Each year, thousands of volunteers take part in the big collaborative project we call Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank. They sort food at the warehouse, pick fruit in the orchards, staff Mobile Food Pantries, and advocate for the hungry.
Want to get involved? Find out how.
Six days. Six restaurants. One cause.
Visit MillionMealMarch.org/RockfordRestaurant to learn more.
Hunger in Uniform: JROTC cadets overcoming food insecurity
JROTC cadets run the Mobile Food Pantry program at Innovation Central High School, making sure their fellow students have enough to eat. The thing is, many of them struggle with hunger too.
Read more about how these cadets are overcoming hunger in their own lives and helping others to do the same.
Michigan-made fashion fights hunger
Wear your heart for the hungry on your sleeve. Michigan-based clothing designer Live. Love. Michigan. is launching a line of Food Bank shirts, sweatshirts, and bags on Monday, March 17. Every purchase will help us send 50 meals to people in need.
Get a taste of their stylish, homegrown fashion at holdontohope.org.
Help yourself to the latest issue of the Full Plate Press
Get ready for another helping of the Full Plate Press.
This issue is piled high with stories about Mobile Pantries in the Upper Peninsula, urban canning classes, the first harvest at the Food Bank Farm, and other notable events from our record-setting year.
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Ensuring full plates forever in our community
One of the most important ways you can fight hunger is not by writing a check, but by making a decision.
Planned giving can empower you to give more than you ever thought possible, providing for your family’s security while securing your own legacy.
Find a strategy that makes sense for you.