County Wide Food Campaign

The County Wide Food Campaign is a food initiative that takes place throughout the month of October. There are lots of ways to get involved. Check out our County Wide Food Campaign events below.

CWFC 2017 EVENTS

Food & Faith Speaker Series

September 23-24, 2017

Join us for a special weekend of hands-on exploration. September 23-24, 2017 we will host the Rev. Elizabeth DeRuff, agrarian ministry leader from California. She will lead us as we plant, pray, and learn to kick off our partnership with Honore Farm & Mill.

Supermarket Sweeps

October 11, 2017: 11am

SpartanNash and WZZM13 are partnering to host Supermarket Sweeps, an event that donates food to the Access Pantry Network. It’s a mad dash around the store with some good-natured competition, all for a great cause.

spartanNash Food Collections

October 14, 2017: 9am – 2pm

Volunteers will be stationed at Kent County Family Fare and D&W stores to encourage donations of healthy food items from customers. Volunteer with us or shop and donate at your local SpartanNash store.

Fulton Street Farmers Market Food Collection

October 21, 2017: 9am – 2pm

Volunteers will be stationed at the Fulton Street Farmers Market to encourage donations of healthy food items from customers. Volunteer with us or shop and donate at the Fulton Street Farmers Market.

Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry

November 8, 2017: 7pm

A film showing and panel in partnership with Plainsong Farm, Local First, and the UICA. This documentary delves into the life of Wendell Berry as well as the interdependence of land and community.