Signature Events & Committees

Volunteer to be an important part of Northern Illinois Food Bank’s annual events!

Special event volunteers assist in planning fundraising events, soliciting sponsorship or auction items, or providing day of event logistic support. If you would like to volunteer at an event, please email Shelby Johnson or call 630-443-6910 ext 117.


 

Hunger Scramble Golf Outing

What is it?

A game of golf at the Cantigny Golf Club to help Northern Illinois Food Bank feed hungry neighbors throughout 13 counties.

Volunteer Opportunities

Pre-event opportunities include: Collect raffle and auction items

Day of event opportunities include: Set-up (raffle & auction, registration, breakfast, etc); Golfer check-in; Serve lunch on the course; Golfer concierge; Assist hole sponsors; Photography, and more!


Fight Hunger 5K/10K

What is it?

An annual fun run/walk, now being hosted as a hybrid event with virtual and in-person options.

Who can volunteer?

Groups and individuals ages 8+ welcomed!

Volunteer Opportunities

Pre-event opportunities include: Packet assembly, pre-event packet pick-up

Day of event opportunities include: Course marshals, water station aides, mile marker attendants, packet pick-up distribution, photographers, + much more.


A Taste That Matters

What is it?

An evening filled with entertainment, an extensive silent auction, open bar, and mouthwatering tastings.

Volunteer Opportunities

Pre-event opportunities include: Collect raffle and auction items; Sell individual tickets and solicit sponsors; Recruit tasting station partners

Day of event opportunities include: Set-up (raffle & auction, room layout, etc); Guest check-in; Auction monitor


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