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Regional Food Distribution Center

The Regional Food Distribution Center helps prevent hunger in our community by distributing salvaged food products, including produce and fresh foods at low or no cost, to area non-profit agencies serving the hungry and the homeless.

For information on volunteering at the Regional Food Distribution Center
or for information on donating food, please contact
Kathe Smith at 517-702-3358
or David Karr at 517-702-3359.

The Regional Food Distribution Center is a member of the Food Bank Council of Michigan, the association of America's Second Harvest food banks and the Michigan Harvest Gathering food program.  The Regional Food Distribution Center also partners with the Greater Lansing Food Bank.


Empty Bowls Event - Tuesday Oct 10,2006

The lunch Seating will be 11:30AM to 1:30PM. 

The Dinner Seating will be 4:30PM to 6:30 PM

Added this year will be table seating for groups, Please schedule your meetings during Emtpy Bowls and purchase a table in Advance.  Have your meeting and support the event at the same time!!!

For more Info and to reserve your table, please call Kathe at 517-702-3358



Pampered Chef FundRaiser - Open Until Sept 27th, 2006

When placing an order, please do so by September 27th. You can order by going to
Click on "Order Products", under option 1 type in "American Red Cross", click "search for host", place your order and either select "Direct Ship", which will be sent to you or "Ship To Organization", which will be sent to the local American Red Cross Regional Food Distribution Center and need to be picked up by you.

Please Contact Kathe Demara Smith for questions regarding the event 517-702-3358

Please Contact Kerri Hensley Waters at 517-339-3027 for questions regarding products or to schedule your own Pampered Chef Event..


16th Annual Make A Difference Day food drive -

Oct 23rd-28th - Local area schools will have Food barrels available for Donations

Oct 28th - 9am-12pm - Kroger, Frandor location will host "Make a Difference"

Resources for agencies receiving food from the Regional Food Distribution Center:

Submit your Agency Quarterly Report Online

Mobile Food Pantry

Mobile Food PantryThe Mobile Food Pantry also distributed 673,851 pounds of food to 12,477 people in the seven-county service area. Meijer, Spartan and Felpausch Food Stores provided donated food valued at $9.4 million for the Regional Food Distribution Center to process and distribute to needy mid-Michigan families.

In Gratiot County, the Mobile Food Pantry twice monthly provided 30,000 pounds of fresh produce and dairy items to 600 families.

For more information about the Mobile Food Panty schedule in Gratiot County, please contact us at 989-463-3209.


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Serving Clinton, Eaton, Gratioit, Ingham and Shiawassee Counties American Red Cross Mid-Michigan Chapter
Clinton, Eaton, Ingham County 1800 East Grand River Avenue Lansing, MI 48912 517-484-7461
Gratiot County 205 East Superior Alma, MI 48801 989-463-3209
Shiawassee County 702 West Corunna Avenue Corunna, MI 48817 989-743-6118
Regional Food Distribution Center 2116 Mint Road Lansing, MI 48906 517-321-6807
Great Lakes Region Blood Services 1800 East Grand River Avenue Lansing, MI 48912 517-484-2224