Long Haul Against Hunger

Dec 01, 2017

The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank is proud to partner with iHeartMedia for the Long Haul Against Hunger event on Friday, Dec. 1 from 6:00am-7:00pm. Listeners of 98.1 WKDD, My 101.7, Rock 106.9, 99.7 Canton’s New Country, Fox Sports 1350 and 640 WHLO are encouraged to collect non-perishable food items and monetary donations to support those in our community struggling with hunger.

We will be accepting donations while broadcasting live from two locations. On-air personalities and volunteers will be onsite to accept monetary donations and to help unload food donations from vehicles.

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Start an Online Fundraiser

Consider creating an online fundraising page for the 2017 Long Haul Against Hunger event. It's simple to set-up, you can personalize your page, and it easily allows you to send the link to your friends and family via social media. Collecting monetary donations this holiday season is a powerful way to support your Foodbank and those struggling with hunger. $1 = 4 meals!



Donations made during the Long Haul Against Hunger event will be matched by FirstEnergy Foundation and The J.M. Smucker Company. Can't make it to either location? Make a donation on our website and your gift will also be matched.