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Food Drives

A food drive is a powerful way to bring together your community to make a direct impact on the fight against hunger. Individuals, families or groups join together to collect food and grocery products, usually within a given time period, to donate to the FoodBank to help families in need.

Get Started! Register your food drive and check out our Most-Wanted Food Items Flyer in our helpful resources section.

Or you can host a virtual food drive instead. Follow the instructions at the link and reach out to us with questions.

Important Dates: Thanksgiving Food Drives

Supporters interested in holding food drives for Thanksgiving might find the following dates helpful:

  • Deadline for donating food: November 22, 2022
  • Annual CFBNJ Turkey Drive: November 19 & 20, 2022

We will accept food donations at any time but if you specifically want food distributed for Thanksgiving, please use these dates as a reference. Thank you for your support for our hungry neighbors!


Gleny Herlihy, Hillside Food Sourcing Manager

Colette Kraus, Egg Harbor Township Food Sourcing Manager

Evelyn Chiu, Special Events Manager