Gleaners Details Harvey Relief and Recovery Efforts

Gleaners Details Harvey Relief and Recovery Efforts   In response to the unprecedented flooding in Houston and south Texas as a result of Hurricane Harvey, Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana will be collecting and distributing recovery and relief items to Texas. The Houston Food Bank… Read More

An Innovation In Produce Technology

The two major goals of sourcing produce as a co-op are to increase variety and drive down produce costs. One major way our co-op can reduce the cost of produce is by sourcing produce that is packed in bulk bins instead of produce… Read More

Cooking Matters Graduation

The Share Our Strength Cooking Matters program for adults course in partnership with Indy Hunger Network, took place once a week from July 11th- August 15th. In Share Our Strength Cooking Matters for Adults, students: Prepared delicious, new recipes in a fun setting.… Read More

Summer Site Highlight

School may be back in session, but we wanted to take some time to highlight one of our amazing summer sites. This summer camp is actually hosted at the community center within an apartment complex of a local YMCA. The kids come and… Read More

Picking Produce [A CARE Mobile Story]

One lady pulled me aside to tell me how great the produce looked that day. She walked to the site from her home just a few blocks away, but it was still a long trip for her. She had breast cancer and couldn’t… Read More

Filling Empty Cabinets

*Display of a Gleaners School-Based Pantry, may not be actual representation from story.* "As I spread the word throughout the staff about our food pantry, numerous teachers approached me because they've found out that a student has no food in their cabinets at… Read More

Thankful for Healthy Food

"I’m very low income, its tight for me. [The pantry] supplements the little food stamps I can get and I’m very thankful for that and I’m awful glad for healthy nutritional items and vegetable items because I’m diabetic. I come to one regular… Read More

How Did I Raise the Money?

Olivia wanted to host a bake sale to raise money for Gleaners to help people in her community of Decatur County who are helped by the "Gleaners truck". Hear her story below on how she raised $100. How did I raise the money? "I… Read More

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