We are very successful in practicing and living out collaboration. We believe that collaboration is key to achieving progress. Access is committed to ensuring that we do not duplicate efforts and instead combine efforts with other organizations to go further together than we could alone.”

-Emma Garcia, Co-Executive Director of Access of West Michigan


As a trusted community leader for over 30 years, Access fulfills our mission by utilizing our unique, cross-sector relationships and networks to proactively cultivate solutions to issues of poverty. We work together with community stakeholders to create sustainable outcomes through charitable contributions, grants and earned income.