Growing Local Roots

“Corporate Garden Gives Greens”

Employees at One Haworth Center in Holland built a corporate garden last summer that garnered fresh produce for clients at a domestic violence shelter and answered a call of crisis in more ways than one.



“Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes Stocks the Shelves”

Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes is one of the major food warehouses in Kalamazoo, receiving on average about 70,000 pounds of donated food a month. They distributed between 30,000 and 40,000 pounds of produce alone over the summer.


Local Food Pantries Prepare for Bridge Card Change”

New Bridge Card policies will change the need for food assistance in the Kalamazoo area. Although food pantries, like Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes, are prepared for the increase, many people who depend on the Bridge Cards aren’t.

Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes Stocks the Shelves

“Michigan Hunters Work to Feed the Hungry”

Michigan’s hunters work with the Michigan DNR and various organizations to provide food for Michigan’s hungry and needy.