Serving local families in need since 1981

Feeding America West Michigan exists to ensure safe food is available to the hungry in our community. Each year, we serve an estimated 492,100 people in West Michigan and the Upper Peninsula.

Army Couple Overcomes Hunger

This Memorial Day, we want to honor all those who’ve served on our behalf. And we remember that 1 in 5 of the families who use our services includes a member of the military. They stepped up for us, now it’s time to step up for them. Feeding America West Michigan — serving those who served.

Many Hands Against Hunger, June 9, 2015

Reb Painting-Green-larger

You’re invited to join us at Many Hands Against Hunger, a summer fundraising luncheon benefiting Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank. Register online at

Food Bank partners with local schools to solve childhood hunger


1 in 5 kids in West Michigan and the Upper Peninsula is at risk of hunger. We believe it’s time to change that. Funded by a partnership between the Michigan Health Endowment Fund and the Food Bank Council of Michigan, Feeding America West Michigan is now sending Mobile Food Pantries to high-need schools in our community.

Read More

Banner-Spring 2015

Catch up on all the latest Food Bank news in the Spring 2015 issue of the Full Plate Press.

Join our email list to receive Food Bank news automatically. Looking for a past issue of the newsletter or annual report? Visit the Newsletter Archive.


Leave a Legacy: Full Plates Forever Society

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.

Job Opportunities at the Food Bank

Feeding America West Michigan is currently looking to add a development assistant to our team. Please see our jobs page for details.