Humane Society of West Michigan is proud to operate the Kibble Konnection, a pet food bank program which helps low-income pet owners provide food for their pets, in partnership with the Access of West Michigan Food Pantry network.
Emergency Food Distribution
This is for underserved community members who need assistance feeding their pets. This is ideal for those needing one time assistance or those not located near a participating food pantry.
Location Humane Society of West Michigan (3077 Wilson Dr. NW Grand Rapids, MI 49534) Please enter through our Adoption doors.
Dates & Times Friday, September 17th 10am-1pm Tuesday, October 5th 4pm-7pm Friday, October 15th 10am-1pm Tuesday, November 2nd 4pm-7pm Friday, November 12th 10am-1pm Tuesday, December 7th 4pm-7pm Friday, December 17th 10am-1pm
You can come in for emergency pet food assistance any time during our open adoption hours.
Ongoing Food Distribution
To qualify for the program, pet owners must be able to provide documentation of low income status. This is a dry food only program and we cannot fill specific brand/food products. Additionally, we are only able to provide food for TWO animals per household.
Low-Income Verification Must be One of the Following:
Bridge card - Along with the annual letter dated within the last 12 months and copy of card. Must be the name listed on KK application.
Medicaid - Letter/statement and copy of card. Must be the name listed on KK application.
SSI Disability / Retirement - Letter/statement. Must be the name listed on KK application.
Unemployment / Salary statement - Must be the name listed on KK application Must be less than 200% of Federal Poverty Level guideline.
2 Recent Pay Stubs -For all working members of the household, showing less than 200% Federal Poverty Level(Proof of income for ALL residents of the household required. Less than 200% is based on all residents living in the home. Details can be found online by searching: "federal poverty guidelines 2019")
*All animals in the household must have proof of being spayed/neutered to receive assistance.*