Hand 2 Hand is a ministry we are
assisting in partnership with other area
churches. The goal of this mission is to
provide food for children qualified to
receive free and reduced lunches at
To the right is a list of items we always
1 in 4 households with children in
Michigan lacked enough money to buy
food that the family needed in 2009.
(Food Research and Action Center
“Food Hardship” study, January 2010)
*Shelf Stable Milk
Mac & Cheese
These are the food items that we use consistently in the Hand
2 Hand ministry. A star marks items that are the most costly
for us and would be greatly appreciated as a donation. All
donations are appreciated. Thank you for helping us out!
Please keep in mind that food items need to be shelf stable.
click here for
Above is a link to the Feeding America website to make a monetary donation for Hand 2 Hand Ministries.
All donations to this site will be deposited into theHudsonville Congregational United Church of Christ Hand 2 Hand Ministry account at Feeding
America/West Michigan. These funds are for the use of
Hudsonville Congregational United Church of Christ Hand 2 Hand Ministry only and benefit the children that we service through our Hand 2 Hand
How you can benefit through the following:
Michigan Public Acts 256 and 231 of 1994 reward financial contributions to Michigan food banks with a 50% State income tax credit (half your money
back!). Limits: up to a $100 credit ( for a
$200 gift ) for an individual, $200 ( for a $400 gift ) for a married couple filing jointly, and for businesses, 5% of the
business’s tax liability before claiming any other credits, or $5,000, whichever is less. In addition to the State credit, your
gift to a Michigan food bank should also qualify for a normal Federal income tax charitable deduction.
Hand 2 Hand
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