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From Detroit to Hartland, an Urgent Moment for School-age Kids

In the weeks leading up to the start of an uncertain school year, parents with school-age children had to make hard decisions concerning their student’s...

Hunger Action Month 2020

Right now, food bank staff and volunteers are on the front lines helping the estimated 54 million people facing hunger in America. They work around...

Important Updates on Charitable Giving in 2020

In the face of the nation-wide pandemic crisis, Gleaners Community Food Bank is a lifeline for children, families and seniors in southeast Michigan. As the...

Food banks expect spike in demand as meals for kids shift back to school-delivered models

Story first appeared in Crain's Detroit Business When school is back in session, free lunches will stop for some at-risk children. Children too young to...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Cross Complete of Michigan Provide $100,000 to Gleaners Community Food Bank to Address Food Insecurity

DETROIT, Aug. 20, 2020 – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Cross Complete of Michigan are addressing food insecurity in Southeast Michigan with a...

Volunteers Help Combat Hunger During the Pandemic Crisis

Our mission to feed people and nourish our community is made possible through the generosity of so many. Individuals and organizations who volunteer their time...