Heavy Lifting Behind the Scenes: Planet Fitness Donates $70,000 to Gleaners

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan is grateful to maintain strong partnerships with organizations that care deeply about securing food for their hungry neighbors. Since October 2020, Planet Fitness has donated nearly $9,000 per month in support of Gleaners’ programs and initiatives, including emergency mobile food distributions across Wayne, Oakland, Livingston, Macomb, and Monroe counties.   “We have been proud to partner with Gleaners Community Food Bank for many years. Although we have not been able…

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Gleaners Receives $54,000 Legacy Gift from Kleemann Family

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Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan expresses gratitude and thanks to Eugene “Gene” Kleemann and his family for their generous donation of $54,000. The legacy gift was made in memory of Gene after his passing in December 2019. Gleaners was selected as one of more than 30 nonprofit organizations to receive gifts during a memorial banquet at the family-owned Flushing Valley Golf & Country Club on May 18, 2021.  Gene is survived by his…

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2020 12 Days of Gleaners

Livingston County’s own WHMI 93.5 FM is teaming up again with Gleaners Community Food Bank for the annual “12 Days of Gleaners” campaign. Ford Fund will be matching all donations dollar-for-dollar, doubling the impact of your gift. We encourage everyone in the listening area to make a monetary donation to Gleaners to help feed families…

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