A Hunger Free Summer for Southeast Michigan This year, Gleaners has become a lifeline for more neighbors across the region

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

Gleaners Launches Summer Food Service Program to Provide a ‘Hunger Free Summer’ for Local Kids

Jun 29, 2020

Summer meal sites begin serving kids in need on July 1.

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Loading up a Truck at an Emergency Mobile

2020 Hour: Best of Detroit

Jun 12, 2020

The Best of Detroit-winning organization saw a potential food-insecurity crisis coming with the emergence of COVID-19 and sprang into action.

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Working Together to Reach Our Most Vulnerable

Jun 3, 2020

More than 120 partners help Gleaners deliver emergency food to at-risk populations.

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Events & Food Drives

NALC Stamp Out Hunger

Letter Carriers Food Drive: Stamp Out Hunger 2020

June 15 @ 8:00 am - September 30 @ 11:30 pm

For the last 27 years, the National Association of Letter Carriers has been proud to hold the Stamp Out Hunger food drive, the nation’s largest one day food drive, on the second Saturday in May.

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The 2020 Hunger Free Summer Plus Food Fight

July 5 @ 8:00 am - September 7 @ 5:00 pm

By participating in the 26th Annual Hunger Free Summer Plus Food Fight you can help more neighbors in Southeast Michigan enjoy a healthy and happy summer.

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Kroger First Responder

Kroger First Responders Emergency Virtual Food Drive

August 3 @ 2:00 am - August 30 @ 11:30 pm

In years past, First Responders have donated their time to collect food and funds at local Kroger stores, however, Covid-19 prevents that from happening this year, so the VIRTUAL FOOD DRIVE was created to help collect funds for your local Food Banks in Michigan.

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