Arts, Beats & Eats food donations to benefit Gleaners food bank


2015, WHICH BUILDS ON SUCCESSFUL JOB TRAINING PARTNERSHIPS.>>Karen: FORD ARTS, BEATS & EATS IS A FEW DAYS AWAY. AS THE EXCITEMENT BUILDS, THERE’S A UNIQUE INCENTIVE TO GIVE BACK AT THIS YEAR’S EVENT. KIMBERLY GILL SHOWS US HOW IT GOES BEYOND JUST DOING THE RIGHT THING.>>Kim: ARTS, BEATS & EATS HAPPENING IN DOWNTOWN ROYAL OAK THIS LABOR DAY WEEKEND, A GREAT EVENT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY TO ENJOY. WHAT YOU MAY NOT KNOW IS THAT IT’S FOR HELPING FAMILIES HERE IN METRO DETROIT TO NEED IT THE MOST. MEET EARNESTINE MOORE, AND SHE PROVIDED FOR HER FAMILY WORKING AS A BUS DRIVER. PAFTER A TRAGIC ACCIDENT, SHE WAS DISABLED AND HAD NO WAY TO MAKE MONEY TO PUT FOOD ON THE TABLE.>>I HAD NO MONEY, NO CLOTHES, NO NOTHING FOR THEM.>>Kim: SHE WOULD FEEL HELPLESS, NOT KNOWING WHAT TO DO WHEN HER FAMILY NEEDED FOOD.>>TO HEAR YOUR BABIES SAY, “I’M HUNGRY” AND YOU DON’T KNOW WHERE YOU’RE GOING TO GET YOUR MEAL FROM, IT’S DEVASTATING TO ME.>>Kim: SHE FOUND THE HELP OF GLEANERS COMMUNITY FOOD BANK. THEY GET THE FOOD THEY NEED TO SURVIVE. GLEANERS IS COMMITTED TO HELPING ALL THE FAMILIES IN SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN WHO ALSO NEED FOOD.>>THEY’LL GET A FULL MEAL WITH PROTEIN, VEGETABLES, HEALTHY NUTRITIOUS FOODS.>>Kim: LEADING UP TO ARTS, BEATS & EATS, FLAGSTAR BANK IS TEAMING UP WITH GLEANERS TO HELP THOSE IN SITUATIONS LIKE EARNESTINE. AND IT’S GOING TO GET YOU INTO ARTS, BEATS & EATS FOR FREE. WHAT DOES IT MEAP WHEN YOU SEE THE COMMUNITY COMING TOGETHER AND HELP OUT?>>I WOULD LIKE TO SEE MORE OF IT.>>Kim: HEAD OVER THE FIVE FLAG STAR BANK LOCATIONS FROM NOW UNTIL THE 31st AND DROP OFF NONHERISHABLE FOOD ITEMS AND RECEIVE YOUR ARTS, BEATS & EATS TICKETS. REPORTING LIVE FROM BERKLEY, KIMBERLY GILL, LOCAL 4.>>Karen: AND WE’VE TEAMED UP WITH ARTS, BEATS & EATS AND THE RED CROSS TO DO SOMETHING SPECIAL FOR HOUSTON. WE’LL BE TAKING DONATIONS AT THE

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