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Michigan’s ‘Economic Bright Spots’ continue to light up their markets

July 11, 2019

Corp! Magazine’s annual Economic Bright Sports awards recognize companies that in many respects are least a shade better. Once again this year, our Economic Bright Spots awards honor the companies that have continued to thrive with economic growth, expansion and hiring Michigan’s brightest talent.

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Every Kid Deserves a Hunger Free Summer

July 11, 2019

Ask local kids what nutritious food means & you’ll hear “strong energy” and “brain power.”

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Iron Chef 15: Our Former Champions are Back

July 8, 2019

Chef Eirik Kauserud

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All About Hunger

June 27, 2019

Know your numbers: In southeast Michigan, more than 614,000 people are food insecure. Within Gleaners’ service area, more than 146,000 children are food insecure.

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The 10th Cereal Drive Sets Record: 3,080,617 Servings of Cereal!

June 25, 2019

The energy and excitement was palpable at the kickoff of the Children’s Hospital Cereal Drive in Detroit.

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Gleaners Receives Morgan Stanley Grant

June 2, 2019

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (Gleaners) announced a $50,000 grant from the Morgan Stanley Foundation to fund its School Food Mobile Pantry Program.

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Gleaners Awarded for ‘Outstanding Impact’

May 9, 2019

Gleaners is proud to have earned the “Outstanding Community Impact” Award, which recognizes partnerships whose practices improve the well-being of people, animals and the planet.

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Detroit News: Gleaners Event Inspires, Empowers Women

April 30, 2019

Detroit — Debra Guido-Allen said she thinks the current era of women in leadership roles isn’t going to end anytime soon. “I think it’ll last a long time. And I think it won’t stop until we end up in a place where there’s gender equity and inclusion of everyone across the board,” said Guido-Allen, who…

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Gleaners Named 2019 Food Bank of the Year

April 25, 2019

We’re honored to announce Gleaners has been named Food Bank of the Year by Feeding America. But we couldn’t have done it alone. None of this would have been possible without you!

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From Warehouse to School: The Journey of a ‘Can of Sunshine’

April 3, 2019

Dole Packaged Foods is brightening up the lives of families in Gleaners Community Food Bank’s service area of Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland and Wayne counties with “cans of sunshine.” It all began in February when Gleaners accepted 25,000 pounds of canned sliced, chunks, tidbits, and crushed pineapple from Dole Packaged Foods at its main warehouse,…

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