Alpha Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids, MI
Founded: 1989
Current Status: Member
Member Since: April 16, 2018
ECFA accredited organization

Financial Data
   Cash Donations $531,960
   Noncash Donations $294,277
   Other Revenue $0
   Total Revenue $826,237
   Total Expenses $788,363
Excess (or Deficit)
   for the Year
Other $0
Total Change
   in Net Assets
Total Assets $609,291
Total Liabilities $264,456
Net Assets $344,835

Data for year ended December 31, 2016
Per the organization's financial statements

Contact Information
Alpha Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids, MI
Tel: (616) 742-0242
Fax: (616) 742-0270
Top Leader: Mrs. Colleen Barbara Geisel
Donor Contact: Ms. Kalie Bunce

Ministry Description
Alpha Grand Rapids is a Christ-centered nonprofit, where all services focus on bringing the compassionate love Jesus to people. AGR assists men and women in crisis, many of whom are facing an unplanned pregnancy. AGR has 4 distinct departments: MEDICAL SERVICES offers free STD testing, pregnancy tests and limited ultrasounds, and counseling to help encourage life-affirming choices. SUPPORT SERVICES offers free one-on-one mentoring, a weekly single mom support group that provides Bible studies, life skills, crafts, child care, and a hot lunch. EDUCATION SERVICES offers free Pregnancy Education, Parenting Education, GED, English As Second Language, Spanish Speaking Support Group, and Jail Ministry. MATERIAL RESOURCES offers free maternity clothes, diapers, wipes, formula, baby food, infant-toddler clothing, and all supplies needed to care for a baby. AGR is expanding to include a men's center to offer the same resources to the men in the community.

Our hope is that every client will say that Alpha Women’s Center of Grand Rapids is the best place to go for help. Our model of personalized care ensures clients’ needs are met with expert help and genuine compassion. We walk alongside women who are experiencing challenging circumstances, such as an unplanned pregnancy, by providing a safe place to make choices. AWC empowers women to thrive by offering holistic care through free and confidential services.

Ministry Sectors
  • Discipleship
  • Family & Marriage
  • Social, Civic, Public Policy & Philanthropy

  • Ministry Types
  • Pregnancy Resource Center (primary)
  • Discipleship
  • Men's Ministry
  • Women's Ministry
  • Bible Study & Engagement
  • Family & Children Services
  • Support Services