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Gleaners' Nutrition Manager, Sarah Huber (left) and Indy Hunger Network's Cooking Matters Coordinator, Megan Songer (right) prep for the next class of Cooking Matters students. Tamara was a graduate of our last Cooking Matters class, in partnership with Indy Hunger Network. During this… Read More

Turkey Tacos: A Cooking Matters Recipe

Want to try a Cooking Matters Recipe at home? This family friendly Turkey Tacos recipe was a hit with our class! Try it! Ingredients: 1 med carrot or small sweet potato or zucchini 1/4 med head of lettuce 2 large tomatoes 7 oz… Read More

Cooking Matters: Changing Diets and Improving Lives

On a recent February evening, a group of families gathered at the Cynthia H. Hubert Community Cupboard at Gleaners. They weren’t shopping for groceries. They were talking and laughing and cooking a meal together. Gleaners and the Indy Hunger Network launched Cooking Matters… Read More

Produce Patch 2017 Numbers

  Gleaners began what we call our Premium Produce Patch (Triple P for short) program in 2017 in an effort to provide fresh produce to our partner agencies and local food pantries. Many of our partner agencies are unable to utilize a full… 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

Reid Health Supports Fresh Produce

Max Browning, Grant Development Coordinator for Gleaners, said the Reid Health Community Benefit funds will support provision of fresh produce for 19 mobile pantries in Wayne County. “And also it will support the market style pantries,” Browning said. Joe Smith, Jefferson Township Trustee,… Read More

Delivering more fresh foods to hungry Hoosiers, thanks to you!

Going hungry is hard no matter the season. Throughout the summer, when school lunches aren’t available, struggling parents have an even tougher time getting kids the healthy foods they need to thrive. But generosity like yours is changing all that. Gleaners is launching… Read More