McKinney-Vento (Homeless) Act
The McKinney-Vento Act is a Federal Law that ensures the right of students to go to school even when they are homeless or don’t have a permanent address. The Act aims to reduce barriers that have prevented many homeless youth from enrolling, attending, and succeeding in school.
Mattawan Area Pantry (food support): 269-459-3088
Supplies for Success (clothing and school supplies) and WildPaks (weekend food packs) – Contact Building Point of Contact above.
Loaves and Fishes (food)
901 Portage Street, Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo Valley Family Church (food)
2500 Vincent Ave., Portage
Salvation Army (multiple supports)
1700 S. Burdick, Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo/Van Buren Counties (multiple supports, including housing)
Calvary Bible Church (clothing)
55 S. Drake Rd., Kalamazoo
Calvary Reformed Church/Jody’s Closet (clothing)
7829 S. 5th Street, Mattawan