IONIA, Mich. (WOTV)-Help ensure that lunch is not the last meal of the day for children in our community. In Ionia County, 1 in 5 children are food insecure. In Montcalm, the number is 1 in 4. Watch video above to see how you can help.
IMPACT IS EASY
Everyday 473 lunches are packed for local kids
A small jar of peanut butter and jelly makes 23 sandwiches
A large jar of peanut butter and jelly makes 50 sandwiches
Loaves of bread needed are 42 per day
A 6 lb can of pears makes 29 fruit cups-it takes 13 cans each day
Each day trail mix for all kids uses 6 boxes of Cheerios, 15 cups of raisins, 6 bags of Pretzels