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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    Grow with GleanKY

    Attention Growers! GleanKY seeks to enable farmers to give back to their community with the fruits of their labor.
    Our trained volunteers will glean excess produce from farms, gardens, and orchards around Central Kentucky.

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    Ways to Give

    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.

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    We're on the Radio!

    Hear past episodes of Lexington Food Justice Radio!

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  • 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

    Grow with GleanKY

    Attention Growers! GleanKY seeks to enable farmers to give back to their community with the fruits of their labor.
    Our trained volunteers will glean excess produce from farms, gardens, and orchards around Central Kentucky.

    Read More
  • slide1

    Ways to Give

    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
  • slide1

    We're on the Radio!

    Hear past episodes of Lexington Food Justice Radio!

    Read More
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  It’s a new year, and we’re looking ahead to some really exciting things in 2017—though it’s going to be hard to top the record-breaking year we had in 2016. Last year, we gleaned more than 270,000 pounds of food—the most in a year yet!—and our supporters blessed us with their overwhelming support during the Good Giving Guide Challenge, helping us to raise $27,520 and ranking us third among the other | Continue Reading
By now, you’ve seen the statistics. 2016 has been a year full of red letter days for us: January 27th – We began our 7-days a week gleaning partnership with Lucky’s Market. March 7th – We hired our first Development Director to ensure our mission would continue for years to come. June 2nd – We joined the Hunger Task Force to advocate for our neighbors at the state level. August | Continue Reading
Dana and Trudie Reed have made a difference in the lives of thousands. By opening up their orchard to our gleaners each year, they empower us to provide fresh apples, pears, squash, and pumpkins to 35 feeding programs across Central Kentucky. These 35 agencies work diligently to serve people of all walks of life who find themselves food-insecure and we’re honored to be able to supplement their services with fresh | Continue Reading