Feeding America

Community comes together to help support local families in need

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Hailey Huffman Tuesday, June 23 at the Rockford American Legion the 57th pantry was held for Operation Cornucopia. Operation Cornucopia works in cooperation with the Feeding America Program at the West Michigan Food Bank. Feeding America is a nationwide network that provides food to people across America and has been the first responder to hunger crisis in America for [...]

Rockford Farm Market is Feeding America

October 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

Feeding America, the nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief organization, has teamed up with our local farmers markets again. Every other Saturday, volunteers have collected fresh produce donated by the people taking advantage of all the wonderful locally grown food sold at the Rockford Farmers Market or by the farmers themselves. They helped collect 626 pounds of food [...]

RCS middle school students participate in local Feeding America event

February 25, 2010 // 0 Comments

Rockford Christian School students partner with the Rockford American Legion Post to gain a better understanding of hunger relief.   Twenty-six Rockford Christian School (RCS) junior high students recently participated in the Feeding America event sponsored by the Merritt Lamb American Legion Post 102 in Rockford. Feeding America is the nation’s leading domestic [...]