One Full Year!

One Full Year!

Time Flies! I’m amazed that a year is gone already!  It’s certainly been a learning curve but I’ve loved (almost) every minute of it.  When I first started working for Glean Kentucky here in Bowling Green, the territory was still fairly young.  We...
“An ounce of action is worth a ton…”

“An ounce of action is worth a ton…”

“An ounce of action is worth a ton…” Ralph Waldo Emerson Most people don’t deal in “tons” for anything they do.  I certainly never had.  In fact, I had trouble imagining a “ton” of anything.  For perspective, here are some things that weigh about a ton: A baby...
It’s Not Just About Food!

It’s Not Just About Food!

How do you turn 1,000 pounds of packaged produce into one small bag of garbage? Glean Kentucky is about feeding people but that’s not all we do!  The first thing we do is rescue produce from landfills.  As this wonderful infographic from The National Resources Defense...
Grocery Gleaners Needed in Bowling Green!

Grocery Gleaners Needed in Bowling Green!

Volunteers needed! Spring has sprung and slowly but surely we are restarting retail grocery gleaning in Bowling Green!  So far, in 2022, we have been able to redirect over 7,000 pounds of produce from landfills to families in need.  Adding the retail grocery gleaning...