Fight food insecurity one donation at a time with the Foodies
Food Bank for the Heartland’s “Foodies” is an organization of volunteers dedicated to the support of the Food Bank through volunteerism, fundraising and the promotion of community awareness. The Foodies are close-knit, committed to our mission, and driven to help our neighbors who face food insecurity.
Current & Upcoming Foodies Events
Becoming a Foodies member benefits you and the community
A Foodies membership offers volunteer opportunities, a connection with other community volunteers, and involvement in Food Bank special events. Currently, there are more than 200 members.
Become a Foodie and get involved by:
- Volunteering for hands-on activities at the Food Bank—including in our Volunteer Center
- Supporting the BackPack and Mobile Pantry Programs
- Participating in funds and food drives like Grocery Games and the PB&J Challenge
- Volunteering at and attending events like Celebrity Chef, Cocktails & Cans, a fall fundraiser and more
Interested in joining the Foodies? Complete the form below!
make a monthly gift and become a foodies gem!
Hunger is with us 365 days a year. By becoming a Foodies GEM (Give Every Month), you can provide critical nutrition to children, families, seniors, and veterans across the Heartland each month. Plus, Foodies GEMs are automatically part of the Food Bank’s new Meal Makers group, which provides you with year-end gift statements, reduced solicitation mailings, annual impact reports, priority invitations for special events and volunteer opportunities, and the ability to manage your account online.
Sign up today by selecting the “Recurring” option on the form below and entering your monthly gift amount.