Organize a Fundraiser

Make a Difference – Your Way!

Organize a FundraiserThe Food Bank is grateful to individuals and groups who organize fundraising events to benefit hungry Rhode Islanders. Past events have included:

  • Benefit concerts
  • Food sampling or wine tasting events
  • Sales/promotions in which a portion of an item’s price is donated to the Food Bank

To organize an event, download our Special Event Form. Send your completed form to Samuel Howard, Communications Coordinator, via email or by fax to (401) 942-2328. You may also mail it to: Rhode Island Community Food Bank 200 Niantic Avenue Providence RI 02907.

Once we receive this document, we will review it and be in contact with you to discuss your ideas. Thanks for considering organizing an event for the Food Bank! You may also want to check out our digital tool to create a fundraising page.

You can also host a “Virtual” Food Drive. With #GiveHealthy, you can raise money that goes directly toward the purchase and delivery of healthy food that we’ve selected.

Businesses and Organizations

If you would like to organize a food or fund drive for your business or organization, download our booklet of best practices, One Company Can, or email Hugh Minor to request a copy in the mail.