Nearly 70 years ago when Annie was just 9, she would wake up early, walk into town – rain, snow or shine – and peel potatoes at local restaurants. “They would give me a meal and something to take home … Continue reading
When Mary Ann was laid off in mid-March, her first thought was her 7-year-old daughter Madison: “How will we be able to provide for everything she needs?” she recalled thinking. “With bills to pay, feeding our family and pets – I had a slight panic attack,” she shared. Continue reading
Glad tidings, indeed! This December, Ore Dock Brewing Company in Marquette pledged to donate $1 to Feeding America West Michigan for every pint of Glad Tidings English-Style IPA they sold. But they didn’t stop there. They encouraged bars and restaurants … Continue reading
It’s the most wonderful time of the year — when Ore Dock Brewing Company raises money for hunger relief across the Upper Peninsula.
Comstock Park, Michigan — June 30, 2016 — This July, Feeding America West Michigan will send six Mobile Food Pantries to communities in the Upper Peninsula.
Comstock Park, Michigan — May 25, 2016 — This June, Feeding America West Michigan plans to send 14 Mobile Food Pantries to communities across the Upper Peninsula. The distributions will provide at least 202,500 pounds of food, or 170,000 meals, … Continue reading