Upcoming Events & Food Drives
Nov 18, 2018 10:00am - 2:00pm
Cranksgiving is a national race, scavenger hunt, food drive held each November to gather food and supplies to feed and support those in need during the holiday season.
Nov 10, 2018 9am - 1pm
The Boys Scouts of Southeastern Michigan will join forces for a council-wide community service project rooted in the very foundation of the Scouting movement.
Sep 01, 2018 to Oct 01, 2019
In response to on-going community needs, Kroger is now inviting customers to help bring food to the tables of their hungry neighbors with its Round-Up fundraising campaign
No one should face hunger during the giving season. Join us in making a small difference every day, by making a donation and rounding up the change on your purchases to the nearest dollar for hungry neighbors.
Sam Bullock, executive chef with Gleaners, and Senior Development Director Stacy Kessel stopped by the Fox2 Kitchen Saturday morning to talk about the initiative and share some easy and healthy food ideas.
Grants are part of Kroger’s bold Zero Hunger | Zero Waste plan, which celebrated its first anniversary this month.
Collaborative Discussions on Food Insecurity
Hosted by Dr. Phillip Knight, Executive Director of the Food Bank Council of Michigan, the show ‘Food for Thought’ is scheduled to air on Sunday nights at 8:00 PM after the Agriculture Report on News/Talk 760 AM WJR. Gerry Brisson, Chair of the Board of the Food Bank Council of Michigan, and President of Gleaners Community Food Bank will co-host the show. Topics include “Who’s Hungry,” “Spotlight on Senior Hunger,” and “Tools in the Anti-Hunger Tool Box – Creating the Safety Net”.
Listen to the latest show below! More shows will be added as they’re available.