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It’s National Nutrition Month!

We distribute thousands of pounds of food daily, but we also place a value on healthy food. It is readily apparent from a trip to our warehouse on Carrot Way when you pass by our “Gathering Farm” or the signs which track our protein and produce poundage for the year. Continue reading

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Circle of Art 2014

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Our FY13 Annual Report. Now online! Learn More »

Annual Report

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Need Food? We Can Help

Whether you're seeking hot meals or emergency groceries, we can help connect you to a hunger relief program near you.

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Ways to Give

Food Drive

For every $5 you donate to Food Gatherers, you can help provide 15 meals to adults, seniors and children in need in your community.

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Our Mission

Food Gatherers exists to alleviate hunger and eliminate its causes in our community. We distribute 5.5 million pounds of food to 150 non-profits serving Washtenaw County.

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Upcoming Food Gatherers Events

Simply Give Food Pantry Drive

04/21/14 – Purchase a Simply Give Gift Card at the checkout of Meijer on Carpenter and Ann Arbor Saline Rd to benefit Food Gatherers.  Or purchase them direcly online. These cards will be used to purchase food items to meet the needs of hungry families in Washtenaw County.

Take A Chance Tuesday

04/22/14 – Live and free music at The Ark with a non-perishable food donation for Food Gatherers. For a list of performances please visit for details.

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On The Frontlines 

A resource for current agency partners who provide direct food assistance to low-income adults, seniors and children in Washtenaw County. 

Nutritional Notes - Monthly newsletter covering nutrition topics,  agency spotlights and our nutrition initiatives.

Simple recipes to incorporate more fruits and vegetables into your client's diets


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