser

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Do you ever feel like the words, THANK YOU, just aren’t enough? Your mind keeps searching for the exact word, or words, that will express the gratitude, the joy, and the overwhelming feeling you have in your heart and soul….yet, you feel like, thank you, isn’t even enough? That is what I am feeling!!!! Until a new word is created…on behalf of the Board of Directors and myself…. THANK YOU!!!!!!!!! Thank you for believing in more »

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New Residents Celebrate Independence

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KRYSTLE WAGNER • JUL 5, 2017 AT 10:00 AM kwagner@grandhaventribune.com As Americans celebrated the country’s independence, Tuesday’s holiday held a special significance for a group of new Grand Haven residents and their families. The newest residents of Gracious Grounds are celebrating their own independence and starting a new chapter in their lives by moving into their own apartments, a first for many of them. With construction complete, 10 residents and one resident assistant are in the more »

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GH Residential Facility is ‘Grace in Action’

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KRYSTLE WAGNER • JUN 2, 2017 AT 1:00 PM kwagner@grandhaventribune.com Making dinner together is part of the nightly routine for residents at 1515 S. Despelder St. in Grand Haven. Since moving into the home last July, the residents have been settling in, developing friendships and getting to know the community. Gracious Grounds is a non-profit organization that aims to create a friendly and safe place for people with unique abilities to live and be involved in the more »

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Gracious Grounds Provides Opportunity for Independent Living

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For many of us, living independently is something we take for granted. But for those living with unique abilities it is not always an option. A new organization in Grand Haven is providing a supportive community for some young adults to move out of mom and dad’s for the first time. “People with unique abilities or disabilities will be served at Gracious Grounds,” said founder Sandy Baker, “The people who will be residing here are semi-independent. more »

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Gracious Grounds’ Housing Initiative Moves Ahead

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KRYSTLE WAGNER • JUN 3, 2016 AT 4:00 PM kwagner@grandhaventribune.com What started off as an idea to provide housing residents with unique abilities is slowly coming to fruition. For the past few years, Sandy Baker has worked to develop Gracious Grounds, a non-profit organization focused on creating a safe and friendly place for residents with developmental abilities to live and be involved in the community. After searching for a suitable site and raising funds for more »

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