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.
A year at Forgotten Harvest
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 [...]
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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We envision communities that work together to end hunger and increase individual, neighborhood, economic, and environmental health.