Prescribed Browsing Project

Prescribed Browsing Project

The eco goats have returned for another year! Paul Busman volunteer veterinarian who has donated time and material to this program for years Our many volunteers who check on the goats daily to make sure they are behaving Friends of Ottawa County Parks for their...

Grand River Park Sensory Trail

Grand River Park Sensory Trail

Sensory trail at Grand River Park Theodore (Tas) Stoetzner of Boy Scout Troop 354 of Jenison completed his Eagle Scout project by constructing the park system’s first sensory trail in May. “I chose this project to help kids and families who live with autism enjoy the...

Adopt-A-Park

Adopt-A-Park

Adopt-a-Park was launched in 2010 in partnership with the United Way of Greater Ottawa County. Since then, it has grown to 16 companies and schools caring for their favorite parks and making great progress! Featured company: Tyson Foods “Tyson Foods has been part of...

Service-Based Learning

Service-Based Learning

Service learning projects are a special segment of our volunteer philosophy. In addition to getting the community outside and caring for our natural lands, it’s an educational opportunity to connect students with the outdoors and our natural heritage. It’s a chance to...