Community Outreach

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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Brookmeadow Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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Burton's Landing Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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Cooper's Landing Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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Highpointe Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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Parkcrest Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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Peppercorn Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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Wimbledon Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Top-Rated Community of 2018

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York Creek Apartments is a Top Rated Property of 2018 from ApartmentRatings.com!

Jason Kinzler Family First Foundation and River Bank Run

February 4, 2019

Land & Company has been a proud sponsor of "Team Kinzler" in the River Bank Run in memory of Jason Kinzler. In May of 2011, Jason Kinzler passed away while running the Riverbank Run. Jason, a pillar of health and fitness, left behind his wife Kristi, and three beautiful children, ages 10, 8, and 6. Jason was the consummate family man, always putting his family first. In 2012 Kristi, along with some of the Kinzler’s closest friends began work on the Jason Kinzler Family First Foundation (JKFFF).

Camp Blodgett

February 4, 2019

Land & Company communities help promote awareness of Camp Blodgett great programs. Camp Blodgett remains a Partner Agency of the Heart of West Michigan United Way and has four primary programs that carry the spirit and values of Camp Blodgett throughout the year. Each year at Summer Camp, Camp Blodgett serves over 500 campers, of which 40 are STEM Academy campers.

Student Statesmanship Institute

February 4, 2019

Land & Company contributes to the student statesmanship institute its an incredible opportunity to invest in the hearts and minds of our young people. Student Statesmanship Institute advocates for the sustaining the vitality of our society depends on the modeling of and transferring of those moral and social ideals to the next generation. The essential qualities of good citizenship, regardless of one’s vocation, include an appreciation of and participation in civil society best developed through hands-on, true-to-life leadership experiences.

Women at Risk, International

February 4, 2019

Land & Company donates warehouse space to support at-risk women. Women At Risk, International unites and educates to create circles of protection around those at risk through culturally sensitive, value-added intervention projects.

Police Unity Tour

February 4, 2019

Proud supporter of the Kent County Sheriff Department in the Unity bicycle tour that includes officers from across the United States. The primary purpose of the Police Unity Tour is to raise awareness of Law Enforcement Officers who have died in the line of duty. The secondary purpose is to raise funds for the National Law Enforcement Officer’s Memorial and Museum.

NW Youth Soccer Association

February 4, 2019

Land & Company is a proud sponsor of the NW Youth Soccer Association.

Western Michigan University Theatre Guild

February 4, 2019

Land & Co. is dedicated to supporting WMU 's Theatre Department. Western Michigan University's national award-winning Department of Theatre offers extensive opportunity to develop your artistry in a vibrant and challenging theatre community. The Western theatre experience includes master classes with nationally recognized guest artists and one-on-one training with faculty.

Meals on Wheels of Western Michigan

February 4, 2019

Land & Company is a contributor to the Meals on Wheels of Western Michigan. Meals on Wheels provides home-delivered, nutritionally balanced meals that are delivered to seniors in Kent and Allegan counties. These meals are prepared locally in their central kitchen. In addition to a nutritious meal, their drivers are delivering a much-needed safety check and a smiling face. In 2017, Meals on Wheels served 2,972 homebound seniors 547,816 meals.

Boy Scouts of America

February 4, 2019

Woodfield Apartments sponsors Troop #333 “Woodfield Woodchucks” providing opportunities for young men and women to better themselves & their communities. The Boy Scouts of America (the BSA) is one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States of America and one of the largest youth organizations in the United States, with more than 2.4 million youth participants and nearly one million adult volunteers. The traditional Scouting divisions are Cub Scouting for children in grades K-5, Scouts BSA for youth ages 11 to 17 and Venturing and Sea Scouting for young men and women ages 14 (or 13 and having completed the 8th grade) to 20.

Conquer Chiari

February 4, 2019

Land & Co. is a proud corporate sponsor of the Conquer Chiari walk. Chiari and syringomyelia are complicated diseases, which require complex solutions. No single action will beat them, but the combined efforts of many people, on many fronts will. For far too long these diseases have destroyed people's lives, its time to fight back.

Alpine Township Business Association

February 4, 2019

York Creek Apartments is a proud member of the Alpine Township Business Association

Kalamazoo Loaves & Fishes

February 4, 2019

Cooper's Landing Apartments is a proud sponsor of the Kalamazoo Loaves & Fishes. Kalamazoo Loaves & Fishes is a 'Food Bank Plus.' This means that they acquire food through donations and their pennies-on-the-pound purchasing power, and distribute food at 73 distribution sites throughout Kalamazoo County via their five food programs.

