Cathy never expected her life to change so dramatically in the last few years. Through it all, she has stood tall – thanks to her resilience and the support of the food bank’s Mobile Food Pantries hosted by The United Church of Wayland and sponsored by Perrigo. Continue reading
The Darden Foundation recently helped fund one of the most important, yet least “glamorous,” aspects of the food bank’s operations – truck fuel. Without trucks, the food bank could not fulfill its mission.
Facing hunger never seemed like a possibility for Kharey and her husband. The couple both had fulltime jobs, and owned a home where their three children could thrive.
Smiling volunteers wearing shirts emblazoned with the slogan “Kraft Heinz Helps” sorted pop tarts and bagged frozen carrots at Feeding America West Michigan during the company’s annual volunteer day last July.
Feeding America West Michigan’s Grand Champion Giving program encourages livestock purchasers at county fairs to donate the animals they buy to the food bank.
In 2019, The Pokagon Fund continued its hunger-relief efforts in Harbor Country by sponsoring 24 Feeding America West Michigan Mobile Food Pantries.