Every $1 Raised Helps Provide $8 Worth of Groceries!

Easy Set-Up


1. Choose Your Fundraiser

   + Create an Individual Fundraiser

   + Create a Team Fundraiser as a Team Captain

   + Join a Team Fundraiser as a Team Member


2. Customize & Manage Your Fundraiser

   + Customize the page with logos, photos, text, & video

   + Use your Fundraising Dashboard to track donations


3. Share Your Fundraiser

   + Send emails to invite others to participate

   + Use our social media templates to spread the word

   + Send updates to your donors about your success

Our fundraising pages are great for many different types of fundraisers!

Corporate Events

Get your co-workers, vendors, or customers involved by creating a customized page to mobilize your supporters around your philanthropic goals!

Athletic Events

Train for your favorite event or set your own personal goal and tie it to a fundraiser to feed neighbors!


Honor a birthday, holiday, or party by spreading hope with the Food Bank!

DIY Fundraisers

You can create a fundraiser for ANYTHING! You can tie it to your hobbies, or a craft, or make it a just-because-you-care way to give back.

Need some fresh fundraiser ideas?


Check out these past fundraisers to see how others are raising money!


Contact us to share your own fundraiser story!

Other Fundraising Opportunities

 Please click the links to learn more about our other ways to raise funds to solve hunger!

Bank of America Chicago Marathon Charity Team

The Food Bank is currently a Charity Partner for the annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon, typically hosted each October. Participants can commit to fundraising a minimum amount for the Food Bank and will be granted an entry through the Charity Team.

While the 2021 team is currently full, recruitment for the 2022 team will begin in October 2021.

Click Here to Learn More

Charity Streaming

Many video streaming platforms now offer ways to add a Donate button to a stream, turning your virtual events into engaging fundraising opportunities!

The Food Bank is also registered on Tiltify, a platform which allows supporters to use unique fundraising features in their Twitch livestreams.

Click Here to Learn More


Contact Molly Speckman at or 630-443-6910 ext. 196