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:

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.

Jul 2017

Sun 30Jul2017
Thu 31Aug2017

7875 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236

Celebration Cheesecake Campaign

From July 30, 2017 - August 31, 2017, the Cheesecake Factory will donate $0.25 to Feeding America for each slice of Celebration Cheesecake sold between July 30, 2017 - August 31, 2017.

At The Cheesecake Factory

Sep 2017

Sun 03Sep2017

23rd Annual Rubber Duck Regatta

On Sunday, September 3, as many as 200,000 rubber ducks will swim in the Ohio River along the Serpentine Wall. The first prize winner will receive a Honda HR-V courtesy of Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky Honda Dealers, and possibly $1 million, if their duck is the “KEMBA Million Dollar Duck.” The second prize winner will receive $100 in gift cards from Kroger every week for a year ($5,200 total), and five additional winners will receive $500 cash from KEMBA Credit Union. Ducks go on sale in mid-late July. The Rubber Duck Regatta is the Freestore Foodbank’s largest fundraising event, raising over a million dollars a year for the last three years.

Oct 2017

Sun 15Oct2017

3520 Central Parkway Cincinnati, OH 45223

14th Annual Friends and Family SIDS Brunch

Join our friends Chef Jean-Robert and Annette de Cavel for the 14th Annual Friends and Family SIDS Brunch. Enjoy savory treats and scrumptious sweets prepared by some the best chefs, restaurateurs and foodies the Queen City has to offer. Each ticket purchased helps fund the de Cavel family's outreach programs and research to eradicate SIDS.

From 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

At Midwest Culinary Institute at Cincinnati State Technical & Community College

Nov 2017

Sun 26Nov2017

1 Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Annual Cincinnati Bengals Canned Food Drive

Join the Cincinnati Bengals in supporting the Freestore Foodbank’s efforts to help hungry children and families this holiday season through the annual Bengals Canned Food Drive. Bring a canned good or non-perishable food item with you on your way to the Bengals/Browns game on Sunday, November 26. We will have volunteers available at each entrance to Paul Brown Stadium to accept your donation. Just look for the portable storage units provided by U-Haul of Southwest Ohio.

From 11:00 am until 1:00 pm

At Paul Brown Stadium

Mar 2018

Fri 09Mar2018
Sat 10Mar2018

525 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Cincinnati International Wine Festival

More than 700 wines from over one hundred wineries are available to sample, while guests enjoy delicious food and a silent auction. The Grand Tastings are truly the centerpiece of the Cincinnati International Wine Festival. New, rare, and exciting wines from around the world are available for tasting. Whether you're a seasoned expert or an intrigued beginner, winemakers and winery representatives welcome you as they mix useful knowledge with exquisite samples of their art.

At Duke Energy Convention Center - Grand Ballrooms, 3rd Floor

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.