Michigan Harvest Gathering

Michigan Harvest Gathering LogoMichigan Harvest Gathering (MHG) is a one-of-a-kind emergency food program benefiting hungry Michigan families through the Food Bank Council of Michigan’s member food banks and more than 3,000 community agencies including food pantries, soup kitchens and shelters. Through donations to this food and fundraising campaign, Michigan’s private businesses, foundations and nonprofit agencies have provided millions of emergency meals; every dollar donated helps provide five meals. 

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Important Dates

Campaign Kickoff: Oct. 2, 2019
Hunter Park GardenHouse, Lansing
Campaign Ends: Nov. 8, 2019
Totals Due to MHA: Nov. 8, 2019*
Celebration Luncheon: Nov. 13, 2019

*If totals are not received by Nov. 8, 2019, participating hospitals’ results may not be honored in the statewide totals.

Member Success Stories

Helen Newberry Joy Hospital Collection CampaignMany Hands Make Light Work for Michigan Harvest Gathering
Helen Newberry Joy Hospital

Helen Newberry Joy Hospital revamped its Michigan Harvest Gathering collection campaign in 2017, involving the entire community while reducing the demand on hospital staff.


ProMedica Monroe Harvest Gathering Collection Fulfilling the Mission of Michigan Hospitals Through Michigan Harvest Gathering

ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital revamped its Michigan Harvest Gathering collection campaign in 2017, including an ask for personal care items to further improve community wellness. 

MHA 100 Year Anniversary

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