Housing and Urban Development estimates that nearly 30% of people experiencing homelessness are outside of the city (HUD, 2015).
But if the poor are ever to emerge from poverty, we will have to face and confront this disturbing truth. The good news is we are beginning …
We’re all familiar with Michigan winters… but what if you didn’t have a warm home to escape to?
The public is welcome to enjoy a festive holiday meal as part of Mel Trotter Ministries’ Christmas celebration.
Mel Trotter Ministries announces changes for 2018 and beyond.
Could you choose between putting food on the table and keeping the heat on this winter? No one should have to make that choice.
As we approach the holiday giving season, think about whether your gifts are empowering others or keeping them in poverty.
Mel Trotter Ministries is hosting a free meal for anyone in the greater Grand Rapids community who might not otherwise have a Thanksgiving m…
Mel Trotter to collect turkeys for GR neighbors in need.
People usually don’t become homeless because they run out of money; they become homeless when they run out of relationships.
Did you know, families are one of the fastest growing homeless populations in our community?
Meet our October career woman of the month, Abbey Sladick of Mel Trotter Ministries.
Raising support and awareness of the rescue mission
Mel Trotter Ministries partnering with Celebration! Cinema, will host red carpet event to raise awareness, support for rescue mission
We all need encouragement to succeed.
Often, people donate items like food and clothing that are in poor condition, making them unusable.