Past Events

Hunger Free In The D with The Celani Family Foundation

November 7, 2016

You're Invited...

November 3, 2016

Join the Detroit Free Press Marathon & Support Forgotten Harvest!

October 15, 2016

Lace up your running shoes for the  2016 Detroit Free Press and Talmer Bank Marathon and support Forgotten Harvest!

14th Annual Cruisin' to Drive Out Hunger

August 19, 2016

We invite you to join us for The 14th Annual Cruisin’ to Drive Out Hunger, the official Woodward Dream Cruise® preview party! 

Shop June 4th & 5th at The Container Store in Novi, to support Forgotten Harvest

June 4, 2016

The Container Store Opening in Novi – and 10% of Grand Opening Weekend sales benefits us!

24th Annual Comedy Night with Jay Leno

May 7, 2016

After 17 years as the host of the top-rated, "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” we are thrilled that Jay Leno, one of the largest names in Comedy, will headline Comedy Night! Jay will grace the stage of The Fox Theatre on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

Busch's Season of Sharing

November 16, 2015

Help Forgotten Harvest feed local families during Busch's Season of Sharing Food Drive!

The Art of Gifting Hosted by Saks Fifth Avenue

November 5, 2015

Join us for an evening exploring the art of Gift Giving before the holiday season begins at Saks Fifth Avenue in The Somerset Collection. 

Sow a Seed

November 1, 2015

The Detroit church community and Forgotten Harvest join together in the fight against hunger.

Team Schostak Applebee's & Forgotten Harvest Golf Tournament

September 1, 2015

Support Forgotten Harvest with a round of golf!

Concours d' Elegance Taste of The Motor City

July 25, 2015

Join us for a strolling bistro lunch at The Concours d'Elegance!

Detroit Free Press Top 10 Takeover Dining Series

June 9, 2015

Grab a seat at some of the best restaurants in metro Detroit and support Forgotten Harvest!

Michigan By The Bottle Wine Tasting Benefit

May 11, 2015

Join us at Michigan by The Bottle Tasting Room in Royal Oak for a fun night of wine to benefit Forgotten Harvest!

Healthy Cooking 101 with Mirepoix

April 16, 2015

Learn healthy tips and tricks from the Holiday Market Mirepoix chefs while supporting Forgotten Harvest Presents Engage

March 27, 2015

Engage will bring together the most exclusive young professionals in Metro Detroit to learn more about giving and volunteering during a night of dancing and learning.

25th Anniversary Open House

March 26, 2015

Please join us as we commemerate our 25th Anniversary!

2015 Auto Rama

March 6, 2015

Grab a raffle ticket at The D Lot's display at Auto Rama and support Forgotten Harvest!

Whole Foods Stuff the Truck

January 31, 2015

On January 31, kick off the New Year with a food drive at metro Detroit Whole Foods Markets.

A Gift to Remember

December 21, 2014

Join The Prevailing Church for Gwendolyn Blaine's "A Gift to Remember" to benefit Forgotten Harvest.

Women Who Rock Showcase

December 13, 2014

"Women Who Rock" Showcase Featuring Maggie Cocco inbCelebration of Her New CD Release "Get Me" to Benefit Forgotten Harvest.

Invest in a trusted mission to relieve hunger in metro Detroit

December 12, 2014

During this season of giving, we are grateful for donors and volunteers who invest time and money to relieve hunger in Metro Detroit. Nearly 1 in 5 people faces hunger in our community. $1 donated provides 5 meals.

Whole Foods Choir for Hire

December 1, 2014

Sign for a Forgotten Harvest this December!

Cheer on the Pistons and Support Forgotten Harvest!

November 19, 2014

Select Pistons games in late November benefit Forgotten Harvest.

Busch's Season of Sharing

November 17, 2014

Begining November 17 Buch's Fresh Food Market is teaming up with Forgotten Harvest to fight hunger and you can help!

Arts du Jour to Benefit Forgotten Harvest

August 21, 2014

Arts du Jour is the offical charity preview celebration for Ford Arts, Beats & Eats. The purpose of Arts du Jour is to raise money and awareness for local charities, while giving attendees a special preview of the 2014 Ford Arts, Beats & Eats Festival.

1 In 4 Metro Detroit Kids Face Hunger - No School Often Means No Breakfast or Lunch

May 21, 2014

1 In 4 Metro Detroit Kids Face Hunger
No School Often Means No Breakfast or Lunch

Honor Your Mom Today

May 4, 2014

Forgotten Harvest, Metro Detroit’s only food rescue organization, has announced a gift match in honor of Mothers in our community. This is a perfect gift for donors who wish to honor their Mother or special people in their lives with a donation that will help feed Mothers with families in need of food. Every donation will be matched dollar for dollar up to $25,000.


Thank You, Tim!

April 26, 2014

Thanks to Tim, our Comedy Night Committee, our Comedy Night Sponsors and the People of Detroit, we will be able to provide over two million meals for the one in five people who face hunger. Thank You!

1st Annual Defeat Hunger Bowl

January 8, 2014

Join in the fight againist hunger at your local Walmart January 8 - February 9, 2014.

Fall Beer & Wine Tasting to Benefit Forgotten Harvest

November 15, 2013

Great night of fine wine, beer and gourmet food from Papa Joe's Market!

Pour it Forward

November 4, 2013

During November, support Forgotten Harvest and Pour it Forward with the gift of milk to those in need.

