harvesting for the hungry
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    Two Problems, One Solution

    GleanKY helps combat food waste and hunger in Fayette County and throughout Kentucky.
    Learn why gleaning is so important.

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    Start Gleaning Today!

    Gleaning is fun for the whole family! Both potential and current volunteers are encouraged
    to attend an upcoming volunteer orientation to learn more about making a difference with GleanKY.

    Read More
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    Donate to GleanKY

    To continue the work of GleanKY in 2015, we need your financial support, either through a
    one-time gift or continued support. There are a lot of great ways your dollar can help.

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    Expand Our Horizons

    Want to join a GleanKY chapter in your county? To reach our goal of gleaning all of Kentucky,
    we need your help. Here’s how to engage in your community.

    Read More
  • slide1

    Two Problems, One Solution

    GleanKY helps combat food waste and hunger in Fayette County and throughout Kentucky.
    Learn why gleaning is so important.

    Read More
  • slide1

    Start Gleaning Today!

    Gleaning is fun for the whole family! Both potential and current volunteers are encouraged
    to attend an upcoming volunteer orientation to learn more about making a difference with GleanKY.

    Read More
  • slide1

    Donate to GleanKY

    To continue the work of GleanKY in 2015, we need your financial support, either through a
    one-time gift or continued support. There are a lot of great ways your dollar can help.

    Read More
  • slide1

    Expand Our Horizons

    Want to join a GleanKY chapter in your county? To reach our goal of gleaning all of Kentucky,
    we need your help. Here’s how to engage in your community.

    Read More
Blog
Written by Rachel W., GleanKY’s 2014-2015 VISTA   This Friday, I will have completed my one year service term as an AmeriCorps VISTA with GleanKY.  I can vividly remember my interview, particularly the feeling of exhilaration I felt as I drove home.  The mission, work, and vision of GleanKY had resonated with me so much that I spent that entire Friday evening obsessively refreshing my email inbox, hoping to get | Continue Reading
GleanKY has experienced tremendous growth in its 5 years of existence due to our many generous donors and volunteers. Word has spread, and people around the commonwealth have taken an interest in bringing GleanKY’s work to their county.  In 2014, gleaning began in Scott County, Franklin County, and Woodford County, and over 10,000 pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables were shared with those county’s food insecure. In 2015, Madison County | Continue Reading
Linda has been an excellent volunteer gleaner!  Along with all other great volunteer gleaners, Linda has helped us in a pinch, filling in at the last-minute to glean at grocery stores and farmers’ markets.   Also, Linda has been to many outreach events, promoting the GleanKY mission, including at this year’s Burgers and Beats fundraiser.  Here is Linda’s story on how she came to get involved with GleanKY and why gleaning | Continue Reading