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Gleaners COVID-19 Response

Food banks are and always will be essential service providers.

We are continuing to update our website with news and services related to the state of emergency and COVID-19.

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Gleaners has expanded our food distributions to help feed those in need.

Click the button below for an up-to-the-minute list and calendar of our mobile distributions. Find fresh food at a location near you.

Serving Southeastern Michigan Since 1977

To achieve a healthy, hunger-free community by empowering the people we serve through education, advocacy, access, and community engagement; building strong, collaborative partnerships with others in the community who also win when hunger is solved; setting best practices; and cultivating and fostering an energizing and spirited workforce.

News and Updates

The Suburban Collection donates 1 million meals to Drive Away Hunger

Feb 26, 2021

When the COVID-19 pandemic swept across southeast Michigan, it set forth a chain of events that caused food insecurity to skyrocket overnight. Children lost access to free and reduced meals…

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Wayne County Partners with Forgotten Harvest, Gleaners to Assist Residents in Need

Jan 29, 2021

Originally posted on waynecounty.com CARES Act funds used to help address areas battling food insecurity during COVID-19 WAYNE COUNTY, Mich. -Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans announced today a $400,000 program…

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Food insecurity increasing during the pandemic

Jan 27, 2021

“When you’re food insecure, you have one problem. You don’t have two”

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Events & Food Drives

Hunger Heroes 2020 – 2021

January 13 @ 8:00 am - May 31 @ 5:00 pm

  The Hunger Heroes annual school challenge campaign runs from September 2020 through May 2021. Your school can make a difference! Many people think collecting cans of food or volunteering…

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2021 Food Fight: Spring into Action!

March 15 @ 8:00 am - March 31 @ 11:59 pm

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, this year we are encouraging teams to use the Virtual Food Drive link provided to collect donations. It is convenient and safe. No boxes of…

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The 28th Annual Women’s Power Breakfast

May 4 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

Tuesday, May 4 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM Join us for this impactful virtual event featuring interactive and informative discussions on topics relevant to this community of leaders, in support…

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