Gleaners Community Food Bank Receives $264,000 from the Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation

The Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation (Dresner Foundation) has awarded Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan with two grants totaling $264,000. The first grant, awarded on March 23 2021, provides Gleaners with $96,000 to cover the direct food costs associated with food distribution at the southwest Ford Resource and Engagement Center (FREC) through the…

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How to Help Hungry Veterans for 4th of July  

Independence Day is just around the corner, and Americans are getting ready to celebrate the holiday weekend with fireworks, parades, cookouts, and gatherings with friends and family. But beyond the red, white, and blue displays of patriotism, thousands of local veterans are still living in poverty and struggling to put food on the table.    Food is among the most basic of needs, but hunger still infiltrates the daily lives of local veterans and their families. Here’s what you need to…

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