West Michigan Resources

Kent County

Food Assistance

Food For Students Provided by Grand Rapids Public Schools:
www.grps.org/all-grps-news-events/977-grps-opening

Grab and Go Meal Sites

Open: Monday - Friday, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm.

ANY student under the age of 18 can get up to two meals per day for free. Including students with disabilities ages 18-26 with an active individual education program (IEP).

  • New Faith Temple (1701 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507)
  • San Juan Diego Academy (1650 Godfrey Ave SW, Wyoming, MI 49509)
  • Creston Plaza Apartments (1080 Creston Plaza NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503)
  • Campau Commons (821 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49503)
  • Hope Academy (240 Brown St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507)
  • Sibley Elementary (943 Sibley St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504)
  • Ottawa Hills High School (2055 Rosewood SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506).

Find food throughout West Michigan here: www.feedwm.org/findfood/

West Michigan Schools Providing meals to students: wcsg.org/care/

Energy Assistance

United Way 2-1-1:

www.211.org

Phone 1-800-887-1107

emPower (TrueNorth Heat and Energy Assistance Program):

tnempower.org

6308 S. Warner Ave.

P.O. Box 149

Fremont, MI 49412

Phone: (231) 355-5880

The Heat and Warmth Fund:

www.thawfund.org

535 Griswold St, Suite 200

Detroit, MI 48226

Phone (800) 866-8429

Michigan Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP):

benefits.gov

Can apply online or at your County’s local Department of Health & Human Services

Phone: (855) 275-6424

Kent Community Action:

communityactionkent.org

121 Franklin St. SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Phone: (616) 632-7950

The Salvation Army:

Kent County Social Services

centralusa.salvationarmy.org

1215 E. Fulton Ave.

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Phone: (616) 459-9468

Veteran Services of Kent County:

accesskent.com

836 Fuller Ave. NE

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Phone: (616) 632-5722

Consumers Energy:

consumersenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-5050

DTE Energy :

www.newlook.dteenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-4747

Ionia County

Food Assistance

Ionia County Public Schools Food Service for Students: https://www.ioniaschools.org/departments/food-services

Local Food Pantries:

  • Crossroads Community Church 616-522-4663
  • Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church 616-527-0970
  • Manna’s Market 269-838-5887
  • Muir First Christian Church 989-855-2062
  • Ionia Nazarene Church 616-527-9350
  • Saranac Community Church 616-642-6322
  • Shiloh Community Church 616-761-3584
  • Zion Community Food Pantry 616-527-1910
  • Second Harvest Gleaners Mobile Food Pantry
    • Arrives at the Ionia Fairgrounds on the second Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m.
    • To obtain food a person must be a resident of Ionia County, have identification and bring containers (bags, boxes) for the food

Energy Assistance

United Way 2-1-1:

www.211.org

Phone 1-800-887-1107

emPower (TrueNorth Heat and Energy Assistance Program):

tnempower.org

6308 S. Warner Ave.

P.O. Box 149

Fremont, MI 49412

Phone: (231) 355-5880

The Heat and Warmth Fund:

www.thawfund.org

535 Griswold St, Suite 200

Detroit, MI 48226

Phone (800) 866-8429

Consumers Energy:

consumersenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-5050

Community Action EIGHTCAP, Inc.:

www.8cap.org

904 Oak Drive

Greenville, MI 48838

Phone: (616) 754-9315

The Salvation Army:

Alma Corps

425 Republic St.

Alma, MI 48801

Phone (989) 463-2864

 

EAS Call Center

1215 E Fulton Ave

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Phone 1-855-929-1640

 

PMC – APP applications

salvationarmyeas.com

 

DHHS

michigan.gov/mdhhs 

Montcalm County

Food Assistance

Energy Assistance

United Way 2-1-1:

www.211.org

Phone 1-800-887-1107

EIGHTCAP Montcalm County Community Services:

8cap.org

EightCAP, Inc.

906 Oak Dr.

Greenville, MI 48838

Phone: (616) 754-9315

emPower (TrueNorth Heat and Energy Assistance Program):

tnempower.org

6308 S. Warner Ave.

P.O. Box 149

Fremont, MI 49412

Phone: (231) 355-5880

The Salvation Army:

