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

Sunday March 7, 2021
2:00 – 3:00PM


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 from 2-3PM! 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.

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


View photos from the 2020 event!


Fight Hunger 5K/10K

April 17, 2021
Virtual & In-Person Race Options Available

The fight against hunger isn’t just a sprint to the finish, but a commitment to go the distance to support our neighbors in need. You can register today for the Fight Hunger 5K/10K and join with Northern Illinois Food Bank to help get groceries to our community during this difficult time. Join today and help us raise enough funds to help provide $2 MILLION worth of groceries in Northern Illinois!

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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 Fall 2021

Presented by Jewel-Osco

Date: TBD

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 24, 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!