Organize a Food Drive

Thank you for hosting a food drive! 

Below you'll find everything you need to make yours a success.

About Hunger

Thousands of local children in CT and NY are experiencing food insecurity, an issue only made worse by the pandemic. With your help, we can continue to provide free weekend meals to students in need.

We welcome food drives any time of the year. Food drives are essential to help Filling in the Blanks replenish our supplies and keep our weekend meal bags filled with nutritious food for local kids.

We're fighting childhood hunger one meal at a time.


Figures reflect our work over the last 12 months.

Starting a food drive is easy!

Find a Location

Start with a good location with lots of foot traffic! Offices, schools, grocery stores, and sporting events are all great locations.

Print a Flyer

Download a flyer below to promote the date, time and location of your food drive.


Share with your friends! Download our social toolkit and email template here to get the word out.

Choose a Flyer

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Thanksgiving Flyer

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Superbowl Flyer

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Most Needed Items

  • 1 LB bag of spaghetti

  • Canned tomato sauce (8 oz)

  • Canned vegetables (15 oz)

  • Canned Corn (15oz)

  • Canned Tuna in water (5oz)

  • Mac and Cheese (6oz box)

  • Canned soup (10.75 oz)

How to get donations to FITB:

Ship them to us or drop them off at our warehouse

Monday-Friday 9AM-4PM

346 Main Ave., Suite 3A

Norwalk, CT 06851

Entrance is at the loading dock.

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