Sharing a nourishing meal with your loved ones is extra special during the holidays.

Gathering around a table of warm food helps warm the heart. But unfortunately, not everyone has the food they need to thrive this holiday season. 

You can help create a season filled with kindness, warmth and nourishing meals for local families by supporting the Foodbank this holiday season. Together, let’s help warm the hearts of our neighbors in need, one nourishing meal at a time.

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The Holiday Campaign supports our neighbors.

Meet Sandy.

It’s around 10am on a Wednesday. Sandy has been waiting in line for a local food distribution for half an hour. While she eagerly waits for her groceries, she has a smile on her face. “My name is Sandy, like candy,” she introduces herself.

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Financial Contributions

Please consider making a personal donation or a corporate gift. Please contact Leslie Genovese at or 330.777.7572 to make a corporate gift.

Employee Giving

A few dollars from each paycheck can make a lasting impact. Learn more ways your organization can engage with the Foodbank.

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Contact Debra Hagarty at 330.535.6900 or to learn ways you can support the Foodbank through deferred and planned gifts.

Start a Fundraiser

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Coordinate a Food & Funds Drive

Collect food and funds for your Foodbank to help our neighbors in need.

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Host a Virtual Food Drive

Create your own, personalized online fundraiser and share the link via email and through your social networks.

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Start a Facebook Fundraiser

Facebook makes it easy to create an online fundraiser for the Foodbank. You can invite your family and friends to donate and help spread the word on social media.

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Other Ways to Help

Send a Tribute Gift 

Make a gift in honor of friends, family or employees. A traditional or e-card can be sent to them in recognition of your generosity.

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Stop by either Foodbank campus to purchase an ornament to help decorate the lobby. We are open Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm.

Campus Info

Selfless Elf 5k

Selfless Elf 5k

December 16, 2023

Dress in your favorite, festive holiday-themed costume and join us for the 11th annual Selfless Elf 5k run/walk benefiting the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. Enjoy a morning of fun for the entire family as we raise funds and awareness for people struggling with hunger in our community. Strollers are permitted at this event.

Register Today!