- Founded May 7, 2002 as a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization
We celebrated 15 years in business on May 7, 2017.
- Started in a closet at Feast of Victory Lutheran Church in Acme.
- Moved to Acme center in 2003 and then to M72 in Williamsburg in 2012.
- Service area: Antrim, Grand Traverse & Kalkaska counties
- Operated and managed by a remarkable team of more than 60 volunteers and one paid staff
- Food Pantry supported by Thrift Store sales, grants, United Way and local financial/food support
- In 2017, ACTS gave 6,962 bags of food (est. value: $243,670) to 3,481 families and donated approximately $12,000 of retail items. Volunteers provided 12,690 hours of unpaid assistance.
- ACTS ran out of space in 2017, so the Board decided to enclose the courtyard of the existing U-shaped building. Our Grand Opening was October 6.