Mel Trotter’s Ministry

supported here at Trinity.

November thru February

Background information:

Finding new and better ways to meet the needs of the Grand Rapids Community has always been the goal of Mel Trotter Ministry (MTM). Doing this requires revenue. To this end they opened five retail locations that directly support the work of the ministry.

Mel Trotter Ministries exists to demonstrate the compassion of Jesus Christ, through rescue and restoration missions to help anyone experiencing hunger and homelessness. Through the power of Christ, Mel Trotter aims to bring an end to homelessness in West Michigan, one life at a time.

Website: www.meltrotter.org

Serving Opportunities:

Starting November, we will be collecting warm winter clothing of all sizes such as: coats, gloves, hats, pants, underwear, etc.

 

Please place your donations in the donation bin in the Narthex.

 

Alpha Grand Rapids

supported here at Trinity.

March thru June

Background information:

Motivated by the love of Christ, Alpha Grand Rapids (AGR) promotes abundant life by providing holistic services to women and men affected by unplanned pregnancy.

 

We believe that all people deserve the opportunity to live life abundantly. Our model of personalized care ensures that clients’ needs are met with expert help and genuine compassion. Free and confidential services provide comprehensive care, empowering people to thrive in all areas of their life.

Website: https://alphagrandrapids.org/ 

 

Serving Opportunities:

Starting March Trinity will be collecting receiving blankets, quilts, bids, burp cloths, baby clothes, baby bottles, infant toys, pacifiers, newborn outfits, newborn hats & socks.  Also, Diapers and Wipes 

 

 

 

Northwest Food Pantry

supported here at Trinity.

July thru October

Background information:

The Northwest Food Pantry (NFP) strives to show the love of Christ to our neighbors on the North West side of Grand Rapids by supplying emergency food and support to all who are in need.

The Northwest Food Pantry is 1 of 11 Access of West Michigan pantries in Kent County. We are a non-profit organization supported and sponsored by local churches, businesses and individuals.

 

Our goal is to assist Westside families (those within our NWFP boundaries) when they are faced with loss of income or any other short-term emergency. The pantry collects donations of food and personal needs items and distributes them to needy families

Website: https://nwfoodpantry.org/

 

Serving Opportunities:

Starting July Trinity will be collecting canned / packaged foods on behalf of NWFP.

From October through November 21st, we will be collecting non-perishable items for 20 Food Baskets to be given to the Northwest Food Pantry. These will be distributed by the pantry to needy families at Thanksgiving time. A list of needed foods is posted in the Narthex to sign up for donations, and on the pantry grocery card. Money donations will be also be accepted.

 

 

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