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2016 Report to the Community Published

As we make our way through summer, I can’t help but reflect on the generosity of the Greater Lansing community. One of the great joys I get from working at Greater Lansing Food Bank is hearing about the hope and help we offer to those struggling with food insecurity. This hope is only given thanks More

MEDIA ADVISORY – GLFB to Hold Tour of Community Gardens

MEDIA ADVISORY – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Justin Rumenapp Marketing and Communications Coordinator Greater Lansing Food Bank 517.853.7818 || justin@glfoodbank.org July 18, 2016 Greater Lansing Food Bank to Hold Tour of Community Gardens What: Greater Lansing Food Bank (GLFB) is inviting the community to tour local community gardens throughout Lansing. GLFB is hosting a welcome More

Gratiot County Food Distribution (7-12-16)

In collaboration with Bannister United Methodist Church & East Washington Church, we are hosting a Gratiot County Food Distribution on 7-12-16. When: Tuesday July 12th Registration at 4pm Food Distribution from 4pm till 6pm or until all the food is distributed Where: East Washington Church 8051 S. Crapo Rd. Ashley, MI Who can participate? • Senior citizens More

Thank you to Whole Foods!

From everyone at Greater Lansing Food Bank, we want to say thank you to Whole Foods Market for being a GREAT partner. Out of all the organizations the East Lansing store could have chosen to donate their “One Dime at a Time” funds, they chose GLFB to be their inaugural recipient. Since whole foods give shoppers More

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