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Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism (GRACE) Collection, 1969-2011

By Ed Gerritsen, 2013

Collection Overview

Title: Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism (GRACE) Collection, 1969-2011

ID: COLL/531

Creator: Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism (GRACE)

Extent: 4.5 Cubic Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: Folder level description

Abstract

Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism [1972], known as GRACE, is a local/regional ecumenical ministry located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Its organizational predecessors are Kent Council of Churches [1946?] and the Grand Rapids Council of Churches [1964]. The collection includes minutes, reports, correspondence, history newsletters, programs, clippings, videos, and CDs/DVDs.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 9 Boxes

Acquisition Source: GRACE


Box and Folder Listing

Series 1: History of GRACE --- 1999 and 2003Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: History of GRACE --- 1999 and 2003Add to your cart.
Series 2: Committee Minutes --- 1969-2011Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 2-11: Board and Executive Committee Minutes --- 1969-2007Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1-2: Board and Executive Committee Minutes --- 2008-2011Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Annual Committee Minutes --- 1984-1986Add to your cart.
Series 3: Newsletters --- 1972-2004Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1-2: Grand Rapids Council of Churches Newsletter, Council Calls --- 1950-1972Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 4-7: Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism Newsletter, GRACE Notes --- 1972-1987Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1-2: Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism Newsletter, GRACE Notes --- 1988-1997Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism Newsletter, GRACE Notes In-Site --- 1997-2004Add to your cart.
Series 4: Scrapbook and Materials --- 2003-2005Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 4-7: Clippings from a Scrapbook --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Fundraising Correspondence for Fifth Summit on Racism --- 2003Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Summit on Racism Material --- 2004-2006Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Summit on Racism Material --- 2004-2006Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Summit on Racism Material --- 2004-2006Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Seventh Annual Summit on Racism Report Pamphlet, Creating a Racism-Free Society --- 2006Add to your cart.
Series 5: Programs --- 1980-2010Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: GRACE Sponsored Programs --- 1980'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: GRACE Programs and Related Material --- 1994-2001Add to your cart.
Folder 3: GRACE Sponsored Programs --- 1990'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Conference: Overcoming Poverty, Restoring Hope and Building Community --- 2001Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Material for GRACE/AIDS Care Network Prevention Program --- 2001-2002Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Ecumenical Service Awards Dinner Programs. --- 2006-2007Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Publicity for GRACE Sponsored Programs and Events --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Programs of Ecumenical Services Sponsored by GRACE --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Service Awards and Fundraising Dinner Programs --- 2006-2010Add to your cart.
Folder 10: 25th Anniversary Celebration Program, 1997 and 30th Anniversary Celebration Program --- 2002Add to your cart.
Folder 11: GRACE Sponsored Programs --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Series 6: Materials and Correspondence --- 1971-2007Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Annual Reports --- 1971-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Strategic Plan --- 2004-2006Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Racial Justice Institute Correspondence --- 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Handbook for Board Members --- 2003-2010Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Magazine Articles on Racism --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Resource Material for HIV/AIDS Education for Congregations --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: GRACE Publication, Committing to Diversity in the Workplace --- 2002Add to your cart.
Folder 8: GRACE/AIDS Care Network Handbook --- 2004Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Grand Rapids Press Article by C. Honey, "Ordinary Joes Make Churches Grow" --- 2007Add to your cart.
Folder 10: State of Michigan Special Tribute --- 2002Add to your cart.
Series 7: Media --- 1989-2006Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 11: News Clippings --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Photographs --- 1983-2005, and undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 7: Memorabilia and PlaquesAdd to your cart.
Series 8: Video TapesAdd to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: TV13 Interview/Rev. Bank --- 2002Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Dr. Larry. L. Rassmussen "The Eco-Crisis" --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Dr. Steve Hoogerwerf --- 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Dr. Melanie May- Aquinus Ecumenical Lecture --- 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Hunger Walk --- 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 6: AIDS Prayer Service --- 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 7: 30th Anniversary Celebration --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Introduction to Judaism- Rabbi Albert Lewis- Part 1 --- 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Introduction to Judaism- Rabbi Albert Lewis- Part 2 --- 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Introduction to Judaism- Rabbi Albert Lewis- Part 3 --- 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 11: To Become Perfectly One --- 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Hunger Walk --- 2000Add to your cart.
Folder 13: GRACE Overview --- 2000Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Call to Renewal Conference- Breakout Groups and Discussions --- 2000Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Prayer Service "The Body of Christ has AIDS" --- 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 2: 20th Anniversary Celebration --- 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Hunger Walk --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Hunger Shelter Awareness --- 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 5: GRACE Overview --- 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 6: GRACE Overview --- 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 7: GRACE Preview --- 2005Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Mentoring Partners --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Racial Justice Institute --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: GRACE --- 2005Add to your cart.
Folder 11: From Fields of Stone --- 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 12: AIDS Care Network --- undatedAdd to your cart.
Series 9: CD's/DVD'sAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Summit Pictures --- 2006Add to your cart.
Folder 14: GRACE --- 2005Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Ecumenical Service Awards --- 2006Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Hunger Walk --- 2003Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Reya --- 2005Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Racial Justice Institute Summit Reflections --- 2005Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Images of GRACE --- 2002Add to your cart.
Series 10: Photographs --- 1983-2005, and undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Photographs --- 1983-2005, and undatedAdd to your cart.