Your business, school, congregation or organization has decided to give back to the community by helping our neighbors facing hunger. Now what?

Follow these easy steps from Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin and get started today with your food/fund drive, third-party event or promotion to benefit the Foodbank and southwestern Wisconsin’s families and individuals struggling with hunger.


View our Partnership Packet for details on organizing a successful food/fund drive, third-party event or promotion with little or no Foodbank resources. Learn which donations Second Harvest Foodbank needs most, the value of donations of money ($1 = 3 meals) and food (1.2 pounds = 1 meal) and the support we may be able to offer.


Decide what your food/fund drive or event will raise: Funds only. Funds and food. Food only.

For monetary donations, will you collect both cash and checks? How?


Complete and email the Participation Form to, who will contact you with next steps.


Begin your drive and raise the most meals you can! The Top 5 Food/Fund Drives & Events are recognized monthly from January-October. Top drives conducted in November and December are recognized on the NBC15 Share Your Holidays Honor Roll.

Have immediate questions? Contact at 608-216-7248.