Want to help solve hunger in the Tri-State area? Participating in our annual events is a great way to get involved. In fact, the Freestore Foodbank raises over a quarter of our annual operating budget through fundraising events like:

Jan 2017

Mon 23Jan2017
Tue 18Apr2017

Kentucky Association of Food Banks - Farm to Food Banks Tax Check-Off

Kentucky residents can feel good while doing their taxes! Donate a portion of your tax refund to the Farms to Food Banks Trust Fund The Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s Farms to Food Banks Trust Fund was established to award grants to nonprofit organizations for purchasing surplus agricultural commodities and distributing it to hungry Kentuckians.

Feb 2017

Thu 09Feb2017
Thu 23Mar2017

Community Pint Night at Keystone

Keystone Bar & Grill is committed to fostering the growth and development of the community that so warmly supports us. “Giving back” is one of our core values as a company and remains at the heart of our culture. As part of this ongoing initiative, we’d like to introduce you to Community Pint Night, debuting February 9th at ALL THREE Keystone locations.

From 6 PM until 2 AM

At Keystone Bar & Grill

Tue 28Feb2017
Fri 31Mar2017

Sam's Club Campaign

For each participating product purchased at Sam's Club that is redeemed online at between February 28, 2017 and March 31, 2017, 12 meals ($1.08) will be donated to Feeding America. 100% of funds will be distributed to local food banks based on zip code.

Mar 2017

Wed 01Mar2017
Wed 31Jan2018

General Mills Outnumber Hunger

Starting March 1, look for specially-marked General Mills products that feature Thomas Rhett and other Big Machine Label Group artists on the package. For every code entered by January 31, 2018, General Mills will donate 45 cents to Feeding America - enough to secure five meals on behalf of local food banks.

Wed 01Mar2017
Sun 19Mar2017

505 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Macy's Bag Hunger & "Make Good Cents"

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Macy's Bag Hunger campaign, Macy's Fountain Place is inviting customers to join them in giving back to the community. From March 1 - March 19, 2017, they will offer customers at Macy's Fountain Place the opportunity voluntarily round their purchase up to the nearest dollar and donate the difference to the Freestore Foodbank.

At Macy's Fountain Place

Thu 02Mar2017
Sat 04Mar2017
Cincinnati International Wine Festival
525 Elm St, Cincinnati 45202

The Cincinnati International Wine Festival

Join us for a weekend of wine, food, and giving back to the community! The Cincinnati International Wine Festival is the nation's second longest running charitable wine festival. Half of your ticket immediately goes to support 36 different charities! Over the past 27 years, the Cincinnati International Wine Festival has raised $4.9 million for local charities.

From 6:30 PM until 9 PM

At Duke Energy Convention Center

Fri 03Mar2017

Cincinnati Symphony Food Drive

The CSO is excited to partner with Freestore Foodbank by inviting you to purchase a concert ticket for Friday, March 3, 2017 for only $10 with a canned food donation!

May 2017

Tue 02May2017

812 Race Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Taste of Home LIVE Cincinnati

America’s #1 cooking magazine is coming to Cincinnati on Tuesday, May 2! Come experience Taste of Home LIVE, our new and improved traveling cooking show and enter to win amazing prizes! Watch their chef prepare the BEST Taste of Home summer recipes live onstage. Learn secret tips & tricks from our Test Kitchen. Sip signature Taste of Home cocktails at the pre-show party. Shop our exclusive Taste of Home merchandise. And sample a delicious dessert made onstage during our exciting after-party. Bring a non-perishable food item to the event to benefit the Freestore Foodbank, and get a chance to sit on stage at the "Chef's Table" during the show. Hurry, limited tickets available.

From 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm

At The Phoenix

We need volunteers and participants, like you, to make our events a success! You can lead a team in the annual Hunger Walk or watch your rubber duck swim its way to victory in the Ohio River. Please check back regularly for details of our upcoming events.