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Community partners come together to help 13 West Michigan families shop for the holidays

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) - Bethany Christian Services brought 13 families from West Michigan and around the world to a local Meijer store for a special Caring for Families Holiday Shopping event.  Families were treated to pizza from Craig’s Cruisers and a performance from the CARE Ballet Company.

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Then, several of our generous community partners helped families shop for items they needed.  A special shout out to Meijer, Bethany Christian Services, GR First Church, Priority Health, Milk Means More and Ferris State University for making this special evening possible!

See photos from the event by clicking on the gallery below.


About Maranda

Maranda is the WOTV 4 Women kids and family expert. She hosts a weekday half-hour program, “Where You Live”.

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Grand Rapids
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Kent County
Photos: Meijer Gardens' Holiday Traditions exhibit Photos: Meijer Gardens' Holiday Traditions exhibit
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Grand Rapids
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