The Children's Dyslexia Center of West Michigan Inc. is seeking new, energetic board members to help implement a fund raising campaign. The Learning Center is one of more than fifty centers opened since 1994 by the Scottish Rite Masons in the 15 Northeastern States. Due to the economic turndown of several years ago, the funding levels for all centers has been cut by 60%.
United Way’s Kent County Tax Credit Coalition (KCTCC) helps working individuals and families achieve economic success through free tax services and financial literacy courses. Since 2002, KCTCC has generated almost $61.5 million in tax credits for over 53,000 tax payers in our community. They do this utilizing approximately 280 volunteers each year.