Spotlight on Ripley County

Photo in Batesville, Ripley County via Debbie Bland|The Herald-Tribune In November, Gleaners’ staff, including President/CEO John Elliott, had an opportunity to visit Ripley County and the well-managed Batesville Food Pantry. Ripley is one of 21 counties that rely on us as a partner… Read More

Fill a plate for Kameron, Don, Krystle, and Emma

If you have not yet made a gift to feed our hungry neighbors, then I’ll be direct: Now is the time. Over the course of the year, we’ve told you about Don, a military veteran who relies on the Cynthia H. Hubert Community… Read More

The Most Meaningful Gift

Storytelling is a compelling part of life at Gleaners. We share many client stories with you in these pages and via email and social media. Sarah Estell, our Senior Director of Communication and Digital Fundraising, was on her way home at the end… Read More

Cooking Matters Graduation

A collaboration between Indy Hunger Network and Gleaners hosted a Cooking Matters for adults course once a week from July 11th- August 15th. In Cooking Matters for Adults, students: Prepared delicious, new recipes in a fun setting. Learned how to get their families excited… Read More

New Laptop Will Help Improve Reporting

Sarah uses her laptop to pull all of the pounds and runs reports for Gleaners Programs & Agency Relations metrics. The system refreshes each time she runs a report in order to get the most recent data available. It previously took up to… Read More

Don

Don is a proud Army veteran who visits the Community Cupboard. After serving our country in Vietnam, he thought the worst was behind him. Then came a crippling back injury at work. “I had to find a way to feed my family,” said… Read More

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana Development Team Driving Significant Organization Growth

Staff added in individual, corporate and foundation giving. Increasing number of hungry Hoosiers and opportunities to incorporate more nutrient rich fruits, vegetables, meat and dairy into food distributions lead to increased funding needs. Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana has announced a new team… Read More

Feeding the hungry: A daily challenge that shapes our future

Last week, the U.S. Census released its latest demographic and economic data for local communities; unfortunately, it includes another grim set of poverty statistics for Indianapolis.  While many of us are planning holiday get-togethers and gift exchanges, a growing number of our neighbors… Read More

Gleaners Honors Retiring President/CEO Cindy Hubert

Gleaners Honors Retiring President/CEO Cindy Hubert Retiring President and CEO, Cindy Hubert, was honored by Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana at its annual Gala on Saturday evening. Incoming President/CEO, John Elliott noted Hubert’s impact on hunger not just at Gleaners, but throughout the… Read More

Gleaners Announces New CEO

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana Chairman of the Board of Directors Jamie Browning announced the retirement of President & CEO, Cindy Hubert. After serving with distinction for 6 years, Cindy has informed the board that she intends to retire at the end of… Read More

Welcome New Board Members and Officers!

INDIANAPOLIS – Gleaners Food Bank is honored to welcome four new members to the board of directors. The new board members, Troy Riggs, Greg Fennig, Georgiana Reynal and Patty Turner are business executives who come from a variety of private-sector, nonprofit and government… Read More