Simply Give Makes Big Impact on Kalamazoo-Area Food Pantry

Friday Groceries, a Simply Give partner of the Oshtemo Meijer, has helped more than 50,000 households since 2014 through its donations. The spring 2018 Simply Give campaign generated $59,800 for the food pantry to stock its shelves.

The Meijer Simply Give program has made a tremendous impact on the food pantries it supports, including Friday Groceries.

The local food pantry has partnered with the Oshtemo Meijer since 2014, and has brought in more than $412,000 and helped more than 50,000 households, said Jon Martin, Outreach Director for Valley Family Church.

The latest spring campaign generated $59,800 for the food pantry to stock its shelves and mobile food pantry.