Black Tie Blue Jeans 2018
Grand Rapids Christian’s signature fundraising event.
Black Tie Blue Jeans is Grand Rapids Christian’s signature fundraising event. The goal of Black Tie Blue Jeans is to impact every student by raising $550,000 towards financial aid and Student Support Services through the Eagles Fund. Enjoy great food and the opportunity to interact with our Keynote Speaker and Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient in this new venue.
Black Tie Blue Jeans means dress up, come in blue jeans, or a little of both!
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
James and Shirley Balk
Center for Administrative Services
2400 Plymouth Ave SE
Class of 2012
After graduating from Grand Rapids Christian High School in 2012, Kavon Frazier went on to Central Michigan University and was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the 6th round of the NFL Draft.
Since his career as a professional football player began, Kavon has made it his mission to better the lives of people in communities with limited resources. In 2017, Kavon founded the Frazier Cares Foundation. This organization provides a helping hand to both parents and children living a purposeful life.
Come listen to Kavon's story and learn how Grand Rapids Christian Schools positioned him to be an effective servant of Christ in contemporary society.
Richard M. DeVos Distinguished Alumni Award 2018 Recipient:
James Haveman, Jr
Class of 1961
We are honored to present this year’s Richard M. DeVos Distinguished Alumni Award to James Haveman, Jr, in recognition of his devotion to Christian education and distinguished history of public service, management, and volunteer work.
A social worker by training, Haveman has influenced and invested his talents and resources to impact various organizations. A recognized public servant, his work has benefited individuals in our local community and worldwide.
Click here to see past Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients as well as video highlights of award recipients.