Inflation: Food price spike felt by local food banks


Originally posted on WXYZ Detroit (WXYZ) — The cost of just about everything is on the rise, according to a national report. It’s impacting everyone in metro Detroit. The report shows prices have risen 6.2% over the past year. You’d have to go back three decades to find an increase that big. Gas prices are…

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Gleaners Emergency Response Update: September

Gleaners Community Food Bank is six months into our COVID-19 response efforts. Our team has delivered an additional 11.5 million pounds of food to 325,000 households deeply affected by the crisis. Month after month, our rate of food distribution remains 45% higher than any previous year. With every bag of groceries and every emergency food…

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