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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 Covid Distribution

DTE Energy Foundation gives more than $100,000 to help feed families across Michigan

Apr 15, 2021

Originally posted on Yahoo Finance. Detroit, March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The DTE Energy Foundation today announced it awarded more than $100,000 in grants to help Michigan emergency food…

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Honoring the Life of Don Slotkin

Mar 26, 2021

With the recent passing of Don Slotkin, the Gleaners community has lost one of its great champions. Don was the chairman of the Gleaners Community Food Bank Board of Directors in the 1990s, and he and his wife, Edith, were inaugural members of Gleaners’ Legacy Society in 2008.

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Detroit Partners Unite After Fire Destroys Harper Food Center

Mar 19, 2021

On a cold Saturday evening in February, Rev. Dr. Steve Bland, Jr. of Liberty Temple Baptist Church turned on the local news as he prepared for Sunday church services. When…

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Events & Food Drives

Hunger Heroes 2020 – 2021

January 13 @ 8:00 am - May 31 @ 5:00 pm

  The Hunger Heroes annual school challenge campaign runs from September 2020 through May 2021. Your school can make a difference! Many people think collecting cans of food or volunteering…

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The 28th Annual Women’s Power Breakfast

May 4 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

Tuesday, May 4 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM Join us for this impactful virtual event featuring interactive and informative discussions on topics relevant to this community of leaders, in support…

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23rd Annual Gleaners Charity Golf Outing

September 27

Help raise money for Gleaners Community Food Bank! Gleaners Community Food Bank collects and purchases over 63 million pounds of food a year; distributing food for nearly 146,000 meals each day.

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