Seeds of GROWth 2019. Celebrating 30 Years.
We are looking forward to our 2019 Seeds of GROWth Luncheon this year, celebrating our 30th Anniversary. This will be an event to remember and to recognize the vision of our Founder, LeAnne Moss as she returns to celebrate with our clients, our volunteers, our sponsors and our community of supporters.
Support Seeds of GROWth 2019
Congratulations to our 2018 Award Winners!
- LeAnne Moss Service Award, Volunteer of the Year: Robin Barrett, Macatawa Bank. Robin has shared many hours supporting GROW clients, mentoring women business owners and helping them understand their business finances and financial literacy.
- Leadership Award: Zena Patillo, Training Paradigms, LLC. Zena works tirelessly in the community to motivate diverse workforces to excellence. She uses her experience, education, energy, and passion for diversity, to increase understanding of core organizational values and their personal interest in growth and adaptability.
- Business of the Year Award: Tara VanWagoner, Founder and owner of Cone Appetit. Tara started her business creating craft ice creams in unique flavors, and uses a portion of the profits to fight human trafficking.
- Grow Partner Award: Meg Lehigh, HR Collaborative and GROW Board Member. Meg has served on the board for 3 years, sheʼs the incoming board president, active in the strategic planning and communications committees, as well as a facilitator for GROWʼs business strategy classes.
Thank You to Our 2019 Sponsors
(Check back soon as this is updated weekly)
START-UP ENTREPRENEUR INVESTMENT SPONSOR
LEANNE MOSS TRAVEL SPONSOR
GROWTH ENTREPRENEUR INVESTMENT SPONSORS
AWARD SPONSOR (ONE AVAILABLE)
SUSTAINING ENTREPRENEUR INVESTMENT
TABLE INVESTMENT SPONSORS
ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING INVESTMENT SPONSORS
Barnes & Thornburg
Cookies by Design
Danielle Rowland State Farm
DeHoek & CO
Economic Development Foundation
LS Global Enterprises
Management Business Solutions
Michigan Women Forward
Raegan Marketing + Design
The Economic Club of Grand Rapids
West Michigan Women