Lakeshore Advantage Receives 887 Restart Grant Applications

Review committee in place to process applications, awardees to be announced by Sept 20. Lakeshore Advantage received 887 Michigan Small Business Restart Grant applications from Allegan and Ottawa County businesses and nonprofits competing for $3.5 million in available funding. Thirty percent of the awards will go to women, minority, and veteran-owned businesses. A review committee …

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Michigan Small Business Restart Program

In response to the economic impact of COVID-19, the State of Michigan has allocated $100 million of CARES Act funding to implement the Michigan Small Business Restart Program to support the needs of Michigan Businesses directly impacted by COVID-19. The application for businesses to apply for funding will open on July 15, 2020. Eligibility Businesses …

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Gasoline Gypsies Livestream Benefit for Kids’ Food Basket

Local non-profit Kids’ Food Basket is facing unprecedented challenges in meeting the demand to help nourish children in West Michigan during the COVID-19 crisis.  The Gasoline Gypsies are very honored to offer support by providing a special livestream “distanced” benefit performance on the Kids’ Food Basket Facebook page on Thursday June 18 at 6:00 pm.  We hope you will tune …

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Allegan Alternative High School Honored

Allegan Alternative High School has been named the 2020 Michigan Alternative School of the Year! “We are grateful to The Michigan Alternative Education Organization (MAEO) who has honored us with this award and recognized our efforts to give the young people in our community “Another Choice” and “Another Chance” to earn their diploma in a …

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26th Annual Chamber Classic Golf Tournament: Portion of proceeds to support Safe Harbor’s Lighting The Way Campaign

After great consideration, the Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce it is moving forward with its plans to host its 26th Annual Chamber Classic Golf Tournament at Cheshire Hills Golf Course on Thursday, June 25, 2020, with a 9:00 AM shotgun start.  We hope that you are able to join us as …

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