Our Partners

In 2011, Eastside Youth Strong received startup funding from the Kalamazoo Community Foundation and subsequent program funding support from the Irving S. Gilmore Foundation.

Since then, we have developed numerous partnerships that support changing the outcomes in our served neighborhoods. We now serve over 300 youth through the following partnerships:

Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kalamazoo
Cheff Center
Douglas Community Association
D1’s Kitchen
Eastside Network
Eastside Neighborhood Association
Gorilla Gourmet Food Truck
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo Public Library
Kalamazoo Public Schools
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo Nature Center
Kalamazoo Shared Prosperity
Northeastern School
Open Roads Bike Program
Peace House
SLD Read
St. Mary’s Catholic Church
SWM Land Conservancy
Tree of Life School
Trenches Community Church
WMU Occupational Therapy Department
WMU Medical School
WMU Sociology Department

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