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Best Gift Ever Campaign Launches

November 2, 2016 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Justin Rumenapp Greater Lansing Food Bank 517.853.7817 Justin@glfoodbank.org Greater Lansing Food Bank Launches Holiday Campaign LANSING, Mich. – The Greater Lansing Food Bank kicks off its annual holiday campaign – the organization’s largest fundraiser – today. For those who are in jeopardy of going hungry, the Greater More

PRESS RELEASE – 2016 Hunger Action Month

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Justin Rumenapp Marketing and Communications Coordinator Greater Lansing Food Bank 517.853.7818 || justin@glfoodbank.org September 9, 2016 New Campaign from Greater Lansing Food Bank Puts Spotlight on Hunger LANSING, Mich. – Greater Lansing Food Bank launched a new hunger awareness campaign this week, “On an Empty Stomach I Can’t.” More

2016 Whole Foods’ “One Dime at a Time” Donation

August 29, 2016 LANSING, Mich. – Whole Foods Market East Lansing donated $907.70 to Greater Lansing Food Bank (GLFB) as part of their “One Dime at a Time” campaign. After opening earlier this year, Whole Foods Market East Lansing offered customers who use reusable grocery bags the option to receive a dime back as a refund More

MEDIA ADVISORY – 2016 Roots Open House

Greater Lansing Food Bank’s Roots Farm to Hold Open House What: Greater Lansing Food Bank (GLFB) is inviting the Lansing residents to visit its Roots Farm. The Roots Farm serves as a complement to the Food Bank’s 125 Community Gardens by encouraging successful gardeners to develop their own agricultural enterprises. Continuing GLFB’s mission of serving More

Press Release – Greater Lansing Food Bank to Distribute Food Packs to Local Kids

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Justin Rumenapp Marketing and Communications Coordinator Greater Lansing Food Bank 517.853.7818 || justin@glfoodbank.org   August 12, 2016 LANSING, Mich. – Greater Lansing Food Bank will distribute 1,900 packs of food to children as part of Project Connect events in Clinton, Gratiot and Clare counties. Each pack will contain four packages of More

PRESS RELEASE – 2016 Red Nose Day Distribution

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Justin Rumenapp Marketing and Communications Coordinator Greater Lansing Food Bank 517.853.7818 || justin@glfoodbank.org August 10, 2016 Greater Lansing Food Bank to Distribute Food Packs to Local Kids LANSING, Mich. – Greater Lansing Food Bank will distribute 1,900 packs of food to children as part of Project Connect events More

Todd Martin Youth Leadership Summer Food Drive

Todd Martin Youth Leadership Summer Program Supports Greater Lansing Food Bank LANSING, Mich—Todd Martin Youth Leadership is pleased to announce a youth-led canned food drive taking place through Friday, August 5, 2016. Items collected will benefit the Greater Lansing Food Bank. Todd Martin Youth Leadership summer program participants take on a community-based project during each session More

GLFB Announces New Development Manager

Contact: Joe Wald Executive Director, Greater Lansing Food Bank 517.853.7803 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 26, 2016 Greater Lansing Food Bank Announces Daniele Reisbig as New Development Manager LANSING, Mich. – Joe Wald, Executive Director of the Greater Lansing Food Bank (GLFB), announced the appointment of Daniele Reisbig as the new Development Manager for the organization. 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