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If your family is facing food insecurity during these tough times, many organizations have stepped up to help.

CALL 2-1-1 FOR ASSISTANCE WITH FOOD, RENT, OR UTILITIES.

Access of West Michigan Updated Pantry Network List
This list details the modified food services at the Pantry Resource Centers throughout Kent County as response to COVID-19. This is information is evolving and they will update it regularly.

​Other Food Pantry/Grab & Go Services

  • Pantry Location Finder
  • Buist Community Assistance Center (870 74th St SW, Byron Center, MI 49315)

    Mon, May 18, 2-5:30 PM 
    Wed, May 20, 12-4 PM
    CLOSED May 25-30 to reset pantry for client shopping 
    By Appointment:

    • Mon, Jun 1, 2-5:30 PM
    • Tue, Jun 2, 11 AM - 2:30 PM
    • Wed, Jun 3, 11 AM - 2:30 PM
    • Phone: (616) 583-4080
  • Catholic Charities West Michigan’s God’s Kitchen (303 S. Division Ave, Grand Rapids, MI 49503)
    Grab and Go Only
    12:30 pm to 2 pm Monday through Saturday, and 2:30 pm to 4 pm on Sundays
    Phone: (616) 454-4110

  • Fred Meijer Deliveries (sign up for delivery)

  • Kent ISD District Food Plans (Multiple Locations and Times)

  • Meals on Wheels Food Pantries (Multiple Locations and Times)

  • YMCA & Kids Food Basket (Multiple Locations and Times)
    A parent or guardian may pick up sack meals for all children in the household. The meals will be served “grab-and-go style” in parking lots or open spaces outside on the property. The Y may open additional sites if needed, or alter locations based on demand. Offered at the following locations from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm: 

    Crossroads Alternative HS Kentwood: 28 60th St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49548

    Miss. Tracey’s Market: 1043 Franklin St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507

    LINC UP: 1167 Madison Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507

    La Casa de La Cobija: 2355 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49507

    Seventh Reformed Church: 950 Leonard St NW #4160, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

    David D. Hunting YMCA: 475 Lake Michigan Dr. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

    Hispanic Center of West MI: 1204 Grandville Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    Railtown Brewing (Dutton Ele):  3595 68th St, Caledonia,  MI 49316


Also, many grocery stores have updated hours and special hours specifically for seniors and those with health concerns.

MEIJER 
Store Hours 
Meijer Stores: 6 a.m. – 12 a.m. 
Meijer Gas Stations (Pay at Pump): 24 Hours 
Special Shopping Hours 
Senior Citizens and Customers with Chronic Health Conditions: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-8 a.m.
Essential Service Workers & Meijer Team Members: Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-8 a.m.

WALMART 
Store Hours 
7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.  
Special Shopping Hours 
Senior Citizens (60 and Over): Tuesdays, 6-7 a.m. 

SPARTAN NASH (FAMILY FARE, D&W, FOREST HILLS FOODS, ETC.) 
Store Hours 
6 a.m. - Midnight 
The Metro Family Fare in Wyoming will remain open for 24 hours 
Special Shopping Hours 
Older adults, pregnant women, and immunocompromised individuals: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-9 a.m. 

ALDI 
Store Hours 
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. 
Special Shopping Hours 
Vulnerable Shoppers - 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.