Feeding Our Hungry Neighbors
For nearly 40 years, Gleaners Community Food Bank has been "feeding hungry people and nourishing our communities." Please join us in helping provide food and hope to hungry neighbors in southeast Michigan. Together, we will end hunger in our communities.
Throughout southeast Michigan, more than 700,000 people will face hunger this year.Help Fight Hunger
Now through December 31
The Feeding America network and Bank of America are joining forces to support the Give A Meal program. More »
December 3, 2016
Different teams of architects and engineers create structures out of unopened cans of food following a theme. The 2016 theme is “Iconic,” leaving lots of room for interpretation! More »
Food Bank News
Gleaners has received 39,888 gallons of fresh milk donations over the past year from UDIM, Kroger and the Michigan Milk Producers Association. More »
Ford Motor Company Fund was created in 1949. Since then it has invested nearly $1.5 billion in civic organizations around the world. More »
The holiday season is quickly approaching and the prospect of turkey dinners, pumpkin pie and football has many families eagerly anticipating the opportunity to relax and indulge. ‘Tis the season to celebrate with your loved ones, reflect on all you are thankful for and eat until you pop – but what about the families that aren’t so fortunate?
This was the thought William Birndorf had when he established Higher Hopes!, an organization with the primary objective to provide meals to poverty-stricken households whose children are enrolled in the Early Head Start Child Care Partnership Programs (Early Head Start, Head Start and the Great Start Readiness Program). Each year, they aim to distribute 1,000 full Thanksgiving Dinner Kits, which contain all of the necessary supplies to feed families and friends with a complete traditional Thanksgiving dinner.