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:
The Freestore Foodbank is happy to partner with Meijer this spring season to provide hunger relief to local families through the retailer’s food pantry donation program, Simply Give. Buy a food donation card at Meijer's Marburg Avenue store now through June 19 to the benefit our efforts. Visit www.meijercommunity.com to learn more.
Save the date to join us for a taste of what really makes! On Wednesday, June 15th 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. Sponsorship options available. Call 513-482-7545 for more information about sponsoring the event.
From 6:30PM until 9:30PM
At Paul Brown Stadium
The 6th annual Hogs vs. Hunger will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 1PM. The ride will start at Thoroughbred Harley-Davidson in Florence, KY proceed to Belterra Casino in Florence, Indiana and stop for lunch and then head off to Belterra Park in Cincinnati, OH. At the end of the ride, participants will enjoy dinner provided by Belterra Park. And at 5PM the raffle winner will be pulled.
From 1PM until 5PM
Do you have a hidden treasure that you're curious about? Enjoy an evening at Cowan's Auctions to uncover its secrets. Experience an evening of fine and decorative art and behind the scenes tours while enjoying wine and appetizers. Bring your item to be evaluated by one of Cowan's antiques experts, including Wes Cowan and Graydon Sikes from the hit PBS Show The Antiques Roadshow. VIP tickets allow for early entry and specialty wines. Proceeds benefit 35 local charities, including Freestore Foodbank.
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.