(DETROIT – Jan. 1, 2019) … Gleaners Community Food Bank (Gleaners) has received a $96,500 grant from the Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation (Dresner) allowing the organization to support food programs for children and families at its two Ford Resource and Engagement Centers in Detroit. Through “Food at FREC,” Gleaners provides low-income families with nutritious…

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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…

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(Detroit, MI – May 30, 2018) … Gleaners Community Food Bank (Gleaners) has received a $36,000 grant from Tyson, allowing the organization to expand its reach through the School Food Mobile Pantry Program. Currently serving nearly 90 schools, the program will serve 900 people a month at three schools in Metro Detroit. The three schools are:…

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Gleaners Community Food Bank (Gleaners) will be able to reach more than 6,000 adults and youths through cooking classes and other nutrition education programs thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Campbell Soup Foundation as part of the foundation’s Campbell’s Healthy Communities program. The program includes two components (Cooking Matters™ courses and Heart Smarts lessons)…

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(Detroit, MI – March 30, 2018) … Gleaners Community Food Bank (Gleaners) has received a $60,000 grant from the Dresner Foundation (Dresner) allowing the organization to expand their School Food Mobile Pantry Program. Currently serving 79 schools, funds from the grant will pay for program locations at five additional schools. Gleaners’ School Food Mobile Pantry…

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(Feb. 8, 2018 – Detroit, MI) … Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (Gleaners) has received a $72,500 grant from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation that allows the food bank to expand their Senior Mobile Food Pantry Program. In 2016, Enterprise launched its Fill Your Tank Program with a $60 million commitment and Feeding America,…

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“The food assistance I get through the food mobile really helps me bridge the gap between my monthly checks, so I don’t run low on food,” says a senior resident at Trenton Towers in Dearborn Heights. Trenton Towers is one of the communities that benefit from Gleaners’ Senior Mobile Food Pantry Program, which distributes healthy…

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