Event Calendar

Here are the events we currently have going on at Feeding America West Michigan. To get more information about a particular event, just click on its listing.

Fundraisers and Community Events

November 17-December 31: Raise Your Forks! with EatGR and FoodCircles

Enjoy good food at a local restaurant and fight hunger at the same time. Now through the end of the year, you can use the FoodCircles app to find tasty deals in West Michigan, saving you money and supporting the Food Bank.

Learn more at feedingamericawestmichigan.org/howtohelp/ryf.


Ongoing: Buy Food Bank Apparel Through Live. Love. Michigan.

Wear your heart on your sleeve. Buy Feeding America West Michigan apparel to raise awareness and send meals to those in need. 25% of your purchase will be donated to the Food Bank.

Visit holdontohope.org to see the collection.


Ongoing: Food Circles feeds you and a neighbor in need

Feeling hungry? So are 1 in 5 West Michigan kids. The difference is that they don’t know where their next meal is coming from.

You can help! Spend $1 with Food Circles to get a tasty dish at a local restaurant and send 4 meals to kids, adults, and seniors struggling with hunger in our region.

Visit joinfoodcircles.org to get the app for Apple or Android.


Ongoing: Temptation Skateboards

Trenary-based Temptation Skateboards is fighting hunger.

Every time they sell one of their custom-designed freestyle Chef boards, they’ll donate $5 to Feeding America West Michigan’s Sault Ste. Marie branch. That means each board sold will send 20 meals to people in need in the Eastern UP.

Visit temptationskateboards.com to view their full line of products.


Volunteer Events

See Upcoming Volunteer Events

Feeding America West Michigan relies on thousands of volunteers to serve our neighbors in need each year. To see the full calendar of upcoming opportunities and register as a volunteer, visit our volunteer page.


Food Drives

November 24-December 19: Goldfish Swim School

Goldfish Swim School is hosting a food and fund drive through December 19. Donate and you’ll get a free swim pass!

Call or email Kendra Reinoehl if you have questions: kendra.reinoehl@goldfishss.com, 248-420-5327. For more information on Goldfish Swim School and for business hours, visit their website.

See a list of most-needed items.


November 24-December 22: KoKo FitClub

KoKo FitClub is taking on hunger with a month-long food-and-fund drive. Donate $5 or five cans of food, and you’ll get a free guest pass.

2845 Thornhills Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

See a list of most-needed items.


December 1-31: Hampton Inn and SpringHill Suites Food Drive

For the month of December, Hampton Inn & Suites and SpringHill Suites are hosting a competitive food and fund drive for Feeding America West Michigan and inviting guests to take part.

Hampton Inn & Suites
5200 28th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

SpringHill Suites
5250 28th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

See a list of most-needed items.


December 13: Ugly Christmas Sweater Party and Food Drive

On Saturday, December 13, Arclight Brewing Company is throwing an Ugly Christmas Sweater Party and Food Drive. Come with a nonperishable food item to donate, and they’ll give you $0.50 off your first beer.

Arclight Brewing is located at 544 North Main Street in Watervliet.