In this edition of Full Plate Press, you will meet two families: one facing sickness and another that recently relocated. Both have utilized Mobile Food Pantries to make ends meet. Next you will be introduced to a young man who is facing food insecurity as he pursues a college degree. Weingartz Supply Co. is also featured in this edition. The family owned company has been fighting hunger in Michigan for the last ten years! Lastly, you can view the 2018 Annual Report. Continue reading
In the Spring 2019 issue of the Full Plate Press, you will meet the various faces of food insecurity and see that no one is immune to this phenomenon. You will read about Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, a partner agency that has been working alongside Feeding America West Michigan since the early days of the organization. You’ll meet Olivia, one of the food bank’s youngest donors who knows she can make a difference in her community regardless of her age. Lastly, you will get to know a hardworking and dedicated Food Banker, Shay Krick. As the food bank’s Programs Administrator, she helps keep the wheels turning around here. Continue reading
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This September, Feeding America West Michigan joins hundreds of food banks around the country in calling on members of their community to take a stand during Hunger Action Month.
Hunger is a serious issue. But that doesn’t mean we can’t have fun. We’re inviting our biggest supporters — like you — to join us for an update on how we’re working towards our grand goal of solving hunger. It’s … Continue reading