We fight hunger & food insecurity
We deliver 138,000 pounds of surplus food per day to local charities six days a week, providing families in need with fresh and nutritious food free of charge.
How to Help
With your support, we can relieve hunger in Metro Detroit and prevent nutritious food waste.
News & Events
Comedian Jim Gaffigan will headline the 27th-annual Comedy Night hosted by metro Detroit’s only food rescue organization, Forgotten Harvest. This night has become Detroit’s premier annual comedy event that brings in renowned celebrities like Tim [...]
For a limited time, donate $150 or more to Forgotten Harvest, and get 2 FREE tickets to Detroit Tigers' game. Tickets are provided by Forgotten Harvest, and will be for a late-spring 2019 game. [...]
A Message from our CEO, Kirk Mayes Hunger is a reality for many in our community. But the solution is in our hands. Food in metro Detroit is abundant. We just need help acquiring [...]
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