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Nonprofit Brings Food and Hope to Head Start Families

Five years ago, Bill Birndorf launched Higher Hopes after watching a news story about a family struggling to get a turkey for Thanksgiving. For the...
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Ride Out Hunger Charity Ride Alert

WHAT: Kroger will partner with MotorCity Harley-Davidson to host Ride Out Hunger, its first Poker Run motorcycle ride to support Zero Hunger | Zero Waste in...
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Mayerlyn’s Story

Mayerlyn, a 14-year old, in southwest Detroit, found herself having to figure out a way to feed her siblings after her mother passed away. View...
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Gleaners Receives $50K Grant to Increase Distribution Capacity

DETROIT (June 1, 2018) – Gleaners has received a $50,000 grant from Morgan Stanley Foundation, allowing the food bank to increase its produce distribution and...
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Because Hunger Doesn’t Take a Summer Vacation

The end of the school year often marks the end of a guaranteed meal for almost half of Detroit’s children. In Southeast Michigan, more than...
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Tyson Awards Gleaners $36,000 Grant to Help Fight Child Hunger

(Detroit, MI – May 30, 2018) … Gleaners Community Food Bank (Gleaners) has received a $36,000 grant from Tyson, allowing the organization to expand its reach...
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