Foodie 5K

Lace up for our Foodie 5K fun run - in three locations in 2015 - Wheaton, Libertyville and Joliet. Registration is OPEN for Wheaton and Libertyville!


Northern Illinois Food Bank launches new strategic plan to provide every meal, every day, for every hungry neighbor by 2020.

Together We Can Solve Hunger in Northern Illinois

Help us make a difference for our hungry neighbors when you donate time, food or money.

What’s New From Northern Illinois Food Bank

Text HUNGER to give 12 meals

General Mills Outnumber Hunger text-to-donate campaign runs from February 24th to March 16th. Text the word ‘HUNGER’ to 35350. You will receive a text back, reply with your zip code, and General Mills will donate 12 meals to Northern Illinois Food Bank.

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Serving Hope

Hunger knows no season! Want to help feed hungry neighbors all year long? Join Serving Hope, our monthly giving club, and your donations will ensure access to nutritious food when they need it most. Sign up today...

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A Taste that Matters presented by Jewel-Osco

Join us as we celebrate the 4th annual A Taste That Matters: a culinary event benefiting Northern Illinois Food Bank. More than 600 guests will sample signature dishes from local restaurants and Chefs and bid on an expansive silent auction.

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Food Bank relocates Northwest Center

Northern Illinois Food Bank’s Northwest Center moved from Loves Park to Rockford last month. This Center serves as the Food Bank’s hub for serving more than 170 community food pantries and feeding programs in Winnebago, Boone, Stephenson and Ogle counties.

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