Annual Events

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

A Cup of Hope

A Cup of Hope

Presented by Nicor Gas
Hosted by Northern Illinois Food Bank’s Executive Women’s Council
March 6, 2022
Virtual Event

Join us as we fill our Cups with Hope and let kindness and generosity overflow. This spring’s virtual Cup of Hope program will feature two-time James Beard Award winner Gale Gand, nationally acclaimed pastry chef, and Jenny Tse, certified tea specialist and owner of Sipping Streams Tea Company in Fairbanks Alaska. For more information about A Cup of Hope, visit the Events Page.

View photos from the 2020 event!


Fight Hunger 5K/10K

Presented by Glanbia Performance Nutrition 
April 23, 2022
Cantigny Park, Wheaton and Virtual

Save the date as we come together for the 9th Annual Fight Hunger 5K/10K run/walk. The race against hunger is just a sprint to the finish, but a commitment to go the distance and provide healthy and nutritious fuel for our neighbors. For more information and to sign up, visit the Events Page.

View photos from the Fight Hunger 2021!


Hunger Scramble

Hunger Scramble Golf Outing

Presented by Old Second National Bank
August 2022
Cantigny Golf Club, Wheaton

A fun outdoor scramble style golf outing including on-course tastings, giveaways, and scenic views. Immediately followed by the 19th hole reception including lunch, open bar, silent auction and raffle prizes. This event will sell-out!

View photos from the 2021 event!


A Taste That Matters

A Taste That Matters

Presented by Jewel-Osco
June 23, 2022
Drury Lane Theater and Events, Oakbrook Terrace

Celebrate a decade of doing good at our annual A Taste That Matters with presenting sponsor, Jewel-Osco. Enjoy an evening filled with food, friends, and a silent auction – all benefiting our neighbors in need.

View photos from the 2019 event!