Over 8,000 of your neighbors in Manitowoc County struggle with food insecurity. image

Over 8,000 of your neighbors in Manitowoc County struggle with food insecurity.

Make a secure, online donation today to help feed hungry families in our community.


Help grow hope against hunger--nourish your neighbors in need!

Your vital support helps nourish your neighbors in need--neighbors including children, people living with disabilities, veterans, elderly people living off fixed incomes, working families who can’t provide enough food for their entire family, people who are suffering from mental illness, and those going through financially strained times of their lives as a result of income changes, medical debt, and accidents.

Together we can fight food insecurity, poor health, and isolation through healthy food access, food skills, public awareness and advocacy, education, and engagement in our community.

When you give to Grow It Forward, it allows us to:

  • Feed the immediate need of hunger, and work towards ending future hunger.
  • Envision a community where food is treated as a basic right and central to health--where everyone has the means, knowledge, and voice to access good food with dignity.
  • Provide us the ability to run current programming and think about long-term progress.
  • Help build a healthier, happier, more vibrant, and productive community.

Your gift supports our mission to provide your neighbors in need with dignified access to good food, along with opportunities to grow, cook, share, and advocate for it!

  • Healthy Food Access: Our healthy food access programming includes our drive-thru food distributions, onsite food pantry, community meals, indoor hydroponic farm, and community garden which provide a healthy source of food for people who need it. We prioritize offering fresh and nutritious food in a dignified space, and connecting people to other supports and resources they might need.
  • Food Skills: Our food skills programming provides people with the knowledge, tools, and confidence to grow, cook, and choose healthy food for themselves and their families.
  • Outreach & Engagement: Our outreach and engagement programming allow people to get involved in becoming advocates for themselves and for their community to end future hunger.

How do we do it? Simple. It's called COMMUNITY!!!

We sincerely hope you'll consider joining us in our mission. Grow It Forward is only as strong as the people willing to make things happen in the community we serve.

Your gift is charitable to the full extent of the law, as Grow It Forward is a 501c3 nonprofit organization.

Checks may be sent payable to:
Grow It Forward Inc.
P.O. Box 562, Manitowoc, WI 54221-0562