Signature Events

A Cup of HopeFight Hunger 5KA Taste That MattersHunger Scramble


A Cup of Hope


A Cup of Hope:

Rise Up to Solve Hunger

hosted by Northern Illinois Food Bank’s Executive Women’s Council

Join us as we Rise Up to Solve Hunger at our upcoming virtual Cup of Hope on Sunday March 7, 2021! This spring’s event will feature performances by actors from the Broadway hit musical Hamilton singing some of your favorite songs with special performance by Miguel Cervantes, Ta-tynisa Wilson and Tamar Green. Enjoy a theatrical performance, special silent auction, raffle prizes and much more all from the safety of your home! Proceeds from A Cup of Hope directly benefit Northern Illinois Food Bank’s various feeding programs.

For additional information, please contact Shelby Johnson at 630-443-6910 ext. 117 or

View photos from the 2020 event!


Fight Hunger 5K

2020 Foodie 5K Last Call!

Make a Difference This Season and Register Today

As 2020 draws to a close, we know many of our neighbors will continue to struggle from the challenges of this year. We’re offering a “Last Call” on our Foodie 5K 2020 race to raise more funds to feed Northern Illinois during this critical time. Register today to take action and help provide groceries to neighbors in need!



April 2021 – 9:00AM

Cantigny Park
1 S 151 Winfield Rd. Wheaton, IL 60189

During a time when we can’t be together in person, we’re grateful for the opportunity to be together virtually and team up to make sure no one goes hungry in Northern Illinois! Supporters can register to walk, run, or exercise on their own to get in the Foodie 5K spirit on event day! Participants receive a swag bag with sponsor giveaways, an exclusive medal and a Foodie 5K t-shirt! All ages welcome.

For sponsorship information or if you have any questions/concerns, contact Chris Fisher: Email or call 630-443-6910 ext. 221.

Search #Foodie5K on social media to view participant photos from the 2020 Virtual Events!


A Taste That Matters

10th Annual A Taste That Matters

Presented by Jewel-Osco

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Virtual A Taste That Matters on September 24th presented by Jewel. We raised enough to help provide $1.5 million worth of groceries for our neighbors in need!

For questions, inquiries, or to donate a silent auction item, please contact Shelby Johnson at 630-443-6910 ext. 117.

Our 2020 event was virtual, but view photos from the 2019 event!


Hunger Scramble

23rd Annual

Hunger Scramble Golf Outing

August 2021
Cantigny Golf Club, Wheaton

Join us for a fun, scramble-style outing, including on-course tastings and giveaways and scenic views. Immediately followed by an outdoor lunch including food, open bar, a silent auction and raffle prizes. This event will sell-out!

For sponsorship information, more information, or to donate a silent auction or raffle item, contact Chris Fisher at 630-443-6910 ext. 221.

View photos from the 2020 event!