North Kent Community Services is a Christian organization committed to improving the lives of all people in northern Kent County by providing access to basic needs and promoting economic independence. Our vision is to build a community of thriving people. We can, with your help.


Many families in Kent County are in need of support. Your donations can make a big difference in their lives.

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NKCS News & Notes

North Kent Pastors' Got Talent RESULTS

This year's event was a HUGE success! We are thrilled to announce that, after expenses, over $65,000 will be going toward food and educational programs at North Kent Community Services!


Judges' Pick: Pastor Jon Huizenga from River Rock Church for his rendition of Michael Jackson’s “Man in the Mirror."

Popular Vote: Fr. Mark Peacock from St. Patrick Parnell for performing a musical parody about Pope Francis.

Videos and photo slideshows will be coming soon. Until then, check out the great photos from the night's festivities by clicking the link below.

On the Web:
Michelle Wise Photography - Event Photos
North Kent Pastors' Got Talent Website

Email Link:
Katie Hop

NKCS Open Seven Days a Week to Accept Donations

Did you know that North Kent Community Services accepts clothing in any condition? The unusable clothing is sold for rags; proceeds are used to buy needed food items such as milk and eggs. The wire and metal are recycled. We are committed to keeping items out of the landfill. NKCS is green! We accept donations through the front door Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Donations are accepted through the south door:
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday - Sunday: Hours vary, generally morning

Questions about what we accept? Click the link below or call Katie Hop at (616) 866-3478 ext. 103.

On the Web:
Donation Guide

Email Link:
Katie Hop

NKCS E-Newsletter

Did you know that we send out two brief, informative e-newsletters every a month to both the community members and our clients? It's a great way to stay in touch with the happenings of NKCS. You can sign up for one or both of these e-newsletters by visiting our Newsletter page and completing the sign-up form.

On the Web:
NKCS Newsletters