Photos by Monica Scott - and Michael Zalewski - Seyferth PR

Grand Rapids Groundbreaking

Wed, Nov 8, 2017 @
Covenant House Michigan - Grand Rapids
1 Antoine St SW
Grand Rapids, Michigan


Gerry Piro, Executive Director of Covenant House Michigan joined Pam Spaeth, Site Administrator and Director of Development – Grand Rapids for the groundbreaking ceremony on Nov. 8, 2017. Also present were Mark Murray of Meijer Inc., Jeff Connolly, President of West Michigan Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, and Elsa Fieren. All three are highly involved in leading the site’s fundraising campaign.

The ceremonial groundbreaking took place on the site at 1 Antoine St., next to the pre-existing Covenant House Academy – Grand Rapids, which serves at-risk and homeless youth. The new shelter will provide resources and support to both Academy students and other homeless youth in the community. You can join our campaign efforts by donating here: Covenant House Michigan – Grand Rapids Capital Campaign