**ALERT: Thanks so much for inquiring about youth education and volunteer opportunities. As we begin to transition back from the height of the pandemic, Gleaners is pausing most of its youth opportunities in order to focus on the operational priorities around serving our hungry neighbors. We hope to restart youth programming next summer. Please note there are some limited opportunities for youth age 14 and older. Check below:

Youth Opportunities

Gleaners follows federal, state and local guidelines related to
pandemic safety.

Gleaners welcomes the energy and enthusiasm of youth volunteering to help ensure all families in southeastern Michigan have access to the food they need for happy, healthy, hopeful lives.

Options:

Some adult events have limited opportunities for youth to participate.

My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery

Youth ages 14 and older may participate with certain restrictions.

Food Pantries

Youth ages 14 and older may participate with certain restrictions at some pantries.

Livingston Victory Garden

Youth ages 10 and older may participate as part of a group of adults. Youth ages 14 and older may participate as a group, with certain restrictions.

Special Events

Youth ages 14 and older may participate with certain restrictions at some events.