616.846.2701 love@loveinactiontricities.org


Love in Action
Leadership & Staff

Josh Bytwerk
Executive Director

Megan Bradley
Administrative & Marketing Assistant

Laura Liu
Director of Community Engagement

April McAboy
Director of Community Care

Diana Stepien
Housing Ministry Coordinator

Zach Frederick
Community Care Coordinator

Jody Buttery, RN, BSN        Director of Clinics

Virginia Downey, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Pat Ostrum
Health Clinic Assistant

Rachel Fike
Clinic Administrative Assistant

Jacquie Naylor
Dental Clinic Manager

Jacqueline Kolkema
Dental Clinic Coordinator

Cheryl Youngquist
Operations Director

Robert Myers
Operations Manager

Paul Elenbaas
Facilities Manager

Love in Action Ministry Center (Sheltered Housing Programs)

Matt Lehr
Sr Director of Program Development & Housing

Wendy McGregor
Hope House Program Manager

Leah Rust
Hope House Assistant Manager

Carrie Tuls
Hope House Case Manager

Steve Cooley
Harbor Hall Program Manager

Dave Fossen
Harbor Hall Case Manager

Love in Action Upscale Resale Stores

Julie DeBoer
Store Director

Deb VanKampen
Grand Haven Store, Assistant Manager

Krista Gravois
Grand Haven Store, Assistant Manager

Karen Munson
Spring Lake Store, Assistant Manager

Nancy Kucks
Spring Lake Store, Assistant Manager

Rita Decan
Donation Processing Coordinator

love always perseveres

ways to donate

Love in Action is a non-profit ministry organized as a 501c3 in the State of Michigan. Make tax-deductible donations:

  • Cash
  • Securities
  • Real estate
  • Bequests
  • Make a monthly recurring donation

Furniture, clothing, and other material donations can be dropped off at:

Upscale Resale -Grand Haven: 948 Robbins Road, Grand Haven MI. 49417
LIA Distribution Center: 1106 Fulton, Grand Haven 49417

Cash or check donations can be dropped off or mailed to our main office:

Love in Action
326 N Ferry Street
Grand Haven, MI 49417

We accept all major credit cards. Click the button below to donate now online.

$20 Provides backpack blessings for one student for one month

$140 Average cost per patient visit to our Health & Dental clinic

$150 Provides one week's worth of groceries for a family