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Accessibility and Inclusion at Grand Rapids Children’s Museum

In its 21-year history, the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum (GRCM) has welcomed over 3.5 million guests, and invited young children and their hosts to engage in hands-on learning and exploration through creative play. In fall of 2018, with a three-year $177,474 grant from the Steelcase Foundation, GRCM created an Accessibility and Inclusion Manager position, formalizing…

2019 First Quarter Grant Awards

The Steelcase Foundation awarded seven grants to the following organizations for the Foundation’s Q1, 2019. Education Affinity Mentoring was awarded $75,000 over three years to expand its programming to recruit, train, and match more caring adult mentors with students, provide mentors with online literacy training, and implement a comprehensive, evidence-based program evaluation to gauge program…