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:

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

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What’s Happening


Apr 2015

Sat 04Apr2015

Cincy Comedian Basketball Invitational

Come out for an afternoon of laughs and watch your favorite local comedians shoot hoops in this year's Cincy Comedian Basketball Invitational. Admission is $5 or 3 canned goods to benefit the Freestore Foodbank.

From 4:00PM

At Seven Hills School

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Thu 23Apr2015
Fri 24Apr2015

50+ Meet Up Freestore Foodbank Fundraiser at Grand FInale

Make your reservation now for the 50+ Meet Up at Grand Finale to benefit the Freestore Foodbank. 20% of ALL food purchased will be donated. Get your table group (2-8 people) together and call Grand Finale at 513-771-5925. Make sure you say you are part of the 50+ Meet Up Freestore Foodbank Fundraiser. Reservations are available between 4:00pm - 9:00pm both nights.

From 4:00pm until 9:00pm

At Grand Finale

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May 2015

Fri 15May2015

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Fights Hunger

Help the CSO fight hunger. One in six neighbors in our Tri-State area is at risk of hunger. Join the national Orchestras Feeding America effort with your CSO. Bring your canned food donations to the CSO starting May 1, and, as your reward, you can purchase $10 tickets to the CSO season finale, Louis Conducts Sheherazade, on FRI MAY 15. Food donations support Freestore Foodbank. Louis Conducts Sheherazade Friday, May 15, 8:00pm Pre-concert Classical Conversations begins at 7:00pm Music Hall 1241 Elm Street Cincinnati, OH 45202 Not valid on previously purchased tickets. Limit 4 tickets. Already have a ticket for May 15? Call the Box Office to see how you can still participate.

From 8:00PM

At Music Hall

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Mon 25May2015

Hunger Walk & 5K Run

Join us for the 12th annual Hunger Walk & 5K Run on Memorial Day, May 25th in downtown Cincinnati. Registration will open soon so make sure to check back to get signed up!

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Jun 2015

Tue 16Jun2015

Taste of the NFL presented by TriHealth

Join us for a taste of what really makes! On Tuesday, June 16th your hometown Bengals and your favorite restaurants in town will partner up for a night of food and fun to raise awareness and support of the Freestore Foodbank. Call 513-482-7539 to purchase tickets now!

From 6:30PM until 9:30PM

At Paul Brown Stadium

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Sep 2015

Sun 06Sep2015

Rubber Duck Regatta

Get your ducks in a row for the 21st Rubber Duck Regatta! Thousands of ducks will take flight off of the Purple People Bridge on Sunday, September 6th before the Cincinnati Bell WEBN fireworks.

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Fri 11Sep2015
Sun 13Sep2015

Cincinnati Food + Wine Classic

Mark your calendars for the 2015 Cincinnati Food + Wine Classic. Tickets will go on sale June 1st. Make sure to check back for more details.

At Washington Park

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Dec 2015

Thu 31Dec2015

Cincinnati is a Foodie City

For $40, buy this deck of coupons for some of our favorites restaurants in Cincinnati! Each coupon get you $10 off a bill of $30 to some of the top restaurants in the city including A Tavola, Tano Bistro & Catering, and The Palace Restaurant. A portion of sales will be donated back to the Freestore Foodbank.

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Thu 31Dec2015


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