The 2nd Annual Downriver-Monroe Food Fight starts Monday, March 6th and runs through Friday, March 17th!

The Advance Group is teaming up with Gleaners Community Food Bank to participate in the food fight in order to help families in our communities that are forced to make the tough decision to heat or eat this winter.


We will be collecting non-perishable food items. You can drop them off at:


The Monroe Advance office, 35 E Front St, Monroe MI 48161 OR

The Southgate Advance office, 19025 Eureka Rd, Southgate, MI 48195


Suggested items: Tuna fish, Canned Veggies, Soups, Canned pasta, Canned beans, Canned fruit, Baby food, Rice, Macaroni, Baking mixes, Cereal, Peanut butter and Jelly


Let’s help feed the hungry children in our community!!




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