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September 2020

AIA Detroit Celebration of Architecture

September 24, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

  Join AIA Detroit on September 24th for our first Live Broadcast of the Celebration of Architecture! We promise this Broadcast will incorporate the same enthusiasm you saw in the Board Video announcing the 2020 transformation. The Broadcast will feature not only our 2020 Architectural & Recognition Award winners, but also the 10th anniversary of the Detroit Month of Design (formerly the Detroit Design Festival), as well as interactive content from you! Yes, you! So put on your best, grab a drink,…

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November 2020

Scouting for Food

November 14, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Gleaners Community Food Bank is teaming up with the Boy Scouts of America- Great Lakes Field Service Council for its annual Scouting for Food on November 14th.  This event is the Boy Scouts of America’s largest service project.  This year, in lieu of bags, flyer distribution will be on Saturday, November 7th.  We ask that you please use recycled bags for donating. To participate, please leave non-perishable food items on your porch the following Saturday, November 14th by 9am. The…

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December 2020

Holiday Virtual Food Drive

December 15, 2020 @ 8:00 am - January 31, 2021 @ 12:00 am

Welcome to our holiday virtual food drive! Our friends at ATM of America and Card Network are matching all donations made here now through December 25th, up to $2,000! Give Now >

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January 2021

Hunger Heroes 2020 – 2021

January 13 @ 8:00 am - May 31 @ 5:00 pm

  The Hunger Heroes annual school challenge campaign runs from September 2020 through May 2021. Your school can make a difference! Many people think collecting cans of food or volunteering are the most impactful ways to make a difference, and while these efforts are appreciated, in these trying times our digital fundraising activities yield the best results. These fundraising initiatives are extremely helpful because as the demand for food increases, we leverage our ability to purchase healthy food items from…

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February 2021

The 2021 Power Up With Protein Drive

February 19 @ 8:00 am - February 25 @ 11:30 pm

The Power Up Detroit With Protein drive is back for the sixth year in a row!

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March 2021

2021 Food Fight: Spring into Action!

March 15 @ 8:00 am - March 31 @ 11:59 pm

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, this year we are encouraging teams to use the Virtual Food Drive link provided to collect donations. It is convenient and safe. No boxes of cans in your lobby. You can distribute throughout your organization by e-mail for 100% participation. Transactions can be completed in minutes and donors receive a receipt. It is the greenest of all food drives – no transportation costs, boxes or waste. It saves the food bank valuable resources – schedulers,…

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April 2021

Warriors Against Hunger

April 1 @ 8:00 am - July 4 @ 5:00 pm

Our first annual Warriors Against Hunger Campaign will benefit our veteran-specific partner agencies.

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Michigan First Credit Union Shred Day 2021

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Get rid of old documents and confidential information in a secure manner by bringing them to Michigan First for our Shred Day event. All donations benefit Gleaners Community Food Bank.

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Michigan First Credit Union Shred Day 2021

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Get rid of old documents and confidential information in a secure manner by bringing them to Michigan First for our Shred Day event. All donations benefit Gleaners Community Food Bank.

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June 2021

12th Annual Cereal Drive

June 4 @ 8:00 am - June 11 @ 11:30 pm

BECAUSE NOW MORE THAN EVER KIDS NEED BREAKFAST Year after year, the cereal drive has grown, collecting nearly 11 million cereal servings in 11 years, reaching thousands of children in our community! The 12th Annual Cereal Drive will kick off June 4 and runs through June 11. The staff at Children’s Hospital of Michigan see firsthand the impact food insecurity has on children’s health and continue to work with Gleaners Community Food Bank to keep the children and families in…

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