GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) –BIGGBY Coffee, along with Mel Trotter Ministries and Feeding America West Michigan, will be collecting non-perishable foods to help community members facing food insecurity during the holiday season.
The goal is to collect 50,000 pounds of non-perishable food items that will be used to supplement the Mel Trotter food pantry through December, and also help additional area pantries. The drive will take place October 30-December 31, 2017.
Drop-off locations include Mel Trotter Ministries’ downtown location, the Mel Trotter Thrift Stores in Sparta and Jenison, or any BIGGBY COFFEE location in the greater Grand Rapids area.
Mel Trotter works to help anyone experiencing hunger and homelessness through rescue and restoration. For information on receiving assistance or donating, visit http://www.meltrotter.org or call 616-454-8249.