Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: David and Debbie

David and Debbie have been volunteering with Gleaners since 2013. To date, they have over 1,000 hours of volunteer service between them. David helps out in our on-site food pantry each week by stocking shelves and assisting clients with food selection. Debbie helps… Read More

Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: Dayton

Dayton has been volunteering with Gleaners since January 2017. To date, he has nearly 500 hours of service. He is our top-earning volunteer this fiscal year so far. Dayton volunteers in our Kroger Reclamations area weekly and helps scan donations, unload trucks, and… Read More

Announcing our Line-up: Community Teammate

If you don't know already, the Brackets for Good Indiana tournament kicks off on Friday, March 2nd! This year we are proud to announce our Community Teammate, Salesforce! Salesforce is already a great teammate to Gleaners, including time spent at our distribution headquarters… Read More

Giving Tuesday Donors Volunteer to Assemble BackSacks

On November 29th, 2016, Gleaners participated in Giving Tuesday and invited those in our 21 county service area to take the BackSack Challenge in a goal to provide 10,000 BackSacks to hungry Hoosier kids. Thanks to a generous match from our friends Sandor… Read More

#MondayMotivation: When Offices Shutdown… to volunteer!

Despite this day and age where efficiency, timeliness, and agility are treasured in the business world, the corporate volunteer groups who grace our warehouse never cease to amaze me. Taking time out of work to make an impact on the community in which… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: Zurich Insurance

Thanks to our friends from Zurich Insurance for your monthly commitment to volunteering! You’re truly the hands and heart of Gleaners. Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: Angela Penn

When we brought Angela in for our latest Volunteer Spotlight, we did not realize how powerful her reason for giving back was. Hear and share in her story on why the fight against hunger is so near and dear to her heart. Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: NCAA

In January 2015, Gleaners hosted a great group of volunteers from the National Collegiate Athletic Association. A group determined to lead by example. During each championship week, the NCAA encourages teams to volunteer at a local nonprofit during a day off. With Gleaners… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: JP Morgan Chase

JP Morgan Chase Bank volunteers came into Gleaners ready to work! They were put in the production area as well as the cooler. Thank you JP Morgan Chase for coming in, and a huge thank you to those who turned in their hours… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: Interactive Intelligence

Interactive Intelligence is a committed partner of Gleaners. They show their support by coming in to volunteer multiple times per year, helping support Gleaners’ programs financially, as well as volunteering staff for special events. We could not do what we do without great… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: OneAmerica

Gleaners had the privilege of hosting the INAUGURAL OneAmerica Week of Caring. Over 450 OneAmerica employees came to help inspect and sort food, repackage meat, work in the cooler, and more. It is weeks like these that help make a huge impact in… Read More