Local Community Involvement


BISSELL is involved in many local organizations, some of which include:


zoologoJohn Ball Zoo
BISSELL is proud to help “Restore the Roar” at John Ball Zoo. In addition to many exciting projects at the Zoo, the BISSELL Lions of Lake Manyara exhibit opened in June 2008 and the BISSELL Tree House opened in June 2012.


JAlogoJunior Achievement
BISSELL partners with Junior Achievement in Grand Rapids, an organization that teaches young people how to "own" their financial success. BISSELL Associates volunteer to teach JA classes, participate in fund-raisers, and BISSELL hosts a Job Shadow event twice a year. Read More


unitedwaylogoUnited Way
This year 95% of BISSELL employees chose to donate a portion of their paychecks each week to help those in need. These contributions will allow the United Way to invest in programs that will improve lives and build a stronger community.


RMcDonRonald McDonald House
Each May BISSELL Associates and family members participate in the “Spring Clean-Up” day to “refresh” the inside and outside of the house by washing windows, doing yard work, and cleaning. Learn more about the Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan here.