Byron Community Ministries in Byron Center

February 4, 2019

Land & Co. is a proud supporter of the Byron Community Ministries in Byron Center.

Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of Michigan

February 4, 2019

Land & Co. is a supporter of Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of Michigan. Support meetings are held in several locations throughout the Michigan providing opportunities for patients, their families and friends to learn about the illness and share tips on living with the condition. A variety of educational materials are available to patients, the public and medical professionals.

Literacy Center of West Michigan

January 30, 2019

Land & Company contributes to the Literacy Center of West Michigan to help accomplish the goal of transforming lives through literacy. "Bringing about a just and vibrant West Michigan" is the mission statement that guides the Literacy Center of West Michigan. More than just a mission statement, the Literacy Center of West Michigan has a commitment to making West Michigan the region with the highest literacy levels in the nation. One-on-one tutoring, work-related classes, and family literacy programming are all available based on the goals, availability, and learning style of our learners.

Christian Mission Aid

January 30, 2019

Land & Company has been a supporter of the Christian Mission Aid for 2 decades. Helping to provide resources and meet needs. CMA’s approach is to help others help themselves. By partnering with donors, supporters, churches, and other NGO’s, CMA provides assistance, training, and resources so that the people they serve can continue along the path to self-sufficiency.

Crime Prevention Association of Michigan

January 30, 2019

Land & Company works very closely with the Community Policing Officers in the communities we reside to participate in Crime Free Multi-Housing and Crime Free Prevention through Environmental Design programs to ensure the most quality living environments for our residents. As a result of these efforts, we were presented with the Crime Prevention Award for 2011. Land & Company will continue to assist to improve the quality of life in our communities.

United Church Outreach Ministry

January 30, 2019

Land & Company Communities participate in the Kent County Food Drive. United Church Outreach Ministry values individuals and builds community in southwestern Kent County by providing material and educational assistance to meet basic needs, improve quality of life, and promote self-sufficiency.

Fraternal Order of Police

January 30, 2019

Land & Company contributes to the Fraternal Order of Police a way of saying thanks for those who protect & serve our community. The Fraternal Order of Police is the world's largest organization of sworn law enforcement officers, with more than 330,000 members in more than 2,200 lodges.

Disability Advocates of Kent County

January 30, 2019

Land & Company contributes to the Disability Advocates of Kent County helping them in their mission of helping each person lead a self-directed life, live as independently as one may choose, make choices and decisions that affect their own lives, and contribute to and participate in community activities.

The Grand Rapids Lions Club Vision Clinic

January 30, 2019

Land & Company contributes to the Grand Rapids Lions Club who collects used eyeglasses and makes them available to individuals who may not have the means to obtain proper eyewear for themselves. Your used eyeglasses will be cleaned, examined, and tested for prescription before being made available to those in need at one of our many eye clinics locally or via one of our international mission trips.

Kids Hops USA

January 30, 2019

Land & Company donates towards Kids Hope USA who provide structure, training, support, and resources designed for use in public schools by churches to give kids what they need most—hope and love from a mentor.

Michigan Chamber of Commerce

January 30, 2019

Helping to support the mission & promote conditions favorable to job creation as well as business growth in Michigan. The Michigan Chamber is the unified voice of over 6,000 member employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state.

Breakfast on the Farm

January 30, 2019

Land & Company supports Breakfast on the Farm. Since 2009, more than 85,000 children and adults have attended Breakfast on the Farm events throughout Michigan to learn about where food comes from. Breakfast on the Farm (BOTF) gives consumers and farm neighbors a first-hand look at modern food production, and the farm families who work hard to produce a safe, wholesome food supply for Michigan communities and the world.

Streams of Hope

January 30, 2019

Land & Company contributes to Streams of Hope yearly to help make a difference in our own community this organizations operates several food pantries & tutoring for people in need by fostering a sustainable change through services that build relationships, meet family needs, and promote a healthier community.

SADD

January 30, 2019

Contributions made to Westwood S.A.D.D. group to help educate & empower our students to make good decisions. SADD is an inclusive organization, welcoming all youth who seek support for healthy and safe development. SADD is a respectful organization that invites active youth participation and expects youth leadership. Youth voices will be sought out, respected, strengthened, shared, and affirmed. SADD will endorse this approach at all levels of the organization (local, state, and national) and will encourage others to also incorporate this approach.

The Employers' Association

January 30, 2019

Land & Company is a member of the TEA an association that promotes operational excellence & empowers our employees. The Employers’ Association provides practical Human Resource Solutions to West Michigan employers that promote operational excellence and sustainability.

