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The Growth Center Inc, Grand Rapids, Michigan

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Web:
Address: 3333 Kraft St SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan  49512  
United States
Fax: 6169748990
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 100
Number of People Being Served: 1000
EIN: 20-5593322
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Mission Statement


Who We Are The Growth Center Inc began in 2006 as a small outreach initiative aimed at helping those affected by Hurricane Katrina. Since then we’ve formalized our organization as a faith-based 501© 3 organization that provides programs and services for individuals and families of all ages and backgrounds. Our Mission The Growth Center Inc. will positively impact the community and the world through meaningful partnerships which offer resources, life skills training, and other programs which strengthen individuals and families.

Description


2009 Growth Center Programs Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Learn how you can save money, live on a budget, eliminate debt, talk about your finances with confidence, find bargains, and experience the joy of giving. In these 13 weeks of instruction you’ll gain a better understanding of how to manage money. Experience financial peace and freedom, when you change the way you think about your finances! Dave Ramsey’s Generation Change Help your youth get off to a good financial start in life. With these 4 weeks of instruction your youth will understand the importance of money management, savings, and wisdom in spending, giving, and debt-free living. Freedom Finance Get a grip on your finances with a personal budget and learn how you can eliminate debt. This one day workshop provides basic instruction on how to develop and maintain a budget. You’ll find out how to keep track of your finances and consistently wipe out your debt. Taekwondo Develop your body and mind with this martial arts exercise program for children, youths, and adults. You’ll learn self defense and control techniques to grow and develop the total person. All classes are taught by a certified AAU sanctioned instructor. Camp Judah Keep your youth mentally and physically active this summer with this Fine Arts and Leadership program. This one week experience will provide opportunities for your youth to grow in their understanding of Liturgical Dance, Vocal/Music Theory, Instrumentals, Art, Choir, Music Theatre, and Photography. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Need help filling out your annual tax forms? Take advantage of this free tax preparation service offered from February through April. This service is sponsored in partnership with Brown-Hutcherson Ministries in Grand Rapids, MI. Mobile Food Pantry Fresh foods are distributed throughout the year to assist families within the community who are in need of assistance. Abundant Healing Health Ministry Find out how you can live a healthy and productive life. Temple Time Gospel Aerobics for adult men and women will help you get the exercise that’s right for you. These 12 weeks of physical activity will leave you encouraged and inspired to maintain a healthy body. Find the resources you need for a total fitness package when you attend the Community Health Fair.

2009 Growth Center Programs Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Learn how you can save money, live on a budget, eliminate debt, talk about your finances with confidence, find bargains, and experience the joy of giving. In these 13 weeks of instruction you’ll gain a better understanding of how to manage money. Experience financial peace and freedom, when you change the way you think about your finances! Dave Ramsey’s Generation Change Help your youth get off to a good financial start in life. With these 4 weeks of instruction your youth will understand the importance of money management, savings, and wisdom in spending, giving, and debt-free living. Freedom Finance Get a grip on your finances with a personal budget and learn how you can eliminate debt. This one day workshop provides basic instruction on how to develop and maintain a budget. You’ll find out how to keep track of your finances and consistently wipe out your debt. Taekwondo Develop your body and mind with this martial arts exercise program for children, youths, and adults. You’ll learn self defense and control techniques to grow and develop the total person. All classes are taught by a certified AAU sanctioned instructor. Camp Judah Keep your youth mentally and physically active this summer with this Fine Arts and Leadership program. This one week experience will provide opportunities for your youth to grow in their understanding of Liturgical Dance, Vocal/Music Theory, Instrumentals, Art, Choir, Music Theatre, and Photography. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Need help filling out your annual tax forms? Take advantage of this free tax preparation service offered from February through April. This service is sponsored in partnership with Brown-Hutcherson Ministries in Grand Rapids, MI. Mobile Food Pantry Fresh foods are distributed throughout the year to assist families within the community who are in need of assistance. Abundant Healing Health Ministry Find out how you can live a healthy and productive life. Temple Time Gospel Aerobics for adult men and women will help you get the exercise that’s right for you. These 12 weeks of physical activity will leave you encouraged and inspired to maintain a healthy body. Find the resources you need for a total fitness package when you attend the Community Health Fair.

Mission Statement: Who We Are The Growth Center Inc began in 2006 as a small outreach initiative aimed at helping those affected by Hurricane Katrina. Since then we’ve formalized our organization as a faith-based 501© 3 organization that provides programs and services for individuals and families of all ages and backgrounds. Our Mission The Growth Center Inc. will positively impact the community and the world through meaningful partnerships which offer resources, life skills training, and other programs which strengthen individuals and families.

Organizational Statement of Faith


The Gorwth Center is a faith based program which partners with individual, families, and the community to provide programs and services that positively impact the world!


Denominational Affiliations


Non-denominational


Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Youth Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes