Hickory Point Bank Wins Corporate Food Fight Challenge for Second Year in a Row

Central Illinois Foodbank held its Corporate Food Fight Challenge awards breakfast on Thursday, October 26th. The breakfast recognized the 13 businesses that participated in this year's challenge, which included: Bank of Springfield, Hickory Point Bank, BUNN, Horace Mann, Staff Carpet, Memorial, United Community Bank, ACE Hardware, Allscripts, TROXELL and Kerber, Eck, & Braekel.

Coffee and Donuts to Help the Foodbank

On November 15th you can help out the Foodbank by giving up your $5 cup of coffee for the day and swinging by the Foodbank to get a cup of coffee from Custom Cup and Krispy Kreme donut on us

19th Annual Harvest Celebration Raises $92,000

The 19th Annual Harvest Celebration to benefit Central Illinois Foodbank was held at Erin's Pavilion on September 28th. The event presented by DYNEGY, raised $90,000 to help fight hunger in central and southern Illinois.

Local Health Centers Prescribe Fresh Produce

Thanks to The Walt Disney Company Central Illinois Foodbank, along with partners SIU Center for Family Medicine and Central Counties Health Centers will distribute more fresh produce to those who need it most. Central Illinois Foodbank was awarded a $15,000 grant from Disney to supply two large coolers and fresh produce to each of the health center sites.
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