Alma Corps

centralusa.salvationarmy.org

425 Republic Ave.

Alma, MI 48801

Phone: 1-800-725-2169

The Heat and Warmth Fund:

www.thawfund.org

535 Griswold St, Suite 200

Detroit, MI 48226

Phone (800) 866-8429

Consumers Energy:

consumersenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-5050

DTE Energy:

www.newlook.dteenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-4747

Muskegon County

Food Assistance

Find food throughout West Michigan here: www.feedwm.org/findfood/

West Michigan Schools Providing meals to students: wcsg.org/care/

Energy Assistance

United Way 2-1-1:

www.211.org

Phone 1-800-887-1107

emPower (TrueNorth Heat and Energy Assistance Program):

tnempower.org

6308 S. Warner Ave.

P.O. Box 149

Fremont, MI 49412

Phone: (231) 355-5880

The Heat and Warmth Fund:

www.thawfund.org

535 Griswold St, Suite 200

Detroit, MI 48226

Phone (800) 866-8429

County Veterans Counselor & Michigan Veterans Trust Fund Agent:

165 E. Apple Ave., Suite 201

Muskegon, MI 49442

231-724-7143

Consumers Energy:

consumersenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-5050

DTE Energy :

www.newlook.dteenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-4747

Community Action Muskegon-Oceana Community Action Partnership:

mocap1.org

1170 W. Southern Ave.

Muskegon, MI 49411

Phone: (231) 725-9499

The Salvation Army:

Muskegon Corps

1221 Shonat

Muskegon, MI 49442

Phone (231) 773-3284

 

Ravenna United Methodist Church 12348 Stafford St

Ravenna, MI 49451

Phone (855) 929-1640

 

White Lake Senior Center

8741 Ferry St

Montague, MI 49437

Phone (855) 929-1640

 

EAS Call Center

1215 E Fulton Ave

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Phone 1-855-929-1640

 

PMC – APP applications

salvationarmyeas.com

 

DHHS

michigan.gov/mdhhs 

Ottawa County

Food Assistance

Food For Students: https://www.hollandpublicschools.org/ourdistrict/superintendents-office/important-messagesupdates/

Meals available Mondays and Wednesday 9-11 a.m. at the following locations:

  • Park Christian Reformed Church – 1496 West 32nd Street
  • St Francis de Sales Catholic Church – 171 W 13th St
  • Providence Church – 821 Ottawa Ave
  • Christ Memorial – 595 Graafschap
  • Stratford Way Apartments – 450 Stratford Way
  • Meadowlanes Townhomes – 287 Meadow Lane Dr.
  • Harbor Village Apartments – 287 West 40th Street
  • Crown Point Apartments – 1180 Matt Urban Drive
  • Maple Ave Church & Ministries – 427 Maple Ave
  • Hope Church – 77 West 11th Ave
  • BLVD Church – 238 West 15th Street
  • Trinity Reformed – 712 Apple Avenue
  • Calvary Church on 8th – 995 E 8th St
  • Lincoln Estates Mobile Home Park – 1139 Lincoln Ave
  • Willow Park Mobile Home Park – 1055 Lincoln Ave
  • Ridge Point Community Church – 340 104th Ave
  • First Reformed Church – 630 State Street
  • Greenbriar Apartments – 121 S. Waverly Rd
  • Bay Pointe Apartments – 791 E. 16th St.

Other Ottawa School districts participating:

https://www.fox17online.com/news/local-news/lakeshore/ottawa/ottawa-schools-offering-free-meal-program-during-shutdown

Household good donations, go to: https://www.careottawacounty.com/en/donate-household-goods

 

MORE FOOD FOR STUDENTS CAN BE FOUND THROUGH HERE: https://www.mcgi.state.mi.us/schoolnutrition

After school meals for students – Schools participating in this program:

https://smfoodbank.org/after-school-packs/participating-schools/

Find food throughout West Michigan here: www.feedwm.org/findfood/ & http://wcsg.org/care/

Find Food for South Michigan here: https://smfoodbank.org/

Energy Assistance

United Way 2-1-1:

www.211.org

Phone 1-800-887-1107

emPower (TrueNorth Heat and Energy Assistance Program):

tnempower.org

6308 S. Warner Ave.

P.O. Box 149

Fremont, MI 49412

Phone: (231) 355-5880

The Heat and Warmth Fund:

www.thawfund.org

535 Griswold St, Suite 200

Detroit, MI 48226

Phone (800) 866-8429

Community Action Ottawa County Community Action Agency:

ottawa.org/Community/CAA/

12251 James St. Suite 300

Holland, MI 49424

Phone: (616) 393-4433

The Salvation Army:

centralusa.salvationarmy.org

Grand Haven Corps

310 N Despelder St.

Grand Haven, MI 49417

Phone: (616) 842-3380

SEMCO Energy Gas Company:

Monthly Assistance

Phone: (800) 624-2019

semcoenergygas.com

Consumers Energy:

consumersenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-5050

DTE Energy :

www.newlook.dteenergy.com

Phone: (800) 477-4747

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