Upcoming Events 2020

THE SOUPER BOWL

January 26 | 1pm – 4pm | Food Bank of Northwest Indiana | foodbanknwi.org/soup

Join us for the first annual Souper Bowl on January 26th, 2020! This soup sampling competition will feature 20+ soups, local vendors, raffles, and Super Bowl Squares. To learn more about entering your soup recipe, becoming a vendor,  or purchasing squares, please contact Amy McDunn at 219.980.1777, ext 313 or amcdunn@foodbanknwi.org.

 

“SLAM DUNK HUNGER” HAPPY HOUR

March 20 | 4pm – 7pm | Longshots | foodbanknwi.org/march

It’s March Madness time! Watch the first and second rounds of the NCAA tournament while supporting hunger relief in Northwest Indiana. Your $10 admission includes a drink ticket, light appetizers, and provides 30 meals to our neighbors in need. All attendees will be entered into raffles for some great prizes. Sponsorship opportunities available. For more information, contact Amy McDunn at 219.980.1777, ext 313 or amcdunn@foodbanknwi.org.

 

AFTER HOURS @ THE FOOD BANK

May 14 | 5pm – 7pm | Food Bank of Northwest Indiana | foodbanknwi.org/afterhours

Join us for “After Hours at the Food Bank”, an evening of mingling and munching to support our hunger relief efforts in the Region. We’re welcoming our NWI Chambers of Commerce, corporate partners, community members, and friends to enjoy hearty appetizers, drinks, music, and networking. For every canned good or non-perishable item you bring, you’ll be entered into raffles for some great prizes. Sponsorship opportunities available. For more information, contact Amy McDunn at 219.980.1777, ext 313 or amcdunn@foodbanknwi.org.

 

THE SOIREE

June 14 | 3pm – 6pm | Food Bank of Northwest Indiana | foodbanknwi.org/soiree

Enjoy food and drinks from local chefs, restaurants, and breweries at The Soiree, on Sunday, June 14th, at 3pm. The afternoon will include hearty samplings, craft beer, wine, live music, a silent auction, mystery bags, and other themed raffles. Our special VIP Experience, sponsored by American Airlines, will include exclusive early silent auction access, a high end wine pairing, and an opportunity to win an AA travel package. All proceeds support our programs and services for individuals and families facing hunger.

Attire is black and white.

Sponsorship opportunities available. For additional information, please contact Allyson Vaulx, avaulx@foodbanknwi.org, 219-980-1777 ext. 314.

RIDE THE REGION

September 5 | 10am – 1pm | Food Bank of Northwest Indiana |foodbanknwi.org/ride

On Saturday, September 5th, motorcycle riders from all over the Region will ride 80 miles throughout the streets of Northwest Indiana to raise awareness and funds for individuals facing hunger. The Ride will begin and end at the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana, 6490 Broadway, Merrillville, with kickstands up at 10am, followed by an end rally celebration.  The cost of $25 per rider provides 75 meals for hungry indviduals and families (also includes tshirt, wristband, and entry into end rally celebration). For sponsorship opportunities or for more information, please contact Allyson Vaulx at avaulx@foodbanknwi.org or 219-980-1777 ext. 314.

 

THE HUNGER HIKE

September 19 | 9am – 12pm | Hidden Lake |foodbanknwi.org/hike

Walk, run, or bike with the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana on Saturday, September 19th, at the Hunger Hike! Create a team with your family, friends, and coworkers to raise awareness and funds to provide meals for individuals and families facing hunger.

Children 12 and under are invited to participate in our Kidz Climb, up and down the 30ft hill at Hidden Lake Park.

Individuals who raise $250 or more will be recognized as one of our 2020 Hunger Heroes. Benefits include leading the walk, a Hunger Hero sweatshirt, and special day of event recognition.

Company tents with included registrations and sponsorship opportunities are available. For additional information, please contact Allyson Vaulx, avaulx@foodbanknwi.org. 219-980-1777 ext. 314.