Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan

Feeding Our Hungry Neighbors

For 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.



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Throughout southeast Michigan, more than 650,000 people will face hunger this year.

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Upcoming Events & Food Drives

Cranksgiving | Gleaners Community Food Bank
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.
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Boyscouts of America Scouting for Food | Gleaners Community Food Bank
Nov 10, 2018 9am - 1pm

Scouting for Food

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.
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Kroger Round Up | Gleaners Community Food Bank
Sep 01, 2018 to Oct 01, 2019

Kroger Round Up

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
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Food Bank News and Updates

Mow Down Hunger

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.
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Kroger Grants Totaling Over $480,000 Lend a Hand to Local Food Banks

Kroger Grants Totaling Over $480,000 Lend a Hand to Local Food Banks

Grants are part of Kroger’s bold Zero Hunger | Zero Waste plan, which celebrated its first anniversary this month.

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Collaborative Discussions on Food Insecurity

Food for Thought on WJR

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.

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