Are you interested in helping us serve our hungry neighbors and solve the issue of hunger? The Freestore Foodbank plans numerous Special Events throughout the year and you and your company can help make those events even bigger and better than before! Each event has its own unique audience and makes its own unique impact on our work and our community.

If you are hosting a third party event, please contact Laura Altenau at 513-482-3732 and fill out the form below.

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Are you interested in helping us serve our hungry neighbors and solve the issue of hunger? The Freestore Foodbank plans numerous Special Events throughout the year and you and your company can help make those events even bigger and better than before! Each event has its own unique audience and makes its own unique impact on our work and our community.

Hunger Walk & 5K Run

  • Over 5,000 walkers and runners come together in downtown Cincinnati on Memorial Day each year to raise funds and awareness for hunger in our community.
  • Opportunities available from $3,000 – $13,000.

Double Your Dollars Day

  • A 24-hour blitz of giving back to kick of the holiday season of giving.
  • Opportunities available from $2,500 – $50,000.

Taste of the NFL

  • One unforgettable night of football, food and fun! Over 1,000 guests mixing and mingling including Bengals players, coaches, alumni and local sports figures join over 40 restaurants for a ‘dinner by the bite’ to raise funds and bring awareness to the Freestore Foodbank.
  • Opportunities available from $2,000 – $15,000.

Thanksgiving Food Distribution

  • Three days of food distribution at our Customer Connection Center right before Thanksgiving where thousands of volunteers and customers come together to make Thanksgiving meals happen for everyone.
  • Opportunities available for $25,000.

Rubber Duck Regatta

  • Over Labor Day weekend up to 200,000 little rubber duckies swim their way down the Ohio River all to bring awareness and raise funds to solve hunger in our communities.
  • Opportunities available starting at $5,000.

Holiday Food Distribution

  • Two days of food distribution at our Customer Connection Center at the end of December where thousands of volunteers and customers come together to make the holiday season a little bit brighter.
  • Opportunities available for $25,000.

If you are hosting a third party event, please contact Mick Clay at 513-482-7534 and fill out the form below.

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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:

Current Events

Aug
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Sun
Meijer Simply Give @ Meijer Locations
Aug 18 – Sep 28 all-day

Freestore Foodbank is happy to partner with Meijer this fall to provide hunger relief to local families through its #SimplyGive hunger relief program.   Donate at the register.  Your donations are DOUBLED on August 30 and September 13! Visit www.meijercommunity.com to learn more.

Sep
1
Sun
25th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta @ Serpentine Wall/Purple People Bridge
Sep 1 @ 3:00 pm
25th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta @ Serpentine Wall/Purple People Bridge

On Sunday, September 1, 200,000 rubber ducks will swim in the Ohio River along the Serpentine Wall. The first prize winner will receive a 2019 Honda CR-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 are available now! The Rubber Duck Regatta is the Freestore Foodbank’s largest fundraising event, raising over a million dollars a year for the last five years.

Sep
9
Mon
Make a Difference Monday at Wooden Cask Brewing Company
Sep 9 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Make a Difference Monday at Wooden Cask Brewing Company

$1 from every pint sold will be donated to Freestore Foodbank.

Ongoing Events

Jan
1
Tue
Kroger Round Up
Jan 1 – Dec 31 all-day
Kroger Round Up

Round Up to End Hunger by using code 6244

AmazonSmile
Jan 1 – Dec 31 all-day
AmazonSmile

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