We can’t end hunger without many steadfast supporters. Everyone can give back. Find your opportunity to help build a Greater Chicago. You can donate, volunteer, advocate and more.
Every contribution provides food and hope. No matter how you choose to give, know that you’re making an immediate and lasting impact on hunger in our community.
- Donate money online, by phone, or mail a check.
- Celebrate achievements, milestones and lives with a tribute or memorial gift.
- Become a Partner for all Seasons with monthly donations.
- Make a gift of stock or include the Food Depository in your will or trust.
- Make a Donor Advised Fund gift.
- Organize a food drive by collecting shelf-stable food to donate from your location or use our virtual food drive site.
Volunteers play a crucial role in our work. Groups and individuals are welcome to join us at our warehouse and in the community. Opportunities include:
- Repacking bulk food into family-sized portions
- Distributing fresh produce at a FRESH Truck
- Delivering produce and summer meals for children
- Collecting food at events
- Seasonal vegetable harvests
- Monthly Kids Day repacks
Provide Corporate Support
Demonstrate your company’s commitment to social good when you support the Food Depository. A variety of opportunities for involvement are available to businesses and organizations:
- Donate food
- Offer matching gifts for employees who donate
- Host a corporate food drive
- Volunteer at the Food Depository
- Start a cause marketing campaign