When schools began closing, parents across our service area struggled more than ever to make ends meet. Maria, a single mom of four, was impacted particularly hard: not only were her kids suddenly home, she also lost her job as … Continue reading
Karen has always hated seeing anyone go hungry. As a little girl, if she saw a fellow elementary schooler without a lunch, she would go home and make them a sandwich during lunch break.
Hunger is a devastating reality that many children in West Michigan and the Upper Peninsula are faced with.
For Alicia Belchak’s family, the monthly Feeding America West Michigan Mobile Food Pantry at Sibley Elementary is oftentimes the make or break element of their monthly budget.
Streams of Hope Food Center seeks to provide families with an answer to that all-important question, “What’s for dinner?”.
Roxann and Nate have been together for eight years. They have three children and live in Lawton, Michigan.