GLEANERS FOOD BANK AND ANTHEM BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD COLLABORATE TO ADDRESS SENIOR HUNGER

Anthem’s sponsorship of $200,000 in Gleaners’ Senior Hunger Initiative and Senior Mobile Pantries will have immediate impact on vulnerable seniors throughout Gleaners’ 21 county service area. Collaboration will kick off with Senior Mobile Pantry distribution in Greenfield on January 8, 2019. In 2018,… Read More

GLEANERS STRUGGLES WITH IMPACT OF NEW TAX LAW ON CHARITABLE GIVING – ASKS HOOSIERS TO ACT

December 27, 2018

Officials at Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, the state’s largest hunger relief organization, are expressing concern about end of year giving. The organization has been mindful of the potential impact of the new tax laws raising the limits for itemizing taxes and the potential to act as a disincentive to charitable giving. Read More

GLEANERS RECEIVES MORGAN STANLEY GRANT TO EXPAND PROGRAM DELIVERING NUTRITIOUS MEALS TO CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana today announced a $50,000 grant from the Morgan Stanley Foundation to fund its School-Based Pantry Program. Employees from Morgan Stanley’s Indianapolis branch volunteered at Gleaners as part of Morgan Stanley’s “Feeding Kids Around the Clock” initiative, 24-hours of… Read More

GLEANERS WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS AND NEW BOARD OFFICERS AT ANNUAL MEETING

First ever board meeting open to the public included a “year in review” with program impacts, financial updates and future plans New slate of board officers elected Four new board members welcomed Outgoing board members recognized Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana held its… Read More

GLEANERS FOOD BANK OF INDIANA CARE MOBILE PANTRY WEDNESDAY DISTRIBUTION RELOCATING DUE TO HIGH VOLUME

The Wednesday distribution previously held at Eastside Community Baptist Church will now be held at Save A Lot, 3739 E. Washington Street effective Wednesday, July 5th. Hours remain 4 to 6 pm. Volumes at all 6 CARE Mobile distributions are far higher than… Read More

GLEANERS FOOD BANK OF INDIANA AND FEEDING AMERICA LAUNCH REGIONAL PRODUCE PROCESSING CENTER

• Initiative will offer Gleaners clients an improved selection and variety of nutritious fruits and vegetables. • Immediate impact will be seen at Cynthia H. Hubert Community Cupboard, mobile pantries throughout the 21-county service area, including CARE Mobiles. • Event held featuring keynote remarks… Read More

INDYFOODDROP.ORG LAUNCHES WITH HELP FROM FOUR OF THE CITY’S LARGEST FOOD HUNGER-RELIEF AGENCIES

IndyFoodDrop.org launches with help from four of the city’s largest food hunger-relief agencies in an effort to save food and help feed hungry Hoosiers Indianapolis – Four of Indianapolis’ largest food hunger-relief agencies collaborated on the launch of a new website, IndyFoodDrop.org, designed… 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

LILLY ENDOWMENT INC. GRANTS $10 MILLION TO GLEANERS FOOD BANK OF INDIANA

Lilly Endowment Inc. Grants $10 Million to Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana Largest single gift in Gleaners history strengthens the long-term sustainability of the regional food bank by establishing a $9.5 million endowment Invests in software and personnel in support of operations, fund-raising… Read More

X