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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

Heavy Lifting Behind the Scenes: Planet Fitness Donates $70,000 to Gleaners

Jun 24, 2021

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan is grateful to maintain strong partnerships with organizations that care deeply about securing food for their hungry neighbors. Since October 2020, Planet Fitness has donated nearly $9,000 per month in support of Gleaners’ programs and initiatives, including emergency mobile food distributions across Wayne, Oakland,…

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Gleaners Receives $54,000 Legacy Gift from Kleemann Family

Jun 24, 2021

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan expresses gratitude and thanks to Eugene “Gene” Kleemann and his family for their generous donation of $54,000. The legacy gift was made in memory of Gene after his passing in December 2019. Gleaners was selected…

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Michiganders continue to face hunger this summer. Here’s how you can help.

Jun 10, 2021

Michiganders continue to face hunger this summer. Here’s how you can help.

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Events & Food Drives

Warriors Against Hunger

April 1 @ 8:00 am - July 4 @ 5:00 pm

Our first annual Warriors Against Hunger Campaign will benefit our veteran-specific partner agencies.

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12th Annual Cereal Drive

June 4 @ 8:00 am - June 11 @ 11:30 pm

BECAUSE NOW MORE THAN EVER KIDS NEED BREAKFAST Year after year, the cereal drive has grown, collecting nearly 11 million cereal servings in 11 years, reaching thousands of children in…

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23rd Annual Gleaners Charity Golf Outing

September 27

Help raise money for Gleaners Community Food Bank! Gleaners Community Food Bank collects and purchases over 63 million pounds of food a year; distributing food for nearly 146,000 meals each day.

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