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

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...

Honoring the Life of Don Slotkin

Written by Ned Greenberg, Governance Committee Member, Gleaners Community Food Bank  With the recent passing of Don Slotkin, the Gleaners community has lost one of its great champions. Don...

Detroit Partners Unite After Fire Destroys Harper Food Center

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...

Michigan National Guard food bank support exceeds 34 million pounds

Originally posted on DVIDS LANSING, Mich.—Michigan National Guard (MING) Soldiers and Airmen,working alongside food bank workers and volunteers across the state, have now helped distribute...

The Suburban Collection donates 1 million meals to Drive Away Hunger

When the COVID-19 pandemic swept across southeast Michigan, it set forth a chain of events that caused food insecurity to skyrocket overnight. Children lost access...

Wayne County Partners with Forgotten Harvest, Gleaners to Assist Residents in Need

Originally posted on CARES Act funds used to help address areas battling food insecurity during COVID-19 WAYNE COUNTY, Mich. -Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans...