Suburban Collection works with local Michigan food bank: ‘This is helping people right in our backyard’

Originally posted on MegaDealerNews The Suburban Collection is helping Southeast Michigan alleviate food insecurity through its partnership with Gleaners Community Food Bank. Along with Farmington Hills Suburban Collection dealerships, Troy-based dealerships are participating in the second annual Drive Away Hunger campaign to raise funds for 375,000 meals by the end of November. “We saw people being out of work and…

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2021 Arts, Beats, & Eats Flagstar Food Drive

Flagstar Bank is partnering with Soaring Eagle Arts, Beats and Eats as the official bank & mortgage sponsor, and hosting the 11th annual Food Drive benefiting Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan. Headquartered in Detroit, Gleaners operates five distribution centers in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston and Monroe counties, which provide food to 510 partner…

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2021 Hunger Free Summer Food Fight!

Gleaners is dedicated to serving as a reliable food resource for our communities, as it has for more than 40 years. To meet our hungry neighbors where they are, we will continue expanded and adapted distributions across Southeast Michigan to make sure kids, families, seniors, and other vulnerable hungry neighbors have access to nutritious food no matter where they live. To support our…

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The Suburban Collection donates 1 million meals to Drive Away Hunger

When the COVID-19 pandemic swept across southeast Michigan, it set forth a chain of events that caused food insecurity to skyrocket overnight. Children lost access to free and reduced meals at school. Working parents faced mass layoffs and furloughs at their workplaces. Seniors and other high-risk groups struggled to safely shop for groceries. Feeding America…

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Scouting for Food

Scouting for Food 2020

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…

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Spring Into Action Winners

After the rush of the holidays, food donations can slow down. By participating in the annual competition, 15 teams helped raise food and funds for our hungry neighbors.

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Zero Hunger Emergency Food Drive

DOZENS of Local Law Enforcement and First Responders will host a Food Drive on July 27th and August 3rd. Local Police Officers will be arriving on-site with their patrol vehicle to collect food from 11am-3pm to go directly to Food Banks in need to help feed hungry families this Summer.

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7-year-old Gives Back by Holding Food Drive

After battling cancer, 7-year-old gives back by holding food drive Before March 7, 2018, Brock Meader of Livingston County was your typical 6-year-old. He loves cartoons, especially old-school ones like “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” his dog, and being outdoors – last Christmas his parents got him a four-wheeler. His mom, Christa, says he’s outgoing and…

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