Did you know that there are over 50 School-Based Pantries in 20 counties we serve? Pantries like the one at Western Boone are successful, thanks in part to great community support. Hear from site coordinator, Julie, on how this pantry has made a difference in their community. “The food pantry has become a vital part
“I really thought it was magic.” As I was putting BackSacks in some of our lockers last week, a young lady came out of her classroom and was walking to the bathroom down the hall. She is in the Nutrition Club and walked past my boxes on the cart as I was putting bags away
With summer coming to a close and a new school year just around the corner, Gleaners is ready to continue leading the fight against hunger for some of our youngest neighbors in need. The Youth Programs team has been hard at work distributing food through Summer Meals for Kids and Summer BackSacks, as well as
*Family photo from a Gleaners Mobile Pantry distribution, not from story. Nancy’s family recently moved to Indiana to help care for her sick mother. When they arrived, Nancy’s husband found out that the job he secured had less than half the hours he was promised. “To be honest, I didn’t quite know what to do.