Fresh! A new approach to solving hunger.

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

Hello Detroit! An Evening with Vanessa Carr Concert benefiting Gleaners

May 30 @ 7:45 pm - 11:30 pm

Aretha’s Jazz Café is hosting Hello Detroit! An Evening with Vanessa Carr on Thursday, May 30. The performance starts around 7:45pm. Aretha’s Jazz Cafe is located inside the Music Hall,…

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2024 Children’s Hospital Cereal Drive

May 31 - June 7

Now more than ever, kids in Southeast Michigan need access to healthy breakfast options throughout the summer. Over the last 14 years, together, we have raised over 13.5 million servings…

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Cars & Coffee at Ford’s Garage in Novi

June 1 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us at Ford’s Garage in Novi on Saturday, June 1! Get ready to show off your ride, support the community, and enjoy some fun! Support Gleaners Community Food Bank…

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