During this time of uncertainty, please consider contributing to the needs of these local ministries as they work to serve our community.
Barnabas serves 300 youth across Allegan, Kent, and Ottawa Counties who are NOT in a care facility of some kind. Easily 90% of them are at, or below, the poverty level.
Barnabas will be providing food and basic needs and activity items. They need instant breakfast foods, granola, canned fruit and vegetables, 'lunchables,' cereal, peanut butter, soup, bottled water, etc. Activity items include kid's activities, puzzles, legos, crafts, "STEM" activities, etc. You can make a financial contribution at donatenow.networkforgood.org/barnabasministries.
Items can be dropped off at 9479 Riley St #200 Zeeland, MI 49464
Holland Rescue Mission offers Biblically-based programs and services to provide healing for those experiencing homelessness.
They are currently in need of Vitamin C in any form, Pedialyte, boxes of tissues, digital quick read thermometers, skin touch or ear masks, hand sanitizer and wipes, and non-perishable pantry items.
Items can be dropped off at 166 South River Ave or 356 Fairbanks Ave, Holland, MI 49423. Or, you can donate financially at hollandrescue.org/give.
Kids' Food Basket is a community solution to childhood hunger that provides meals to kids in Grand Rapids, Muskegon, and Holland.
They are currently in need of dried fruit, fruit cups or pouches, snack-size zipper bags, toasted oat cereal, pretzel twists, goldfish, and cheez-its. You can visit kidsfoodbasket.org and visit the "donate now" page to make a financial contribution.
Items can be dropped off at 389 James St. Holland, MI 49424