Make sure our neighbors have HEAT and can EAT The coldest months of the year are here

Need Assistance?

Do you need emergency food assistance? There are a number of resources available, including through Gleaners' partner agency network. We are here to help!

Looking to Donate?

Please join us in helping provide food and hope to hungry neighbors in southeast Michigan. Together, we will end hunger in our communities.

Want to Volunteer?

We offer several different opportunities for volunteering! From programs for children all the way to initiatives for Seniors. We would love your help!

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.

Events & Food Drives

Kroger January/February Food Drives

December 4, 2019 @ 8:00 am - February 1, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Kroger shoppers can help feed Michigan families by purchasing a $5 box of food at any Kroger location from December 4th – February 1st as part of Kroger’s From Hearts to Homes program.

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Chemical Bank: Soup Bowl

Chemical Bank: Soup Bowl

January 13 @ 8:00 am - February 1 @ 11:30 pm

Once the holidays are over, donations to food banks fall off, but the need doesn’t. Let’s help solve the problem by filling bowls with hot soup for our neighbors at Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan.

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The 2020 Detroit Boat Show: A Boat Load of Food

January 22 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

On Wednesday, January 22 anyone who donates 5 cans of food to Gleaners Community Food Bank between 3 and 6 p.m. will receive free entry! 

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News and Updates

A Whole Lot is Growing in Gleaners Food Zoo Besides Vegetables

Sep 10, 2019

Run by Heidi Bombrisk, a Gleaners Program Coordinator for Kids Helping Kids, the Food Zoo engages all the senses for optimal learning.

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Gleaners CEO, has Passion for Helping the Hungry

Aug 27, 2019

“My genuine interest is to create a safety net that works for everyone. It’s still what drives me today,” he said. “You can see the difference when people don’t have to worry about having enough food. It changes their life.”

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Gleaners Named 2019 Food Bank of the Year

Apr 25, 2019

We’re honored to announce Gleaners has been named Food Bank of the Year by Feeding America. But we couldn’t have done it alone. None of this would have been possible without you!

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