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Gleaners Teams up with Charity Storage!

February 13, 2020

Our newest partner, Beyond Self Storage, is offering Gleaners support throughout 2020 and beyond through their Charity Storage program.

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January Kroger Food Drives Raises 192,000 Pounds

February 4, 2020

Gleaners volunteers and Kroger shoppers turned out in great numbers to help gather food for people in need. We are grateful to our community of volunteers who covered 2,200 volunteer shifts during the past month.

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My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery Talks About Our Commitment to Community on CW50 Detroit

January 30, 2020

Erika Campbell, My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery (MNMG) Program Coordinator at Gleaners, joined Lisa Germani on CW50 Detroit’s Community Connect last week.

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Gleaners looks to tackle hunger through schools

January 28, 2020

A 10-year pilot is looking to prove it can and to create a scalable model that can be replicated in other districts around the state.

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Children’s Foundation Awards Gleaners $50,000 Grant to Improve the Health of Children in Michigan

January 23, 2020
A Happy Delivery of Milk

Fresh milk offers nutrients to help kids grow up healthy and happy. The USDA recommends children receive three servings of dairy each day. But for families struggling to put food on the table, milk is often out of reach. At Gleaners, milk is the most requested item by those we serve, yet it is rarely…

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Ford Fund Strengthens Detroit with Community Engagement

December 23, 2019

The Ford Resource and Engagement Centers support Gleaners and organizations that Detroit believes in.

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Prevail Academy Partners with Gleaners for Double Your Donation Day

December 18, 2019

Prevail Academy recently partnered with Gleaners and Fox 2 News to host an annual Double Your Donation Day to help fight hunger in Metro Detroit.

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Monteith Student Council’s Food Drive Helps Gleaners

December 13, 2019

The Monteith Elementary School student council wanted to help out others, so Nov. 1-25, students held a food drive at the school to feed the hungry.

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Student Group Steps Up for Charity

October 4, 2019

Key2Finesse, a group of metro Detroit students who care deeply about developing strong leadership skills among their peers, also showed concern for childhood hunger when it chose Gleaners’ BackPack Program as the recipient of its annual Speak the Difference fundraiser.

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Help Connect Donated Food to People in Need!

October 4, 2019

With the Gleaners MealConnect Middle Mile initiative, volunteers pick up food directly from donor organizations and deliver the food donations directly.

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