2300 Lapeer Road, Flint MI 48503
(810) 239-4441

The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan distributes over 28 million pounds of food, through a network of over 700 Hunger Relief Partners in 22 counties.

Since 1981, the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan has grown to serve more than 331,000 people annually through a network of over 700 Hunger Relief Partners, including partner agencies, schools, and other community organizations.

Nearly half of the more than 29 million pounds of food we distribute each year is FRESH. How does that impact our communities? It means:

  • 9 million pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables, including 24 types of Michigan-grown produce
  • 2 million pounds of meat and protein
  • 941,000 pounds of dairy products

Your continued support helps us fight hunger and offer our neighbors consistent access to healthy, nutritious food.

2300 Lapeer Road, Flint MI 48503
(810) 239-4441
General: (810) 239-4498
Operations: (810) 237-9059
Warehouse: (810) 239-2396

Events & Fundraisers

Empty Bowls 2020

The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan’s 12th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will be on Thursday, September 17, 2020. Our Hunger Solution Center will feature lunch and dinner with live entertainment and tours. For sponsorship info, contact Connie Peters, copeters@fbem.us.

Reds, Whites & Brews 2020

Don’t miss out on our annual fundraiser at St. John’s Catholic Church in Davison, featuring food, beer, and wine from dozens of vendors, plus entertainment and networking! Reds, Whites & Brews will be held on November 6, 2020. For sponsorship information, contact Connie Peters, copeters@fbem.us.

Fox Feeding Frenzy!

This March, help us raise enough money to provide 600,000 meals to people in need! We kick off our “March Against Hunger” with the Fox Feeding Frenzy Radiothon from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on February 28. Make a donation, become a sponsor, or organize a team!

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Donate to the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan. 98% of your contribution goes directly to food and feeding programs. Partnerships with grocers, food manufacturers, and distributors help leverage every dollar into six meals for those in need. You can also volunteer your time to help sort and package food for distribution.