For many neighbors living in Benton Harbor, healthy food can be difficult to access. In parts of the city, grocery stores carrying affordable, healthy options are distant, and many neighbors lack the transportation to get to them. As a result, … Continue reading
Cars lined the roads leading to Lakeview Free Methodist Church on a cold but sunny day in late February. Driving the cars were 82 Lakeview families in need of food, awaiting the arrival of a Feeding America West Michigan Mobile … Continue reading
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
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.
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.
Hidden in the cornfields of Allegan County lies an oasis of hope for the 10,000 plus residents struggling with food insecurity.