Gleaners Receives $50K Grant to Increase Distribution Capacity

DETROIT (June 1, 2018) – Gleaners has received a $50,000 grant from Morgan Stanley Foundation, allowing the food bank to increase its produce distribution and reach more people in the community with fresh, healthy fruits and vegetables.

Over the years, Gleaners has been increasing the amount of fresh produce it provides to hungry families. Last year, Gleaners distributed 18.7 million pounds of fresh produce, about 43 percent of its total food distribution of 43 million pounds.