Free Thanksgiving meals in West Michigan

(WOTV) – Churches, shelters and businesses are opening up their doors to people who do not have food or a place to enjoy Thanksgiving.

Volunteers will serve up free meals at more than a dozen places throughout West Michigan this year.

You can find a list of locations below.  All events are on Thursday, unless specified.

BARRY COUNTY

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. at Hastings First United Methodist Church – 209 West Green Street, Hastings | Reservations encouraged; call Margaret at (269) 945-4701

CALHOUN COUNTY

11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Broadway Grille – 107 W. Michigan Ave., Marshall | Free, but donations to Marshall Area Community Services encouraged; for more information, call (269) 781-9200
Friday, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Share Center – 120 Grove Street, Battle Creek

IONIA COUNTY

1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Shiloh Community Church’s gymnasium – 8197 Heth Street, Orleans | RSVP required before 4 p.m. Wednesday; call (616) 761-3584
1 p.m. – 3 p.m. at American Legion Post 175, 69 North Bridge Street, Saranac

KALAMAZOO COUNTY

Wednesday, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.at  Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kalamazoo-  915 Lake Street, Kalamazoo | For more information, call 269-349-4485
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at  North Park Reformed Church, 1316 Barney Road,  Kalamazoo |More information on Facebook
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Schoolcraft United Methodist Church –  342 N. Grand Street (131) , Schoolcraft
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.  at Theo and Stacy’s restaurant, 234 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo |More information on Facebook
12 p.m. – 2 p.m. at New Apostolic Church, 3600 West Milham Ave., Portage | More information on Facebook
4:20 p.m.  at Kalamazoo Gospel Mission, 448 North Burdick Street, Kalamazoo | More information on Facebook

KENT COUNTY

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Mel Trotter Ministries’ Great Thanksgiving Banquet – DeVos Place 303 Monroe Ave. NW, Grand Rapids | More information on Mel Trotter’s website
Wednesday, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Degage Ministries, 144 Division Ave. South, Grand Rapids | For the homeless; more information on Degage Ministries’ website

MONTCALM COUNTY

2 p.m. Greenville Eagles – 11690 Southwest Greenville Road, Greenville | For more information, call (616) 794-2987

OTTAWA COUNTY

Wednesday, 6 p.m. Holland Rescue Mission’s Great Thanksgiving Banquet – DeVos Fieldhouse at Hope College, Holland |  More information on Holland Rescue Mission’s website
12 p.m. – 3 p.m. at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church’s Activity Center, 406 East Savidge Street, Spring Lake | For more information, call (616) 842-1702

VAN BUREN COUNTY

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  at Journey Family Church’s SALT Ministry – Gobles High School, 409 N. State Street, Gobles | More Information on Journey Family Church’s website
12 p.m. – 3 p.m.  Paw Paw Community Thanksgiving Dinner – Freshwater Community Church, 600 E. Michigan Ave., Paw Paw | More information on Facebook

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