Virtual Soup Drive

In these uncertain times, food insecurity is a grave concern.  Our friends, neighbors, and family are in need. The Allegan County Food Pantry Collaborative’s 1st Annual SOUP Drive is an opportunity to help families through the upcoming months.  Any and every amount helps.  Please donate today. The Allegan County Food Pantry Collaborative (a program of …

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Simply Give: Hungry for Christ and Meijer Partner to Provide Hunger Relief

Campaign set to run through Oct. 24 Hungry for Christ is pleased to announce a partnership with Meijer located at 746 E. 16th Street, Holland, to provide much-needed relief to local families facing food insecurity through the retailer’s customer-driven food pantry donation program, Simply Give.  Thanks to the generous support from the Meijer Simply Give …

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Lakeshore Advantage Receives 887 Restart Grant Applications

Review committee in place to process applications, awardees to be announced by Sept 20. Lakeshore Advantage received 887 Michigan Small Business Restart Grant applications from Allegan and Ottawa County businesses and nonprofits competing for $3.5 million in available funding. Thirty percent of the awards will go to women, minority, and veteran-owned businesses. A review committee …

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Michigan Small Business Restart Program

In response to the economic impact of COVID-19, the State of Michigan has allocated $100 million of CARES Act funding to implement the Michigan Small Business Restart Program to support the needs of Michigan Businesses directly impacted by COVID-19. The application for businesses to apply for funding will open on July 15, 2020. Eligibility Businesses …

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Gasoline Gypsies Livestream Benefit for Kids’ Food Basket

Local non-profit Kids’ Food Basket is facing unprecedented challenges in meeting the demand to help nourish children in West Michigan during the COVID-19 crisis.  The Gasoline Gypsies are very honored to offer support by providing a special livestream “distanced” benefit performance on the Kids’ Food Basket Facebook page on Thursday June 18 at 6:00 pm.  We hope you will tune …

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