Get Involved

Help us create a healthy Heartland! Food Bank for the Heartland offers a variety of opportunities to get involved across the 93 counties we serve in Nebraska and western Iowa. Take a stand against hunger today. Learn more about volunteering at the Food Bank, serving at an upcoming event, joining the Foodies, or advocating for neighbors in need.

Ways to Get Involved



In FY 2023, 39,800 volunteer hours were donated by individuals, corporations, and civic groups—that’s the equivalent of nearly 20 full-time employees. Become a volunteer today and help fight hunger in your community.

Food Drop Off


Throughout the year Food Bank for the Heartland hosts a variety of fundraising and volunteer events. Learn more about upcoming events and how you can make a difference.


The Foodies is a dedicated group of individuals supporting the Food Bank’s mission through volunteering, advocacy, and community outreach. Sign-up to become a member today.

Volunteer at pantry, courtesy of Feeding America.


Use your voice to make a difference for the thousands of neighbors facing food insecurity across the Heartland. Whether you’re contacting local representatives or educating family and friends, be part of the conversation today. Learn how to get started.