Special Events & Food Drives

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Special Events

#FoodBank24: A Food Bank Facebook Telethon
September 15-16 (noon to noon)
Here's a special way to learn more about the Food Bank AND take action! We’ve got 24 hours to raise enough funds to provide 120,000 meals to our hungry neighbors. Follow along on Facebook for video tours of our facilities, interviews with staff and partners, plus Food Bank news. Visit foodbank24.org for more information.

Hunger Action Month
September 2016
There's never been a better time to help us reach our No One Goes Hungry mission! Visit foodbankcenc.org/HAM for our 30 Ways in 30 Days calendar, graphics you can sahre, and more! Be sure to wear orange on Hunger Action Day (Sept. 8th)! 

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Community Events & Food Drives

Triangle: Delicious! Book Tour
September 19, October 8, 2016
Writer Julia Hsu Low and illustrator Suzanne McDermott will be on tour to share their new book, Delicious!. These mouth watering pages bring a singular perspective of vegetables and fruits, local and exotic. Join us at Midtown Farmers Market in the Commons at North Hills from 8 am to 12 pm. Proceeds benefit the Food Bank. Learn more: http://www.thedeliciousbook.com/2016-tour.html

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Retail Food Drives

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Ongoing Promotions

AmazonSmile
The Food Bank is an official participant of AmazonSmile! Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the Food Bank. For more info, please visit: https://smile.amazon.com

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Triangle Food Guy
Planning your next employee luncheon in the triangle? We are pleased to partner with Triangle Food Guy - a local company that offers worry-free corporate catering. A portion of all proceeds are donated to the Food Bank. Learn more: www.trianglefoodguy.com.

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Foodtweeks
The Food Bank has partnered with foodtweeks™, a mobile app that shows you how to keep eating your everyday foods but consume fewer calories by making a few minor changes, or tweeks. Every time you use foodtweeks™ to remove calories from your food, a donation is made to the Food Bank. Just download the free app on your Android or iPhone, create an account, enter the promo code FBCENC to double your donation, and get started! See www.foodtweeks.com for more information.

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The Great American Milk Drive
That gallon of milk you consider a staple in your refrigerator is missing from the homes of many folks in our service area that are food insecure. In partnership with Feeding America, The Great American Milk Drive makes it easy to give a gallon of nutrient-rich milk to the Food Bank with just a click of your mouse! Your monetary donation will be sent to us in the form of milk coupons that we will then use to provide milk to local families in need. Learn more and donate: https://milklife.com/give

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Move For Hunger
The Food Bank is delighted to partner with Move For Hunger - an organization that offers to pickup unwanted, non-perishable food items during the moving process and deliver them to local food banks. Simply use one of the moving partners in our area and they will provide a box for food items. You can pack it or use their professional moving staff. Move For Hunger will make arrangements for the items to be delivered to our locations. Read more about Move For Hunger or find a local mover who gives back.

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