Northern Illinois Food Bank is fortunate to partner with many local and national companies, organizations and individuals to raise awareness and funds for our neighbors in need. Consider supporting these partnerships or starting your own to help solve hunger.

Remember, every $1 donated can help provide $8 worth of groceries!

 


Cause Marketing Promotions

 

Jewel-Osco

Thank you to our friends at Jewel-Osco who are collecting donations at the register for the Nourishing Neighbors Community Relief Campaign. Proceeds will benefit local food banks, their network food pantries, schools and senior centers. We are grateful for your partnership and generosity through food and fund donations and this special promotion.

 

 

Coca-Cola, Utz, & Bo’s Burgers

From April 22 – September 8, customers at all Jewel stores in Illinois & Indiana have an opportunity to give back! When customers purchase any Coca-Cola product, a 7.0-7.5 oz. bag of UTZ chip products, and a 32 oz. box of Bo’s Burgers frozen patty products, they will donate $1 to the Food Bank (up to $10,000). 

 

Kendra Scott

Until December 31st, 50% of all proceeds from purchasing an Everlyne Bracelet will be donated to support Feeding America food banks.  Check out these beautiful bracelets on their website to pick out your own fashionable jewelry!

 

Crocs

From July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021, Crocs customers can choose to donate at checkout (in-store and online) to solve hunger! Proceeds will benefit Feeding America and local food banks, including Northern Illinois Food Bank. And stay tuned! Later this year, Crocs will be releasing a new set of limited-edition Jibbitz™ charms for your Crocs that will benefit the Feeding America network.

 

AT&T

Through December 31st, customers signing up for AT&T Internet will have an option to donate part of their signup rewards to Feeding America to support local food banks including Northern Illinois Food Bank. Visit their website to learn more about the program.

 

Nobel House

Nobel House greatly appreciates their supporters that are currently purchasing gift cards to support local restaurants. For every gift card sold, Nobel House (Geneva location) will donate 10% of the proceeds to Northern Illinois Food Bank.

Location: Geneva

Shake Shack

Ongoing

For every Pie Oh My flavored concrete sold, Shake Shack will donate 5% of the proceeds to the Food Bank.

Locations: Schaumburg, Vernon Hills, Oak Brook

 

That’s Caring

Ongoing

Buy the perfect hostess gift, holiday gift, or corporate gift basket from That’s Caring. For every basket purchased, That’s Caring donates funds to Northern Illinois Food Bank’s Backpack Program, which provides meals to kids over the weekend, when they aren’t able to rely on school lunches. Visit the website to view their selection and make a difference to the youth in our community.

The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory – Annual Slice Campaign

From July 30, 2020- July 29, 2021, The Cheesecake Factory will donated $0.25 for every slice of  the Chocolate Caramelicious Cheesecake Made with Snickers flavor sold to Feeding America, which benefits Northern Illinois Food Bank.

 

BoxLunch

Ongoing

Every $10 purchased in-store and online will result in BoxLunch donating 1 meal ($0.10) to the Feeding America network, benefiting Northern Illinois Food Bank.

Locations: Rockford & ONLINE

 

Amazon Smile

Ongoing

When you shop at AmazonSmile and select Northern Illinois Food Bank, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price. Bookmark this link and support us when you shop!

 

Pampered Chef

Ongoing

Pampered Chef is offering limited-edition kitchen products that will result in a donation equivalent to 10 meals to Feeding America (which benefits Northern Illinois Food Bank). Shop the “Round Up From the Heart” products at www.pamperedchef.com.

 

The Great American Milk Drive

Ongoing

The first-ever nationwide program to deliver nutrient-rich gallons of milk to children and families who need it most. Donations go to Northern Illinois Food Bank based on the donor’s zip code and is distributed in the form of milk coupons. Visit milklife.com give today!

 

 

 

Prairie Farms Our Caps Your Cause

Ongoing

Donate 5¢ to the food bank with your purchase of Prairie Farms milk in gallon or half gallon sizes. Peel off the Prairie Farms cap sticker and enter the unique code at www.prairiefarms.com/our-caps-your-cause.aspx.

 

Charity Miles

Ongoing

Download the Charity Miles app in iTunes or the Play Store, and get started. Select Feeding America as your charity of choice, and Charity Miles will donate 10 cents per mile biked, and 25 cents per mile walked or ran. Northern Illinois Food Bank will receive 65% of the donations raised in our service area. So get out there, get healthy, and help feed our hungry neighbors.

Visit www.charitymiles.org for more information

 


Third Party Events

 

 

 

Music: Food For Life
by Chicago Musicians Care

Chicago Musicians Care found local Chicagoland music acts and hosted an online concert titled “Music: Food For Life” on May 30th. Visit their Facebook page to tune in and watch the recorded concert video and make a donation to Northern Illinois Food Bank as you listen!

A Fund-RAZOR with Brad Schneider

Like many Americans, Brad Schneider has used this period of working from home and social distancing to grow a Covid-19 beard.

But as Illinois moves to re-open, he thinks it’s time for a change. Brad’s goal is to raise $5,000 for Northern Illinois Food Bank for a “fund razor” to get rid of his quarantine beard. You can help Brad get clean shaven again AND donate to his fundraiser by CLICKING HERE.

 

Suzy’s Angels
by Suzy’s Swirls

Suzy’s Swirl, an ice cream shop in Lake Bluff, has free downloadable “Suzy’s Angels” to spread good cheer. They’re also selling sticker and magnet versions of the Suzy’s Angels design to benefit the Food Bank.

 

 


Host an Online Fundraiser

Want to raise money online for Northern Illinois Food Bank to feed neighbors in need in your community? There are endless ways and every dollar makes a difference!

Ready to start? Create your online fundraiser!

If you have questions about starting a fundraiser please contact Molly Speckman, 630-443-6910 ext. 196 mspeckman@northernilfoodbank.org.