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Help Stamp Out Hunger! Annual Letter Carrier’s Food Drive Is Saturday

A parade of mail trucks arrived at Gleaners Food Bank in Detroit for a kickoff rally Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

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Five Reasons To Visit Detroit For Spring Break

The first thing you think of after a long winter might not be a visit to Detroit, but the Motor City has more in store than it may seem.

03/08/2014

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Gleaners, Billhighway Move From Transaction Processing To Transforming Donor Relations

Billhighway, creator of cloud-based automation software that simplifies finance and fundraising operations, Wednesday announced it is implementing its enterprise system at Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan, providing payment processing and integration with donor management and accounting systems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2013

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NASCAR Driver Jeff Gordon Joins Forces With Gleaners

NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon visited Detroit to kick off a month-long food drive with Gleaners and Quicken Loans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013

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Some Mich. Charities Say Tax Changes Hit Donations

Some charitable organizations in Michigan have reported a decline in donations following tax changes that eliminated state credits for financial gifts to food banks, homeless shelters and certain nonprofits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

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TechTown, Groupon Partner To Raise Funds For Startup Soup Winners

Detroit’s TechTown and Groupon Grassroots, the philanthropic arm of Groupon, announced the launch of a local campaign to raise funds for the winner of TechTown’s Startup Soup

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2012

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Today, May 12

For the 20th year in a row Gleaners Community Food Bank has teamed up with the U.S. Postal Service to host the nation’s biggest food drive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2012

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Gleaners To Collect Donations At Kroger Stores Every Saturday In January

Kroger customers can help the Gleaners Community Food Bank ease the hunger situation in local communities by contributing food at various Kroger stores each Saturday in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2012

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Gleaners Food Bank Offers Cyber Monday ‘Deal’

While you’re online this Cyber Monday, one local non profit group is asking you not to forget those whose cupboards are bare.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011

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Compuware Opens Lafayette Community Garden

Something new and “green” is sprouting up in downtown Detroit Wednesday. Compuware is officially opening its new Lafayette community garden.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2011

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