GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) -- Mel Trotter Ministries is enforcing its emergency weather plan.
When the plan is enforced, Mel Trotter accepts all homeless men, women, and children who need shelter. That includes those who have been previously banned. Mel Trotter brings extra security during the emergency weather plan.
In dangerously cold conditions, Mel Trotter's day center stays open all day. There guests will get dinner and a bed to sleep in overnight. Mel Trotter has extra mattresses to accommodate the added guests.