Central Illinois Foodbank Receives 8th Straight 4-Star Rating

Central Illinois Foodbank has been awarded a 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency from Charity Navigator. The 4-star rating is the highest possible rating given by Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.

Where To Find Food This Summer

Summer vacation can be a stressful time for kids. They are used to receiving meals at school for breakfast and lunch and now that may be difficult at home this summer. That's why there are summer feeding sites set up to help ease the stress for kids and their parents.

Let the Food Fight Begin

Central Illinois Foodbank kicks off the 10th Annual Corporate Food Fight Challenge this month with a goal of getting 25 businesses to compete in the food, funds and friends drive. In 2016, over $24,000 was raised by 20 businesses, who also logged 353 volunteer hours and donated over 9,700 pounds of food.

Foodbank Teams Up with USPS to Stamp Out Hunger

Central Illinois Foodbank is asking for central Illinois’ support on May 13th as it joins America’s letter carriers and Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization in the annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Hosted each year by the National Association of Letter Carriers, Stamp Out Hunger is the largest single-day food drive in the country. The event helps to support local food banks and the one in six Americans who struggle with hunger.
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