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Official updates, press coverage and media requests for North Kent Connect

  • Welcome To The Pantry Wednesday, January 12, 2022 Free to all qualified clients once per month, the NKC Pantry offers a choice of fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, dairy, and personal care items. Open Monday and Wednesday from 9-3,… MORE
  • New Family Promise Day Center Monday, January 10, 2022   In partnership with local congregations, Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN) North Kent provides temporary basic needs to homeless children and their families while awaiting permanent housing. The families are hosted… MORE
  • 2021 Impact Report Monday, January 10, 2022 It's been an amazing year. With out new building expansions North Kent Connect has been able to give assistance to more individuals and families than ever before, and we are… MORE
  • Outpatent Therapy Available Through Arbor Circle Thursday, September 16, 2021 MORE
  • We’re Growing and Hiring! Wednesday, September 1, 2021 We have two positions open at NKC... Program Assistant, 20 hours per week The Program Assistant will support the Food Programs Manager with the operation and maintenance of the NKC… MORE
  • Now accepting donations 5 days a week Wednesday, June 2, 2021 We appreciate your donations of gently-used housewares and clothing. Something you once treasured will become someone else's latest find, so thank you! NEW EXTENDED DONATION HOURS: Houseware and Clothing Donations (south… MORE
  • NORTH KENT CONNECT IS BIGGER AND BETTER Wednesday, May 19, 2021 ROCKFORD, Mich., May 12, 2021. North Kent Connect (NKC) has even more services to offer the community since completing its expansion in March 2021. Thanks to generous local businesses, organizations,… MORE
  • Farm Stand Reopens Wednesday, April 28, 2021 The Farm Stand is open again, with even more fresh, locally-grown fruits, vegetables, and cottage products. Located just inside the NKC Thrift Store, there are still two price points available… MORE
  • We’re hiring: Sales Associate Tuesday, April 13, 2021 The Thrift Store at North Kent Connect sells high-quality clothing and housewares at very affordable prices. All proceeds from the sale of items at the store go back into our… MORE
  • Need help paying for propane or other utilities? Thursday, March 11, 2021 If you, or someone you know, need help paying for propane, please let us know. Even in springtime there are many homeowners in northern Kent County struggling to pay for… MORE

Media Contacts

Aimee Baskovic, Director of Communications
Direct Line: (616) 884-4353
Mobile: (248) 758-8113
aimee.baskovic@nkconnect.org

Claire Guisfredi, Executive Director
Office: (616) 866-3478 ext. 350
claire.guisfredi@nkconnect.org