September is Hunger Action Month

Take Action Today

Give

Act now while your gift is DOUBLED by a $1 Million Matching Challenge. Help provide food and hope for our neighbors impacted by rising food costs.

GIVE TODAY

Advocate

Take a stand for policies that protect children from hunger. Send a message to congress to support the Healthy Meals, Healthy Kids Act.

RAISE YOUR VOICE

Volunteer

Play a hands-on role this Hunger Action Month. Volunteer to make a difference in our community. Learn more and sign up now.

VOLUNTEER NOW

Vote

We can’t end hunger if we don’t vote. Your vote is your voice. Get ready for the November election and raise your voice for hunger relief.

GET READY TO VOTE

Dine

During September, when you visit a restaurant partnering with us and order their 86 Hunger menu item, a portion of the sales of that item will be donated directly to the Food Depository.

86 HUNGER

Virtual Food Drive

Start a Virtual Food Drive and encourage your friends to donate to end hunger. Your donations will make an immediate impact in our community.

FUNDRAISE

Do you need food?

We all need help sometimes. Due to the continued hunger crisis, many families are facing hunger. You are not alone. Our network of more than 700 food pantries and programs is here to help. We serve all of our neighbors, regardless of race, religion, immigration status or any other factors.

 FIND FOOD NOW

Shop Food Depository Merch

Raise awareness about hunger in our community and support the Food Depository by shopping our online store for apparel, accessories and more! Net proceeds from all store purchases support our mission to end hunger and its root causes.

Shop Now

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September 23 is Hunger Action Day

September 23 is Feeding America’s Hunger Action Day — a day where collective efforts across the country are focused for greater impact. Help spread awareness by wearing orange and taking action on Hunger Action Day.

In addition, be on the lookout for Chicago buildings downtown illuminated orange beginning September 23 in honor of Hunger Action Month!