The Big Give Returns to Downtown Holland February 1

The Big Give is back! On Saturday, February 1, Downtown Holland will be thanking the community for their support in a BIG way! That day, over 30 Downtown Holland businesses will be donating 15% of all sales to non-profit organizations all day long. Each participating shop and restaurant will be selecting a deserving organization that they’re passionate about supporting. The more you shop and dine in Downtown Holland on Saturday, February 1 during The Big Give, the more good you’ll help Downtown Holland do in the community!

“Our Downtown Holland business owners appreciate the support they receive all year long from the local community,” said Downtown Holland Marketing Coordinator Kara de Alvare, “The Big Give is their way of giving back, as it allows them to support non-profit organizations that are doing such great work right here in the local community. Last year, over $16,000 was raised for charity and our goal this year is to be able to donate at least $20,000.”

Downtown Holland will also be partnering with Ottawa Food to host a food drive to support local food pantries as part of The Big Give. Ottawa Food is collaboration of local agencies and individuals that exists to ensure that all Ottawa County residents have access to healthy, local, and affordable food. Customers can donate a healthy non-perishable food items at any participating business on February 1. As a thank you, you’ll be entered to win a $100 gift card to the Downtown Holland business of your choice!

Downtown Holland Businesses Participating in The Big Give:

Apothecary Gift Shop • Community Action House
Blu Veranda • Neighbors Plus
Borr’s Shoes • Resilience
Carolyn Stich Studio • Kids’ Food Basket
Cherry Republic • Outdoor Discovery Center
City Delicatessen • One17 International
Cotton Bay • Love Sews
Frances Jaye • Lighthouse Immigrant Advocates
Fris Downtown • CultureWorks
Fustini’s of Holland • Hawthorne Boutique
GarenHuis Yarn Studio • Community Action House
Glik’s Boutique • Harbor Humane Society
Glik’s Men’s Shop •
jb and me • Mane Hope
Kilwins Chocolates Holland • City On A Hill
Lemonjello’s Coffee • ACTS
Merle Norman Cosmetics • Community Action House
New Holland Brewing • Ottawa Food
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt • Tulip Time Festival
Peachwave Frozen Yogurt and Gelato • Ready for School
Reader’s World • The Park Theater
Salon Chevuex • Harbor Humane Society
Saunders Family Bakery • Out On The Lakeshore
Seedlings • Adoption Associates
Spring Sweet • Community Action House
Studio K Clothing • Compassionate Heart Ministries
The Bridge • Lakeshore Ethnic Diversity Alliance
Thomas A. Davis Jeweler • Wings of Hope Hospice
Tin Ceiling • Camp Sunshine
Urban Found • Jubilee Ministries
Velo City Cycles • Pedal Holland
Waverly Stone Gastropub • 70 x 7 Life Recovery

About Downtown Holland:
Located in the heart of the City of Holland just minutes from the shores of Lake Michigan and adjacent to Hope College, Downtown Holland is a premier shopping, dining and events destination like none other. Downtown Holland offers over 100 boutiques, shops, galleries, restaurants, and breweries, along with service providers, non-profit organizations, private residences and more. Downtown Holland is also home to family-friendly special events throughout the year, along with unique cultural attractions and an award-winning farmers market. For more information, visit us online at or follow Downtown Holland on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.