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January 2018

Grand Valley D3 Hockey Fights Cancer

January 27, 2018 @ 4:00 PM
Georgetown Ice Arena, 8500 48th Ave
Hudsonville, MI 49426 United States
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Grand Valley State University's Men’s D3 Hockey team is ready to fight cancer for the third consecutive year! This group doubled their fundraising efforts in 2017 and they hope to do the same this year! Join us as the Lakers face off against the Hope College Dutchmen at 4:00 PM January 27. Information on jersey sponsorship, t-shirt sales and game day activities coming soon. Volunteer shifts will run roughly from 3 PM – 8 PM, please email Allyson.Huttenga@vai.org if interested!    …

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GVSU Nonprofit Volunteer & Internship Fair

January 31, 2018 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Seidman College of Business, 50 Front Ave SW
Grand Rapids , MI 49504 United States
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Purple Community representatives will be present at GVSU’s Nonprofit Volunteer and Internship Fair this winter! This is a great opportunity for those looking to get involved in the community through a leadership role, volunteering, or to learn about Purple Community’s internship program.  

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February 2018

Southside Ice Arena Hockey Fights Cancer Weekend

February 10, 2018 - February 11, 2018
Southside Arena, 566 100th St SW
Byron Center, MI 49315 United States
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Southside Ice Arena is back with another Hockey Fights Cancer Weekend! After being blown away by their fundraising total of over $75,000 in 2017, we cannot wait to see what’s in store for this community this February. Details and game schedules will be announced soon. Volunteers will be needed in shifts throughout both days – if interested, please email Allyson.Huttenga@vai.org.        

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Aquinas College Hockey Fights Cancer Game

February 10, 2018 @ 5:30 PM
Southside Arena, 566 100th St SW
Byron Center, MI 49315 United States
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Join Purple Community and the Aquinas College Saints for the 3rd Annual Hockey Fights Cancer game! The men’s ice hockey team will be hosting Waldrof University at Southside Ice Arena. More details coming soon.           

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Bee Brave Beer & Wine Fest

February 12, 2018 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cascade Winery, 4665 Broadmoor Ave
Grand Rapids, MI 49512 United States
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Join Bee Brave and Purple Community for a tasting of the best beers and wines Cascade Winery has to offer! More details to be announced soon. When: Monday, February 12, 5-7:00 PM Where: Cascade Winery – 4665 Broadmoor Ave, Grand Rapids, MI Tickets: Coming soon!      

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March 2018

Hops for Hope – Gravel Bottom Brewery

March 1, 2018 - March 31, 2018
Gravel Bottom Brewery, 418 Ada Dr SE
Ada, MI 49301 United States
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Gravel Bottom will be brewing a special beer for Purple Community in celebration of their new location grand opening!  

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Grand Rapids Griffins – Purple Community Night

March 2, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
Van Andel Arena, 130 Fulton W
Grand Rapids, 49503 United States
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The Grand Rapids Griffins host the sixth annual Purple Community game to benefit Van Andel Institute (VAI) on Friday, March 2 at 7:00 PM at Van Andel Arena! STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS ON TICKETS AND MUCH MORE!  

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Bee Brave Chili Cook Off

March 3, 2018 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cascade Winery, 4665 Broadmoor Ave
Grand Rapids, MI 49512 United States
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Discover delectable, delicious and delightful homemade chili’s, wine and beer by joining us at the 6th annual Bee Brave Chili Cook Off held at Cascade Winery. WHEN: Saturday, March 3, 2018, 1-4:00 PM WHERE: Cascade Winery – 4665 Broadmoor Ave, Grand Rapids, MI TICKETS: Coming soon!  

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April 2018

Consumers Credit Union Purple Community 5K

April 28, 2018 @ 8:00 AM
Mary Freebed YMCA, 475 Lake Michigan Dr. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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Join us for the fourth annual Consumers Credit Union Purple Community 5K on Saturday, April 28, 2018! 100 percent of the proceeds from this event will benefit cancer, Parkinson’s and other disease research at Van Andel Institute.

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May 2018

Bee Brave Golf Outing

May 5, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

Join us for the 6th annual Bee Brave Golf Outing at Thornapple Pointe! Your ticket includes 18 holes, coffee and donuts at registration, lunch, 2 free drink tickets per golfer, access to a fabulous raffle and on course contests! More details to be announced soon. When: Saturday, May 5 Time: TBD Where: Thornapple Pointe Golf Club Tickets: Coming soon!  

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