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Recall Notice – Gold Medal Flour (5-31-16)

The Federal Drug Administration has announced a recall of several flour products. A full list of flour products can be found here: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm504235.htm More

Help your Orchestra Feed Mid-Michigan!

The Lansing Symphony Orchestra is teaming up with the Greater Lansing Food Bank to fight hunger!  The LSO will be accepting non-perishable food items at their concerts March 20th – April 24th: Lansing Symphony Jazz Band Sunday, March 20th at 7:00 PM Pasant Theatre at Wharton Center Thriller! Music of Michael Jackson Saturday, April 16th More

Delta Dental Take A Bit Out of Hunger Food Drive

Delta Dental of Michigan held their third annual Take A Bit Out of Hunger food drive last to benefit the Greater Lansing Food Bank and Volunteers of America Community Kitchen. More

Annual Community Garden Tour

Make sure to mark your calendar for the 2015 Annual Community Garden Tour! The tour will be held on Wednesday, July 22 at 5:30pm. By bus, bike, or foot, tours will feature the stories, people, plants, and food of new and established gardens. Bus and walking tour begin at the Garden Project Resource Center in More

How Local Food Banks are Making a Difference

Take an in depth look at how local food banks are making a difference in their communities. Hear from Nate Smith-Tyge, Director of the MSU Student Food Bank, and other food bank professionals on how they generate donations, participate with other local and national programs, and fight hunger in their areas. Read the full article here… More

GLFB Welcomes Todd Powell

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We’re proud to introduce the newest member of the GLFB team! Todd Powell is the new Resources Manager for The Greater Lansing Food Bank! He will be responsible for maintaining relations between product donors and agencies as well the food and fund drives. He joined the GLFB after 20 years experience in retail management. Todd More

Thank You Seed Donors!

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Each year as Spring approaches, the Garden Project begins to fill the Resource Center with all of its gardening goodies. This includes thousands of seed packets that will be available to all of the community and home gardeners within our network come April. Gardeners visiting the Resource Center often ask where all of our seeds More

WKAR Joe Wald Interview

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The Greater Lansing Food Bank’s Executive Director Joe Wald was interviewed by Current State on WKAR in December and spoke on the issue of food insecurity, and the Food Bank’s efforts to fight hunger in Mid-Michigan. Joe’s interview begins at the 40:40 mark in the broadcast here http://wkar.org/post/current-state-447-december-24-2014 More