harvesting for the hungry
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    Picture the Holidays Without Produce on Your Plate

    Help us fill more plates with produce in 2018 by making a donation during this year’s Good Giving Challenge!

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    Be A Grocery-Gleaning Rockstar

    We glean from grocery stores 364 days a year. Find out how you can help with the effort!

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    Join The Glean League

    Hunger is a year-round issue that requires year-round work to address. When you give monthly, you help us spend
    more time doing what matters most: reducing food waste and getting produce to our neighbors.

    Read More
  • slide1

    Picture the Holidays Without Produce on Your Plate

    Help us fill more plates with produce in 2018 by making a donation during this year’s Good Giving Challenge!

    Read More
  • slide1

    Be A Grocery-Gleaning Rockstar

    We glean from grocery stores 364 days a year. Find out how you can help with the effort!

    Read More
  • slide1

    Join The Glean League

    Hunger is a year-round issue that requires year-round work to address. When you give monthly, you help us spend
    more time doing what matters most: reducing food waste and getting produce to our neighbors.

    Read More
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It has become one of GleanKY’s favorite traditions. Every December, after we’ve gleaned as many pumpkins as we can get our hands on, GleanKY volunteers gather to process 100 pumpkins into 100 pumpkin pies. We puree the locally harvested pumpkins, add ingredients donated from a local grocery store, and freeze the pie filling for distribution to our network of agencies just in time for the holidays.   Each year, what | Continue Reading
On May 12, a friend of ours tagged us on Facebook comment. Joel, a farmer in Somerset, had posted a photo of a heap of strawberries, saying how much it bothered him to compost what he didn’t sell, simply because he didn’t have a place to take them.   Strawberries can be a tough thing for us to come by while we’re gleaning, so that Monday we loaded up the van and drove to Pulaski County | Continue Reading
Calling all new volunteers! This winter is a great time of year to see what gleaning is all about. And lucky for you, becoming a gleaner has never been easier! Since our regularly scheduled volunteer trainings have all concluded for the year, interested folks need only to visit our gleaning calendar, sign up for a day that fits their schedule, and let us know that you signed up for your | Continue Reading