Howell dentist inspired to give back by grandmother’s survival after Armenian genocide

Originally posted on Livingston Daily Howell dentist Shant Bedikian knows how food insecurity impacts a family. His own family escaped genocide and religious oppression in the Middle East. Access to nutritious food was not a given. His grandmother Azadouhi Bedikian was a survivor of the Armenian genocide by the Ottoman Empire, which occurred between 1915 and…

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Iron Chef Sponsors Matching Dollars For Fundraiser

Originally posted on WHMI A fundraiser to help put healthy food on Livingston County tables is taking place in the temporary absence of a popular cooking competition. Due to what was described as “unforeseen circumstances”, combined with the restaurant industry being hit hard by the pandemic, Gleaners Community Food Bank was forced to cancel the…

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Local Realtors To Hold Annual Food Drive

Originally posted on WHMI The 19th annual Livingston County Association of Realtors Food & Fund Drive is scheduled for next Saturday, May 1st, to help those in need of help of meeting the food needs of their family. The event will take place at 19 real estate agencies all over Livingston County with donations going…

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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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