Get Involved

Here’s how you can help

Host a healthy food drive:- Replenish is self-sustained by the GVSU campus community through donations.  Food and other items may be dropped off during business hours or left at the Center during after hours.  Checks can be made to the Center for Women & Gender Equity with “Replenish” in the memo line.  Donations are tax-deductible and a receipt will be issued by University Development.

Perishable food items (refrigeration available):

  • Meat
  • Milk
  • Cheese
  • Fresh or Frozen Fruits
  • Fresh or Frozen Vegetables
  • Yogurt
  • Eggs

Non-perishable items:

  • Soap
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Oral hygiene items (toothpaste / toothbrushes)
  • Laundry detergent
  • Toilet paper
  • Hygiene products
  • Juice
  • Gluten Free options 
  • Nut butters
  • Jelly
  • Meals in a can (soup, chili, stew) 
  • Crackers
  • Low-sugar Cereal
  • Granola bars
  • Microwave popcorn
  • Canned meat (tuna and chicken)
  • Canned  vegetables (low sodium preferred) 
  • Canned fruit in their own juice
  • Whole grain pasta and pasta sauce
  • Rice, beans, lentils
  • Boxed shelf-stable milks


 Learn more about food justice work and better understand why food justice is gender justice.


Offer financial contributions in the form of cash, checks (made payable to Center for Women & Gender Equity with “Replenish” in the memo), grocery store gift cards or campus dining gift cards.

Contact us

Contact Replenish by calling (616) 331-7867 directly or dialing (616) 331-2748 and someone in the Center for Women & Gender Equity will help you.

Open daily unless otherwise noted. 

Page last modified November 15, 2018