At the food bank, numerous ceiling-high shelves are filled with an ever-cycling rotation of canned goods, juice boxes and other non-perishable food. In the back, spanning roughly half the length of our 55,000 sq. foot warehouse, stand both a walk-in … 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.
Neighbors facing hunger in West Michigan and the Upper Peninsula often rely on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Whether surrounded by forests or fields that stretch for miles, 33 of the 40 counties Feeding America West Michigan serves are rural.
Under any circumstance, raising a child isn’t easy. For families facing food insecurity, medical hardships or other challenges, it can be even harder to keep their bills paid and food on the table.
Grand Rapids’ Gerald R. Ford International Airport became the unusual backdrop for a Feeding America West Michigan Mobile Food Pantry this Thursday, Jan. 24.