Fetzer Wine to Benefit Forgotten Harvest

November 1, 2013

Next time you're at Kroger, pick up a bottle of Fetzer Gewurztraminer wine and support Forgotten Harvest!

Taste Fest 2013

October 4, 2013

Come enjoy a night  of culinary delights  from over 20 local restaurants, served with a variety of beer and wine to benefit Forgotten Harvest and Gleaners.

No School Often Means No Breakfast or Lunch

June 19, 2013

Whole Foods Stuff the Truck

May 18, 2013

21st Annual Comedy Night Featuring Martin Short

April 27, 2013

Holiday Market Easter Baskets to Benefit Forgotten Harvest

March 20, 2013

Birmingham Restaurant Week Partners with Forgotten Harvest

January 28, 2013

Resolve to Fight Hunger in 2013!

January 1, 2013

Fight Hunger with Santa and Walgreens

December 11, 2012

Fight Hunger with Flax Bars!

December 10, 2012

Fight Hunger with The Detroit Pistons

November 16, 2012

Good Neighbor Holiday Campaign

November 1, 2012

Busch's Wine & Beer Tasting to Benefit Forgotten Harvest

October 6, 2012

2nd Annual Driving Out Hunger Charity Golf Outing

September 24, 2012

September is Hunger Action Month!

September 1, 2012

10th Annual Champagne Cruise

August 17, 2012

20th Annual Comedy Night Featuring Seth Meyers

March 7, 2012

Join us for our very special 20th Annual Comedy Night celebration at Orchestra Hall on Friday, April 27th when Seth Meyers, star of Saturday Night Live, comes to Detroit to help Forgotten Harvest fight hunger. This promises to be one of the best Comedy Night performances in our history.


Hats Against Hunger

January 20, 2012

Hats Against Hunger featuring Mr. Song Millinery

Birmingham Restaurant Week

January 10, 2012

Birmingham Restaurants Join Forces to Raise $10,000 for Forgotten Harvest Through Restaurant Week

Our Thanks To Metro Detroit Area Farms

December 6, 2011

Kroger Stuff The Truck

November 7, 2011

Raise Your Hand Against Hunger Pledge

September 29, 2011

Champagne Cruise Sponsors

August 22, 2011

Champagne Cruise

August 19, 2011

A preview party celebrating the Woodward Dream Cruise® with proceeds to benefit Forgotten Harvest

Daily Bread

May 31, 2011

Forgotten Harvest partners with EACH and Detroit Rescue Mission to feed people where other feeding programs don't reach. 

19th Annual Comedy Night Featuring Sinbad

May 1, 2011

May is Forgotten Harvest Month at Biggby Coffee

April 21, 2011

Purchase coffee at Biggby to help feed Metro Detroit kids and families in need

Feed Your Passion

March 27, 2011




Event features 18 of Metro Detroit’s finest restaurants to benefit

Forgotten Harvest and Altamirage’s RockCity Kitchen

Pound For Pound Challenge

January 31, 2011

Lose weight and help feed neighbors in need!

Good Neighbor Thank You Breakfast

January 31, 2011

Join us for breakfast with the Paul W. Smith Show on WJR at Forgotten Harvest 

The Pepsi Refresh Project

January 1, 2011

Help Forgotten Harvest to receive a $250,000 grant through the pepsi refresh project!

Wayne Cares-Food Drive 2010

November 8, 2010

From November 8 to November 17, Wayne State University will collect canned goods and non-perishable food items in an effort to distribute 300 food baskets to local families in need for Thanksgiving. AARP will donate turkeys for each food basket. Our goal is collect enough food to donate a week’s worth of food to each family.

Mission: Feed the Need

November 1, 2010

Join 94.7 WCSX and American Home Fitness for MISSION: FEED THE NEED! Bring your non-perishable food item to any American Home Fitness location during the Feed the Need promotion Nov 1-Nov 14. These much needed items will be delivered to your Metro Detroit neighbors who are going hungry.

Westborn Markets Counter Coupon Program

November 1, 2010

During this holiday season select Westborn Markets will be accepting donations for Forgotten Harvest at their counters. Stores will be encouraging donations until December 12th. Please go to your local store and make your donation today. Every $1 donated will provide 8 meals to your hungry neighbor!

Fashion in Detroit - Feeding Through Fashion

October 22, 2010

Did you know that 500,000 people live in poverty across metro Detroit?

For 2010, Fashion In Detroit has partnered with Michigan-based Forgotten Harvest, a non-profit organization established in 1990 to tackle two issues: hunger and waste. Forgotten Harvest strives to eliminate hunger in the metro Detroit area by saving prepared and perishable food and donating it to emergency food providers.

Michigan Design Center Colors Seminar

October 21, 2010

Thursday October 21, 2010
10:00 am - 3:00 pm at Michigan Design Center

Karagosian Jewelers 60th Anniversary

October 21, 2010

Karagosian Jewelers recently held a charity event with more than 250 people in attendance. Through raffle tickets and champagne glasses purchased, $5,270 was raised for Forgotten Harvest, providing meals to local residents in need.

Detroit Pistons Feed the Town at Cadillac Square

October 18, 2010

Pistons players joined Forgotten Harvest and Gleaners Community Food Bank for a hunger rally at Cadillac Square Monday to collect donations to help provide lunch money for children.

Rally to fight childhood hunger

July 14, 2010

Wednesday, July 14 · 10:00am - 3:00pm at Caribou Coffee

Member of Feeding America