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
Forgotten Harvest is feeding the hungry and helping the planet by rescuing millions of pounds of leftover food
(CNN) - According to FDA estimates, the United States wastes 30 to 40% of its food. That's hard to swallow when you consider that one in 10 US households faced food insecurity in 2018. [...]
BJ's Wholesale Club, a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States, today announced a $50,000 donation to Forgotten Harvest. The donation from the BJ’s Charitable Foundation is part of the [...]
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We envision communities that work together to end hunger and increase individual, neighborhood, economic, and environmental health.