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Celebration of 30 Years

Since June 29, 1987, David’s House has been providing quality, total-person care for individuals with special needs. We formally celebrated our 30th anniversary on Sunday, October 8 with an open house, including a prayer of dedication by Celeste McDonough (Calvary Church Missions & Outreach) for our new administration building and Building for Hope project. Worship through […]

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30 Years: An Interview With Jay and Lois

by Drew Penfield David’s House Ministries has been faithfully providing care for adults with developmental disabilities since 1987. In lieu of the ministry’s 30th anniversary and upcoming Celebration of 30 Years, I met with co-founders Jay and Lois DeBoer to hear firsthand about how things began. The history of David’s House is something that’s never been […]

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2017 Walk-A-Thon

We held our 31st Annual Walk-A-Thon on Saturday, September 16 at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Through the incredible support and commitment of our sponsors, donors and participants, we were able to raise over $85,000 Thank you to all who made this year’s Walk-A-Thon a success. Our residents continue to receive quality, total-person care […]

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Remembering Matthew

by Shane Metzger As I think over my experience with Matthew and his life, there are a few things that resonate. He had very limited use of his body in this life, but what he could control he used to spread love and joy. I first met Matthew’s parents, Andy and Coby, over ten years […]

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Staff Spotlight: Emily

Meet Emily! Emily started at David’s House in February 2017 as a House 2 direct care provider. “I’d never heard of David’s House until they found my resume on Calvin College’s job board and gave me a call,” she says. “I came in for a tour and interview and couldn’t wait to get started.” Emily […]

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