Ottawa County Food Distribution Friday, August 22, 2014 for Low-income Families

The following USDA Commodities will be distributed to low-income families in Ottawa County Friday, August 22, 2014.  Please refer to distribution sites and income guidelines below for eligibility requirements.  Commodities include.

USDA Commodities
Canned Beef Oat Cereal
Corn Cranberry Juice
Dry Egg Mix Shelf-Stable Milk
Noodles Rolled Oats
Pears Salmon
Beef Stew  


Commodities are distributed only during the designated hours indicated at each distribution center, unless all commodities are distributed, at which point the site will close.

Distribution Centers & Times

Community Action House

345 West 14th Street

Holland, MI

HOURS: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.






St. Patrick's Catholic Church

920 Fulton

Grand Haven, MI

HOURS:  10:00 a.m. to 12:00 NOON







Love, INC of SE Ottawa County

3300 Van Buren

Hudsonville, MI

HOURS: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.






V.F.W. POST 5598

511 North 68th Avenue

Coopersville, MI

HOURS:  10:00 a.m. 12 NOON







 Eligible individuals must provde Ottawa County residency to receive The Emergency Food Assistance Program  (TEFAP)commodities.   Individual who receive FIP (the old TANF), or SNAP (the old food stamps) are automatically eligible.  To receive commodities, household income, regardless of age, must not exceed 200% of the poverty level.

Maximum household income is as noted below:

Maximum Household Income
Household Size Income
1   $    23,340
2   $    31,460
3   $    39,580
4   $    47,700
5   $    55,820
6   $    63,940
7   $    70,060
8   $    80,180
Great than 9                                Add $8,120 for each additional member


For more information please call 616- 494-5499 or 1-800-764-4111 Ext. 5499