Grand Rapids Area Professionals for Excellence founded in 2007
(GRAPE) is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization that provides
learning, collaboration, and social networking opportunites for Grand Rapids professionals.
“Educate, Connect, & Inspire”
“Learning that Inspires Excellence!”
“To be the center of influence in the professional community for fostering integrity, camaraderie, service, and education for growth & positive influence in the Greater Grand Rapids area.”
“To build a community of professionals who inspire others to reach their fullest potential; personally, professionally, and neighborly!”
“To be the number one business networking group in West Michigan!”
GRAPE seeks to create a ‘Community of Excellence’ for Grand Rapids Area Professionals. By doing so, we hold up our community’s best as shining examples for others to aspire to.