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.
- Giant Eagle Fairlawn, 2775 W. Market St., Fairlawn, OH 44333 (in the Fairlawn Plaza Shopping Center behind Chuck E. Cheese)
- Giant Eagle on The Strip, 6493 Strip Ave. NW, North Canton, OH 44720
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 415 Group, FirstEnergy Foundation, The J.M. Smucker Company and Summa Health. Can't make it to either location? Make a donation on our website and your gift will also be matched.