GRAND RAPIDS ORGANIZATIONS

Grand Rapids Friends Meeting (Quakers)
Gregory is engaged in programing, adult education, and hospitality efforts.
grandrapidsfriendsmeeting.org

Nourish
An ongoing experiment in building organic, authentic spiritual community through dinners, conversations, and social gatherings in the Grand Rapids area.
Contact Gregory directly to learn more …

Wedding & Life Event Officiant
Gregory is available for interfaith weddings; as a licensed officiant he can legally sign marriage certificates.
Contact Gregory to schedule your ceremony or to learn more …


ORGANIZATIONS – ADVOCACY

Quaker Universalist Fellowship
Quaker Universalism affirms the sacredness of all life and the inherent dignity of each human person. A core conviction is the positive creative capacity of each person reflects the divine creative power at work in the work, calling us to love, justice, and the relief of human suffering.
universalistfriends.org

Quaker Studies Research Association
The QSRA is located at the Woodbrooke Centre in England and consists of a global network of Quaker scholars, students, and activists focused on Quaker studies and theology. Gregory is a member since 2016.
qsra.org

Friends Association for Higher Education
A consortium of North American Quaker scholars, students, colleges and universities.
fahe.org

The Spiritual Ecology Movement
Promoting compassion, respect, dignity, reverence for nature, and care for each other and the Earth.
spiritualecology.org

Religious Naturalist Association
Committed to a spirituality informed by science and reason, rooted in nature, affirming of human dignity, and dedicated to social justice and sustainability.
religious-naturalist-association.org

Quaker Earthcare Witness
Promoting compassionate and practical action to address the ecological and social crises of our time. 
quakerearthcare.org

Land Conservancy of West Michigan
Helping people protect, enjoy, and care for natural land in West Michigan for over 50 years.
naturenearby.com

Farms Without Harm
A Grand Rapids-based non-profit network of concerned citizens and small farmers that support animal welfare, organic agriculture, and safe, sustainable farming in Michigan.
farmswithoutharm.org

Mercy for Animals
Advocating for the humane treatment of all animals, but particularly those in industrial farming contexts.
mercyforanimals.org

VOLUNTEER EFFORTS

Inner City Christian Federation (ICCF) – former teacher-mentor – ICCF is a Grand Rapids nonprofit housing corporation whose programs are shaped by the belief that all people deserve safe, clean, affordable housing.

Community Housing Partners former project consultant – CHP fosters development and opportunities to create homes and communities that are healthy, sustainable, and affordable.

Kid’s Food Basket volunteer – providing food assistance to children in need across West Michigan. 

Kent County Animal Shelter volunteer – the Kent County Animal Shelter helps place thousands of dogs and cats in loving homes every year.

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CONTACT
616-710-0641
gregory@gregorygronbacher.com