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Gleaners Argumentative Essay

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customers spend on milk, eggs, juice, or produce at Neighborhood Mobile Grocery, they earn that same dollar amount towards their next purchase of food. That means more FREE fruits and vegetables for their family. (http://www.gcfb.org) Over five hundred soup kitchens, food pantries, shelters, disaster relief agencies and other nonprofit organizations rely on food from Gleaners to meet their clients’ needs. Whether they serve 30 families or 30,000, all their partner agencies can count on Gleaners as a reliable source of a range of food products, including dry food like pasta and cereal, canned foods, fresh or frozen meats and produce — even household products like paper towels, cleaning supplies and body care products. (http://www.gcfb.org). Though the economy is on the upswing the price of…show more content…
Many food drives help Gleaners out for the programs they sponsor, including The Hunger Heroes School Challenge a fun and engaging way for students to fight hunger in their community. Each month, participating schools enter to compete in a friendly competition to collect the most meals per student. Harvest Fest of Detroit, provides families the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors, while enjoying the many activities and giveaways, all for free. They just ask for a donation of canned goods or non-perishable food items to help those in need. This family fun filled activity includes Hayrides, Face
Painter, Giveaways, Bounce Houses, Family Movies/Cartoons, Game Area, Princess Castle &
Superheroes, Food Vendors, Photo Opportunities, Tigers Mascot PAWS, Live Music, Fun
Costumes, Pumpkin Patch, Trick or Treating and much more. The Boys Scouts join forces with the Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan for a council-wide community service project rooted in the very foundation of the Scouting movement. Scouting for Food is a community service project that addresses the problem of hunger in the community in which we live and work,
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