Join a collaborative network of nearly 600 hunger-relief programs dedicated to feeding people in our community. Because of our collective effort, individuals struggling with food insecurity have access to nourishing meals.

Did you know? 

  • Approximately 80% of food is distributed FREE to partners. 
  • Fresh produce, dairy products, bakery items and other perishable items are ALWAYS FREE to partners. 
  • There is no initial or annual cost to be a partner and no minimum in dollars spent.

Foodbank partners include pantries, meal sites, shelters, senior centers, youth programs and many more. Network partners must be a 501(c)(3) public charity, or a church recognized by the IRS and must be located within the Foodbank's service area, including Carroll, Holmes, Medina, Portage, Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas and Wayne counties. 

To become a network partner, please complete both of the applications below. Once complete, a member of the network partners and programs team will contact you regarding the next steps, including documentation needed, completing a site visit and attending an orientation.

If you have questions about the application process, please contact Nathan Kreis at 330.436.3173 or