In 2019, The Pokagon Fund continued its hunger-relief efforts in Harbor Country by sponsoring 24 Feeding America West Michigan Mobile Food Pantries.
Donor Spotlight: Olivia
For many children, summer vacation is filled with bike rides, beach visits and a whole lot of “nothing.” Helping out in grandma’s garden might be included on this list of to-dos, but for 10-year-old Olivia, her grandma’s flower garden is … Continue reading
Smithfield and SpartanNash Donate 25,000 lbs of Protein
Comstock Park, Mich. – September 27, 2016 – Smithfield’s Helping Hungry Homes tour made the 31st stop on its 2016 nationwide hunger-relief tour this morning to donate more than 25,000 pounds of protein to Feeding America West Michigan.
WMISD Career Tech Students Build for Hunger Relief
Cadillac, Michigan — June 21, 2016 — In Wexford County, a snow blower isn’t just a luxury. It’s a necessity. But until recently, Lorrie Sluiter, manager of Feeding America West Michigan’s Cadillac branch, couldn’t keep one onsite.
Feeding America West Michigan Seeks 80,000 Meals on #GivingTuesday
Comstock Park, Mich. — Nov. 24, 2015 — One in seven people is food insecure in West Michigan and the Upper Peninsula. Feeding America West Michigan is inviting the community to do something about it on #GivingTuesday, Dec. 1. In … Continue reading
Media Advisory: Consumers Energy donating 66,000 light bulbs to Food Bank
Comstock Park, Mich. — Nov. 3, 2015 — Consumers Energy and Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank have teamed up to distribute 66,000 CFL light bulbs that will be provided to families at food pantries across Michigan. When: Thursday, Nov. … Continue reading