Fair Housing Center of West Michigan

January 28, 2019

Land & Company actively supports & participates alongside the Fair Housing Center of West Michigan to empower the housing industry with knowledge. In 2011 Land & Company was awarded the "Fair Housing Award for an Outstanding Organization". This award was the culmination of our numerous efforts to ensure all employees are trained extensively in Fair Housing practices and that all applicants and residents are treated fairly. Land & Company is very honored to be recognized for our efforts and will continue to strive to play an important role with the Fair Housing Organization. Land & Co. was recognized again during the 2017 and 2018 year for our work in establishing clear and concise occupancy standards working alongside the Fair Housing Center of West Michigan and municipalities.

York Creek Community Center

January 28, 2019

York Creek Apartments partners with non-profit organizations and volunteer programs such as Sanctuary Church, Sparta Ed, Giving Closet, Comstock Park Community Outreach, and Express Employment Job Fair to give back to the community through educational classes, mentorship programs, religious study and enrichment, and employment opportunities.

More-Self-Less

January 28, 2019

Land & Co. has a continuing partnership with More-Self-Less. Each year we sponsor families and donate hats, mittens, and toys to children during the "I Dream Beautiful" Christmas event where families are given a special night filled with joy. Land & Co. has worked with More-Self-Less and the "I Dream Beautiful" event since 2011.

American Cancer Society - Relay for Life

January 28, 2019

Land & Co. supports the walk for a cure for cancer. We additionally encourage and support our employees to walk and help raise money for the organization. Relay for Life is a signature fundraising event for the American Cancer Society spread through thousands of communities and 27 countries.

Kentwood Community Church

January 28, 2019

Woodfield Apartments has donated a building for the Kentwood Community Church to use to promote an after-school mentoring program and establishing the Kentwood Campus.

Wedgwood Christian Services

January 28, 2019

York Creek Apartments partners with Wedgwood Christian Services offering a York Creek after school program and counseling services. Making our community better one resource at a time partnering with organizations such as Wedgwood Christian Services who offers a broad range of quality treatment services to children, adults, and families in West Michigan.

Toys for Tots

January 28, 2019

Land & Co. Communities continue to partner with the Toys for Tots program to establish donation and collection sites facilitating our toy drive each year. Through this partnership, we hope to enrich the lives of children and families in the community making the joys of Christmas possible. To date, the Marine Toys for Tots program has distributed 548 million toys and supported 251 million children since starting in 1947.

Dwelling Place Organization

January 28, 2019

Land & Company has reached out to provide temporary housing for those in need while remodels of several buildings are happening all over West Michigan. We have participated in helping find & obtain housing for the Hall Street/Reflections property as well as the Herkimer. Dwelling Place improves the lives of people by creating quality affordable housing, providing essential support services and serving as a catalyst for neighborhood revitalization.

Angel Tree - Salvation Army

January 28, 2019

Each year Land & Co. Communities set up Angel Tree donation sites where we are able to sponsor children and families in need. The Salvation Army operates 7,546 centers in communities across the United States. These include food distribution, disaster relief, rehabilitation centers, anti-human trafficking efforts, and a wealth of children’s programs. Our work is funded through kettle donations, corporate contributions, and the sale of goods donated to our Salvation Army Family Stores.

World Mission

January 28, 2019

Land & Co. Communities offer a donation site at all of our communities offering those at our community the opportunity to give back to an organization that is giving back directly to the community and the world. World Mission Thrift Stores are also a strong asset to the community. Great shopping, greater cause. The World Mission volunteer stores provide individuals, families and small groups a tremendous opportunity to tangibly impact the Great Commission.

Operation Christmas Child

January 28, 2019

Land & Co. partners with Samaritan's Purse for Operation Christmas Child where we donate building space for the collection of 30,000 donated boxes. From children to seniors, people pack shoebox gifts each year to bless children in need around the world. Parents often use the project to teach their kids about giving. Year-round volunteers support these efforts across the country. Thousands of volunteers serve annually inspecting and preparing shoeboxes for international shipping. Every hour work stops for a few minutes to pray for the children who will receive the boxes.

Property Management Association of West Michigan

January 28, 2019

Land & Co. Communities and Land & Co. are actively contributing and participating members of the Property Management Association of West Michigan, Property Management Association of Michigan, and the National Apartment Association with our staff serving as Board Members and Committee Members.

Comstock Park Rotary

January 24, 2019

York Creek has teamed up with the Comstock Park Rotary now for several years. We thrive on helping & volunteering in community projects to make our community a better place!