Volunteer. Advocate. Donate.
Make a difference for our hungry neighbors.
Kate is one of the 33,000 children in eastern Illinois who struggle with hunger. Watch the video of her story and find out how you can help.
Take part in the nation's largest one-day food drive!
It's simple, leave your donated food in a box or bag at your mailbox and your postal worker will collect it.
Eastern Illinois Foodbank works to alleviate hunger in eastern Illinois through cooperation with a network of food pantries, agencies and other programs. The Foodbank distributes donated and discounted food throughout a 14-county service area in cooperation with 220 member agencies and programs. Through these agencies, the Foodbank provides meals to more than 57,000 men, women and children each month.
Alleviating Hunger. Nourishing Stronger Communities.
Numbers represent progress so far in fiscal year 2014 (July 1, 2013 - March 31, 2014)
Average # individuals* served monthly by member agencies
Number of meals provided
to our hungry neighbors
Pounds of nutritious produce
distributed in our 14 counties
Only 4% of every dollar is used for administration & fundraising
* duplicated count