Host a Virtual Fundraising or Food Drive Campaign

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Fundraising and Food Donation Drive Options

Stay home, stay safe, and let your co-workers, family and friends support your VIRTUAL FOOD DRIVE or VIRTUAL FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

Virtual Food Drives

Our Virtual Food Drive options allows you to participate in a community response that is easy, fast, and SAFE to help your neighbors who are struggling with hunger. In fact, your donation will go even further and provide a simple and immediate way to help end hunger in North Central Ohio. These funds allow Second Harvest to quickly and economically source the most-needed items for people. For every one dollar donated, Second Harvest can provide 7 meals.

Virtual Fundraising Campaigns

Let us create a safe and secure donation page for your campaign. You and your friends can access it with a custom QR Code or a special link to your virtual donation page. With just a few clicks, anyone you share the code or link with can purchase the most-needed nutritious items, multiply the impact of the gift, and make a difference in the lives of neighbors in need.

To Get Started

To learn more about starting your own Virtual Fund or Food Drive, please contact: Mindi Flynn

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Hosting a Food Donation Drive

Food donation drive items

Are you or your organization interested in running a food drive to benefit Second Harvest? Here are a few things to consider when planning your food drive:

  • You will need to have some way to collect the food. Gather boxes or have your donors use bags.
  • At the completion of your drive, drop collected items off at the warehouse. Food donations can be dropped off at our warehouse at the DONATION DROP-OFF door on Monday through Friday from 8AM until 3 PM.
  • Consider donating food from Second Harvest’s Healthy Food Choice Suggestions
  • Food with an expiration date earlier than the previous year, cannot be used.
  • We can offer you stats and information to include in your marketing materials.

For every one pound of food donated, we can provide 1.2 meals.