Hunger Action Month
September is Hunger Action Month. Find opportunities to raise awareness and take action in the fight against hunger. Donations during Hunger Action Month will be matched dollar for dollar. Your gift goes twice as far to provide meals for hungry people in our community. Make a donation today.
86 Hunger at Local Restaurants
During Hunger Action Month, various restaurants across Chicago will be participating in the 86 Hunger charity dine-around. A portion of the sales from certain menu items will be donated to the Food Depository. See a list of participating restaurants.
Raise Your Voice on Video
Download the new GCFD Voices app on iTunes or Google Play. Share the story of why you advocate against hunger with a short video from your computer or smartphone. We’ll share your video on YouTube and Facebook to amplify anti-hunger voices. Learn more and get started now.
Go Orange to Raise Awareness
On September 14, wear orange during Hunger Action Day to show your support for hunger relief efforts. Or, change your social media profile picture to the Food Depository’s orange logo to raise awareness and let your friends know you believe no one should go hungry. Download the orange logo.
Start or Support a Food Drive
Hosting a food drive is a great way to make an immediate impact on hunger in our community. Learn more about food drives.
On September 28, Union Station commuters will have the opportunity to support the Union Station Online Food Drive. Volunteers will distribute donation cards during the commute. Make a gift now.