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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...