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Dresner Foundation Awards Gleaners With $81,500 Grant

November 4, 2020

In support of the food distribution programs at the Mercado Food Hub at the Ford Resource and Engagement Center.

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How Community Organizations Are Changing to Meet the Needs of Food Insecure Detroiters

November 4, 2020

The pandemic has exacerbated pressures on local food pantries, but Detroit’s robust aid networks are expanding to get fresh food to people who need it.

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Immediate Relief Starts with Food

November 4, 2020

Gleaners is expanding our partner network to help serve specific populations experiencing an urgent need for emergency food.

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Support for Gleaners, a Rewarding Investment for You

November 3, 2020

Generosity comes in many forms. Many of our supporters are turning to planned giving options to make a lasting impact. Here is one such way you can support our work for generations to come.

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Food Safety & Nutrition Tips

October 12, 2020

How to waste less food and save more money when it comes to eating healthy.

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Tremendous Turn Out for Fresh Nutritious Food

October 7, 2020

Our new pantry model delivers healthy options to everyone in need.

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Leaving a Legacy: Ruth Ellen’s Dedication to Fighting Hunger

October 6, 2020

Donors play a vital role in Gleaners’ vision to end hunger in southeast Michigan.

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Gleaners and Weingartz ‘Mow Down Hunger’ to Provide 1M Meals

September 29, 2020

Gleaners Community Food Bank and Weingartz have partnered for the 11th annual Mow Down Hunger campaign, which runs Sept. 14 to Oct. 6.

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Virtual learning may cause students in need to miss out on two daily meals

September 29, 2020
Gleaners Covid Distribution

Story first appeared in Oakland Press More than 310,000 children in southeast Michigan rely on free or reduced-cost breakfasts and lunches at school to provide two of their three daily meals.  With many schools only offering virtual and/or hybrid instruction as a result of COVID-19, it’s important to get children the food they may be…

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Food distribution needs grow with pandemic, schools reopening

September 29, 2020
Food Distribution in Schools Girl Eating Apple COVID News

Story first appeared in C&G Newspapers METRO DETROIT — The 11th year of the “Mow Down Hunger” campaign may be the most important of them all. The campaign, composed of a partnership between Gleaners Community Food Bank and Weingartz, began Sept. 14 and concludes Oct. 6. Weingartz, a Michigan-based and family-owned retailer, will match donations…

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