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Monthly Meals Club

Donors like you can make an impact in our community.

By becoming a Monthly Meals Club member, you will sustain our efforts to end hunger in Southeast Michigan. Already a member? Click here to sign-in!

Looking for Help?

Gleaners has multiple food distributions to help feed those in need.

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

Volunteer with Gleaners!

Groups and individuals can sign up for volunteer shifts at Gleaners! 

Learn more about adult and youth volunteer opportunities and sign up for a shift below!

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

Gleaners opening market-style store for those in need of food assistance

May 16, 2024

Originally posted on WXYZ Channel 7 Gleaners Community Food Bank announced Tuesday it is opening a retail-like experience to help emergency food services in metro Detroit. It will be called…

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Revolutionizing Food Assistance with a Retail Twist in Michigan

May 16, 2024

Originally posted on WJR by Chris Renwick Chris Renwick and Gleaners Community Food Bank’s Gerry Brisson discuss “Fresh! by Gleaners,” a novel approach in Michigan to tackle food insecurity, providing…

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Gleaners announces new market-style facility for families in need of food assistance

May 16, 2024

Originally posted on by Nushrat Rahman A market-style emergency food assistance facility — with a drive-through, curb-side pick up and fresh produce and dairy — is in the works…

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Events & Food Drives

Emagine Theatres Summer 2024 Virtual Cereal Drive

June 15 - August 17

Over the last 15 years, Gleaners Community Food Bank has partnered with the Children’s Hospital of Michigan to raise over 13.5 million servings of cereal. Community groups, schools, and businesses…

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2024 Hunger Free Summer Food Fight!

July 15 - August 30

Join us for the 30th Annual Hunger-Free Summer Food Fight, running from July 15 to August 30, 2024! As Gleaners continues its mission of providing reliable food resources for our…

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Chillbox Fueling the Community

August 7

In a continued effort to support our community and make a positive impact, Chillbox has joined forces with the Gleaners Community Food Bank to introduce the innovative Chillbox Fueling the…

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