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SNAP cuts leave Michigan families, food banks struggling

Originally posted on michiganadvance.com It’s 8 a.m. on a Wednesday morning, which means Karen Palumbo is on the move.  Cradling loaves of bread, she deftly...
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The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation Grants Gleaners $475,000 for Fresh Food

Last October, the Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation awarded Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan a $475,000 grant, dollars that have been put to...
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A Financial Triple Whammy for Nonprofits

Originally posted on SecondWaveMedia.com Nonprofits are dealing with a financial triple whammy: the ending of federal financial support from the COVID-19 pandemic, a struggle to...
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CFSEM, MCREST Grants $10,000 to Gleaners

Originally posted by Macomb Daily The Community Foundation of Southeastern Michigan (CFSEM) has awarded the Macomb County Rotating Emergency Shelter Team (MCREST) a portion of...
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Suburban Collection Initiative to Provide Gleaners with 500K Meals

The Troy -based Suburban Collection’s third annual Drive Away Hunger fundraising campaign, in partnership with Gleaners Community Food Bank, has raised nearly $85,000, which will...
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Michigan food banks have less food – and more people to feed

Originally posted on MLive.com Nicole Irons used to visit food pantries once a month. But her food benefits ended in July right as grocery costs...
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