Tag Archives: food drive

Because Hunger Doesn’t Take a Summer Vacation

June 7-14 is the date for our 10th Annual Food for Families event. Our goal is to collect 200,000 pounds of food for area food pantries to help over the high-need summer months. All Kent County D&W and Family Fare stores will be collection sites. Please drop off your donation any time during the collection […]

The Boy Scouts Adventure Show

The Boy Scouts Outdoor Adventure Show is taking place on Saturday, May 8 at the DeVos Place from 12-8pm. Bring non-perishable food items to benefit Access pantries and for entry into a raffle of cool prizes! Bring the entire family to participate in tons of exciting hands-on activities as we bring the outdoors inside! Tickets […]

Another Successful Food Drive

Thank you to everyone who donated food and personal care items to the RiverTown Crossings Mall Food Drive on Friday, November 6. We collected over 7 tons of food! The food drive to celebrate the mall’s 10th anniversary was a huge success complete with confetti, cupcakes, and mountains of canned and boxed food items! Thanks […]

ACCESS and RiverTown Crossings Mall Food Drive

ACCESS and RiverTown Crossings Mall are coming together to hold a food drive to help celebrate the mall’s 10th anniversary! From October 26 to November 5, you can pick up an Anniversary Tote from the mall office filled with special retailer offers and anniversary giveaways!  Fill it with canned or packaged food items and bring […]

Thank You WCSG!

ACCESS would like to thank WCSG for the opportunity to be a part of the Jeremy Camp “Speaking Louder Than Before” concert last night at Sunshine Community Church. What a spectacular event with great music, fellowship, and ministry! A special thanks to all of the concert-goers who donated food as well! We are another step […]

2009 County Wide Food Drive is a Success!

TONS of THANKS to all who helped collect over 85 tons of food for the 2009 County Wide Food Drive…and we’re still counting!! Special thanks to our generous community, the media, and over 1,000 volunteers who made the 13th Annual CWFD a major success! We appreciate all of your hard work!

County Wide Food Drive 2008 God-Stories

County Wide Food Drive 2008 God-Stories! As we know, the food drive is about more than collecting cans. Relational and community stories abound. Here are just a few highlights: – A 90-year-old volunteer at a sorting site was asked if he was ready to go home after working for several hours. He said ” Oh […]