September is Hunger Action Month - Take action now to help solve hunger in northern Nevada and across the nation. Throughout the month of September, Food Bank of Northern Nevada will join Feeding America and their network of more than 200 food banks in a month-long campaign to spread awareness and mobilize the public to take action in the fight against hunger. We've got a lot of ways for you to get involved, too, all month long. Together, we can solve hunger.™
RSVP to our Hunger Action Month Facebook event: Let us know you're joining in with the fun and don't forget to share with your friends.
Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: Stay up-to-date with our Hunger Action Month happenings and show us what you're doing to get involved.
Go Orange for Hunger Action Day.™ Help us turn the community orange on September 4 by wearing orange and turning your Facebook profile picture and coverphoto orange. Don't forget to show us your orange on social media.
Shop with the Tuna Queen: The 4th annual month-long Run on Tuna food drive will kick off with a giant garage sale on September 6. Shop from 7am-2pm and help DeDe work towards her goal of 10,000 cans of tuna to be donated to the Food Bank this September. | 350 Sunnyside Drive, Reno
Farmers Market Fun: Join us at the Great Basin Farmers Market from 3:30-7:30pm on September 4, 11, and 18 for some chicken plop fun. You could win Market Bucks and cash prizes, and you'll be supporting the Food Bank, too.
Join us for the Great American Milk Drive:
We'll be kicking the milk drive into high-gear on Friday, September 19. Come see us from 2-6pm at Smith's on Baring Blvd or Sak N Save on Oddie in Reno. Our friends from Model Dairy will be handing out goodies, and you can make a donation to the Great American Milk Drive on-site.
Pay Us a Visit:
Join us at 5:30pm
on September 30
when we close out Hunger Action Month™ with a tour of the Food Bank. Enjoy refreshments as you learn about the operation that helps feed more than 89,000 of our northern Nevada neighbors every month! This event is FREE to all who wish to attend. RSVP via Eventbrite, and you'll be entered into a drawing to win a limited edition "Together" ceramic bowl created by local artist Joe Winter to commemorate our 30th anniversary (value $100).
Dine & Give:
Grab a treat at Yogurt Beach on September 8, mention the Food Bank of Northern Nevada, and 30% of your purchase will be donated! Visit any of these three locations: 748 S Meadows Pkwy, Reno | 3882 Mayberry Dr, Reno | 113 Los Altos Pkwy, Sparks
Eat Wings. Raise Funds. On September 17 and September 24, Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 10% of your bill when you dine from 5-9pm and present your server with a copy of the Buffalo Wild Wings flier.
Here at the Food Bank, we love our supporters. In fact, we think you're pretty awesome. We hope you're ready to have some fun with us all month long while we celebrate Hunger Action Month and ask you to share your awesomeness with our community.
Make a difference. Donate. Advocate. Volunteer. Be Awesome.