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Spectrum Health Foundation

Rich DeVos: ‘His generosity will live on’

Philanthropist and entrepreneur remembered for his leadership, generous heart and commitment to improving health care in West Michigan.

Patient Story

‘A good moment’

A father in hospice care spends an evening at a Whitecaps game with his sons: "Just being with the kids is the main thing."

Patient Story

‘I’d rather be fighting fires’

A township fire chief is forced away from the flames to fight a new battle—against cancer.

Patient Story

Be someone’s angel

There's no better way to spend a Saturday than setting a world record and raising money for cancer patients.

Patient Story

Keeping the faith

Chaplains help patients and families journey through beautiful beginnings, hopeful healing and peaceful endings.

New scholarships will be ‘a huge help’

A partnership between Spectrum Health and GRCC will provide funds for students pursuing careers in health care.

Patient Story

Little girl. Big heart.

Young donor gives lemonade stand money to help newborn babies.

A call to nursing service

Cadet nursing celebrated at Butterworth Hospital School of Nursing reunion and anniversary weekend

Patient Story

Finding the right diagnosis

When Mikaela got sick on spring break, doctors thought it was a virus. Only their perseverance revealed that she had a rare blood disease.

Patient Story

Harmonizing hope

Music therapists, with an assist from the Grand Rapids Symphony, help cancer patients reduce pain and anxiety.

10,000 steps of volunteering

Sallie Bender Guild volunteer Cindi Walker helps set the pace at Butterworth and Helen DeVos Children's Hospital gift shops.

Patient Story

Day in the life of Rex

'I've had people tell me their kid hasn't smiled for three weeks. The dog shows up and they're aglow.'