After learning about “social impact business” in class, Western Michigan University graduate Patrick Mixis says he was inspired - so inspired that he opened Feed the World Cafe, a Kalamazoo restaurant that gives back to the community. For every meal sold or catered, one or more meals are provided back to the community.
WMUK's Madison Bennett reports on Kalamazoo's Feed the World Cafe
“You don’t worry about education, you don’t worry about health insurance, you don’t worry about other problems in life if you’re hungry” says the Director of the Food Bank Council of Michigan Phillip Knight.
Keith Williamson, the former executive director at Second Harvest Food Bank of Clark, Champaign and Logan counties in Springfield, Ohio, has been named the new executive director of the Food Bank of South Central Michigan. (Battle Creek Enquirer)