Reduce Waste, Raise Funds with Terracycle


You can raise money for the Food Bank by sending us your trash. No, really.

Bring us your (clean) recyclables. We’ll send them to Terracycle. Then Terracycle will make a donation to the Food Bank, providing more meals to those in need. Together we’ll be starving landfills and filling plates across West Michigan.

The Food Bank is accepting two types of recyclables. (All brands accepted.)

Oral Care Recycling-smaller

Personal Care and Beauty Recycling-smaller

Recyclables can be dropped off at our Comstock Park branch between 8:30 and 4:30, Monday through Friday, and between 8:30 and 12:30 on Saturday. Call or email Andrew Steiner if you have questions at 616-432-6964 and

Whitehall Middle protects the environment while solving hunger

Susan Tate with Whitehall Students-cropped

Whitehall Middle School picked up the Food Bank’s TerraCycle initiative and ran with it. In just a few weeks, they collected 68 pounds of recyclables, reducing waste in their community and doing their part to solve hunger in West Michigan.

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