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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    Have you met Stephanie?

    Our new Executive Director is excited to meet you! Both potential and current volunteers are encouraged
    to attend an upcoming volunteer orientation to learn more about making a difference with GleanKY.

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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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    Start Gleaning Today!

    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.

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Blog
February 19th was a day for the GleanKY history books. On the coldest day of the year, eight dedicated GleanKY volunteers hauled 430 cases of pantry staples from Whole Foods Market in Lexington Green to their temporary home at Embrace United Methodist Church in North Lexington.  These canned goods were purchased with funds raised by the generosity of Whole Foods customers and hard work of Whole Foods employees through December’s | Continue Reading
Thanks to everyone who came out to support us at the 7th Annual Heirloom Seed Sale on Saturday! Despite frigid temperatures and lingering clusters of snow on the roadways, gardeners in scarves and snow boots formed a line outside Woodland Christian Church, enthusiastic for the promise of spring that seeds hold. At this year’s fundraiser, we sold 1,600 packets of seeds, raising $6,000 to support the GleanKY’s mission of nourishing | Continue Reading
First gleaning trip to UK South Farm for our new Ford E250! GleanKY was recently awarded a matching grant from the Honorable Order of the Kentucky Colonels to purchase a cargo van to haul gleaned produce from our gleaning partners to one or more of our 70 distribution partners to help end hunger in KY! We extend our thanks to all the Colonels who donate to support their community. Having | Continue Reading