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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

Dave Zarek: Lifelong Leader, Inspiring through Action

Apr 16, 2024

A life-altering wrestling injury ended community activist Dave Zarek’s plans to attend the Naval Academy. “At 19 years old, I died on the operating table,” he said. Multiple major surgeries…

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Sheila Ford Hamp Announced as Keynote Speaker for Women’s Power Breakfast 

Mar 13, 2024

Sheila Ford Hamp, Principal Owner and Chair of the Detroit Lions, will be the keynote speaker at Gleaners’ 31st annual Women’s Power Breakfast, to be held Tuesday, May 7, 2024,…

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Golden Celebration: Food Pantries Achieve Top Award 

Feb 27, 2024

Gleaners recognizes partner pantries’ completion of the Nutrition Pantry Program.  Staff members and guests recently celebrated the outstanding achievements of three partner food pantries: Farley Hill, Fish & Loaves, and…

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Events & Food Drives

2024 Food for Thought Food Drive

March 18 - April 26

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeast Michigan is once again teaming up with area libraries for the annual Food for Thought food drive. Between March 18 and April 26, 2024,…

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2024 Women’s Power Breakfast

May 7 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Join us May 7, 2024, at Ford Field for Gleaners Community Food Bank’s Powered by Food finale—the Women’s Power Breakfast. At Gleaners, we believe “child” and “hunger” are two words…

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2024 Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

May 11

Since 1993, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) has conducted an annual nationwide food drive on the second Saturday in May. Using the unparalleled postal networks, letter carriers collect…

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