FMM Grand Rapids (Headquarters)

Home Office

Forgotten Man Ministries is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The administrative offices are pictured to the left. The 38 chaplains throughout the State of Michigan gather 5 times a year for ministry meetings and training at this location.

Overseeing responsibilities are conducted from this location under the direction of Bill Cariano, Executive Director, Rev. Nate DeWard, Director of Mission Advancement, and Mrs. Marilyn Terpstra, Administration Director. All business accounting, mailings, ministries coordination and statewide planning are implemented from this office.

  • Established in 1966 as a (501) (c) (3) charitable religious organization.
  • Each donation is IRS “tax-deductible” and receipted by mail.
  • Providing commissioned and trained chaplains to county jails throughout Michigan
  • Recognized by the Michigan Sheriff’s Association as a front runner in jail chaplaincy ministry
  • Individuals, churches, and businesses meet the annual budget needs through continuing donations.

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Volunteer Opportunities / Questions, please call number below:

Forgotten Man Ministries
3940 Fruit Ridge Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
(616) 784-4620